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

  2003 2013  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations17,073 100.0% 16,785 100.0% -1.7%
501(c)(3) Public Charities9,518 55.7% 11,224 66.9% 17.9%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations734 4.3% 681 4.1% -7.2%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations6,821 40.0% 4,880 29.1% -28.5%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities9,518 55.7% 11,224 66.9% 17.9%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
9,518 55.7% 11,224 66.9% 17.9%
Reporting Public Charities3,139 18.4% 4,084 24.3% 30.1%
Operating Public Charities2,772 16.2% 3,544 21.1% 27.8%
Supporting Public Charities367 2.1% 540 3.2% 47.1%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts6,379 37.4% 7,140 42.5% 11.9%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*Unknown 0.0% Unknown 0.0% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations734 4.3% 681 4.1% -7.2%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations696 4.1% 634 3.8% -8.9%
Private Operating Foundations38 0.2% 47 0.3% 23.7%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations6,821 40.0% 4,880 29.1% -28.5%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.1,506 8.8% 906 5.4% -39.8%
Fraternal beneficiary societies1,689 9.9% 1,244 7.4% -26.3%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.944 5.5% 798 4.8% -15.5%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs893 5.2% 654 3.9% -26.8%
Social and recreational clubs647 3.8% 482 2.9% -25.5%
Post or organization of war veterans503 2.9% 330 2.0% -34.4%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations639 3.7% 466 2.8% -27.1%

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: 8.