NCCS - Number of Nonprofit Organizations in New York 1999 - 2009
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Number of Nonprofit Organizations in New York, 1999 - 2009

  1999 2009  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations78,941 100.0% 102,886 100.0% 30.3%
501(c)(3) Public Charities43,088 54.6% 65,628 63.8% 52.3%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations10,066 12.8% 13,659 13.3% 35.7%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations25,787 32.7% 23,599 22.9% -8.5%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities43,088 54.6% 65,628 63.8% 52.3%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
43,088 54.6% 65,628 63.8% 52.3%
Reporting Public Charities19,045 24.1% 23,646 23.0% 24.2%
Operating Public Charities16,493 20.9% 20,783 20.2% 26.0%
Supporting Public Charities2,552 3.2% 2,863 2.8% 12.2%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts24,043 30.5% 41,982 40.8% 74.6%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*- 0.0% 15,885 15.4% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations10,066 12.8% 13,659 13.3% 35.7%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations9,719 12.3% 13,098 12.7% 34.8%
Private Operating Foundations347 0.4% 561 0.5% 61.7%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations25,787 32.7% 23,599 22.9% -8.5%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.4,979 6.3% 4,608 4.5% -7.5%
Fraternal beneficiary societies5,146 6.5% 3,639 3.5% -29.3%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.3,334 4.2% 3,314 3.2% -0.6%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs4,596 5.8% 4,451 4.3% -3.2%
Social and recreational clubs2,924 3.7% 2,885 2.8% -1.3%
Post or organization of war veterans2,004 2.5% 1,974 1.9% -1.5%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations2,804 3.6% 2,728 2.7% -2.7%

Note: Excludes out-of-scope organizations.
Sources: IRS Business Master File 01/2010 (with modifications by the National Center for Charitable Statistics at the Urban Institute to exclude foreign and governmental organizations).
* The number of congregations is from the website of American Church Lists (http://list.infousa.com/acl.htm), 2004. These numbers are excluded from the totals for the state since approximately half of the congregations are included under registered public charities.