NCCS - Number of Nonprofit Organizations in Illinois 2003 - 2013
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Number of Nonprofit Organizations in Illinois, 2003 - 2013

  2003 2013  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations60,466 100.0% 60,277 100.0% -0.3%
501(c)(3) Public Charities29,519 48.8% 36,801 61.1% 24.7%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations5,275 8.7% 5,337 8.9% 1.2%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations25,672 42.5% 18,139 30.1% -29.3%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities29,519 48.8% 36,801 61.1% 24.7%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
29,519 48.8% 36,801 61.1% 24.7%
Reporting Public Charities10,653 17.6% 14,132 23.4% 32.7%
Operating Public Charities9,030 14.9% 12,043 20.0% 33.4%
Supporting Public Charities1,623 2.7% 2,089 3.5% 28.7%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts18,866 31.2% 22,669 37.6% 20.2%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*Unknown 0.0% Unknown 0.0% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations5,275 8.7% 5,337 8.9% 1.2%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations5,124 8.5% 5,169 8.6% 0.9%
Private Operating Foundations151 0.2% 168 0.3% 11.3%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations25,672 42.5% 18,139 30.1% -29.3%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.4,429 7.3% 2,679 4.4% -39.5%
Fraternal beneficiary societies7,104 11.7% 3,841 6.4% -45.9%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.4,508 7.5% 3,984 6.6% -11.6%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs3,009 5.0% 2,274 3.8% -24.4%
Social and recreational clubs2,203 3.6% 1,850 3.1% -16.0%
Post or organization of war veterans2,027 3.4% 1,613 2.7% -20.4%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations2,392 4.0% 1,898 3.1% -20.7%

Note: Excludes out-of-scope organizations. "Reporting" public charities include all organizations filing IRS Form 990, 990-EZ or 990-PF. "Supporting" public charities include a small number of "mutual benefit" charities as well.
Sources: IRS Business Master Files 11/2003 and 10/2013 (with modifications by the National Center for Charitable Statistics at the Urban Institute to exclude foreign and governmental organizations). pcm2: 47.