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Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations: NAICS 813

About the Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations subsector

The religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations subsector is part of the other services (except public administration) sector.

Industries in the Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations subsector group establishments that organize and promote religious activities; support various causes through grantmaking; advocate various social and political causes; and promote and defend the interests of their members.

North American Industry Classification System

The religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations subsector consists of these industry groups:

  • Religious Organizations: NAICS 8131
  • Grantmaking and Giving Services: NAICS 8132
  • Social Advocacy Organizations: NAICS 8133
  • Civic and Social Organizations: NAICS 8134
  • Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations: NAICS 8139

Workforce Statistics

This section provides information relating to employment and unemployment in religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations. While most data are obtained from employer or establishment surveys, information on industry unemployment comes from a national survey of households. The following tables present an overview of the industry including the number of jobs, the unemployment rate of those previously employed in the industry, data for occupations common to the industry, and projections of occupational employment change.

Employment and Unemployment

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Aug.
2019
Sep.
2019
Oct.
2019
Nov.
2019

Employment (in thousands)

Employment, all employees (seasonally adjusted)

3,050.0 3,043.2 (p)3,042.6 (p)3,046.1

Employment, production and nonsupervisory employees

2,549.9 2,497.1 (p)2,507.3  

Unemployment

Unemployment rate

3.2% 2.7% 1.7% 2.0%

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

(Source: Current Employment Statistics, Current Population Survey

Employment by Occupation

Data series Employment,
2018

Clergy

23,590

Public relations specialists

40,770

Self-enrichment education teachers

18,980

Social and community service managers

13,480

Social and human service assistants

27,920

(Source: Occupational Employment Statistics)

Projections

For projected (future) employment estimates, see the National Employment Matrix, which includes employment estimates by industry and occupation for religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations.

(Source: Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections)

Earnings and Hours

This section presents data on employee earnings and weekly hours. The latest industry averages of hourly earnings and weekly hours are shown. In addition, recent hourly and annual earnings are shown for occupations commonly found in religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations.

Earnings and Hours of All Employees

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Jul.
2019
Aug.
2019
Sep.
2019
Oct.
2019

Average hourly earnings

$28.17 $28.36 $28.93 (p)$28.82

Average weekly hours

31.2 31.1 31.3 (p)30.9

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

(Source: Current Employment Statistics)

Earnings and Hours of Production and Nonsupervisory Employees

Data series Back
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Jul.
2019
Aug.
2019
Sep.
2019
Oct.
2019

Average hourly earnings

$22.96 $23.09 $23.52 (p)$23.47

Average weekly hours

30.0 29.9 30.2 (p)29.8

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

(Source: Current Employment Statistics)

Earnings by Occupation

Data series Wages, 2018
Hourly Annual
Median Mean Median Mean

Clergy

21.09 24.84 43,860 51,660

Public relations specialists

28.46 32.60 59,200 67,810

Self-enrichment education teachers

16.77 19.75 34,890 41,080

Social and community service managers

33.69 38.28 70,080 79,630

Social and human service assistants

17.21 18.35 35,800 38,160

(Source: Occupational Employment Statistics)

Work-related Fatalities, Injuries, and Illnesses

This section presents data for the industry on the number of workplace fatalities and the rates of workplace injuries and illnesses per 100 full-time workers in religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations. An injury or illness is considered to be work-related if an event or exposure in the work environment either caused or contributed to the resulting condition or significantly aggravated a pre-existing condition.

Data series 2014 2015 2016 2017

Fatalities

Number of fatalities

43 35 44 35

Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.

Data series 2018

Rate of injury and illness cases per 100 full-time workers

Total recordable cases

2.1

Cases involving days away from work, job restriction, or transfer

0.9

Cases involving days away from work

0.6

Cases involving days of job transfer or restriction

0.3

Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria.

(Source: Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities)

Workplace Trends

This section presents data on the number of establishments in religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations.

Establishments

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3rd quarter
2018
4th quarter
2018
1st quarter
2019
2nd quarter
2019

Number of establishments

Private industry

149,264 149,820 (p)149,854 (p)150,545

Local government

460 457 (p)457 (p)459

State government

137 137 (p)138 (p)136

Federal government

38 39 (p)37 (p)33

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

(Source: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages)

 

Data extracted on: December 06, 2019