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Sector Analyzer

Analyze Various Philanthropic Sectors as Defined by You!

Ever wondered if Museums in D.C. tend to be larger than those in Florida? Are you interested in knowing if Health related charities have greater rainy day funds (working capital) than Environmental groups? You can use this feature to answer those questions and many, many more making this an important tool for curious donors and nonprofit professionals seeking benchmarking data.

Pulling data from the thousands of charities rated by Charity Navigator, this tool provides insight into how different types of charities perform. You have the option to define a sector as broadly or narrowly as youlike, by types of charities (Category and Cause), by location (Region and State) and by size (Total Expenses). The tool will then reveal the top and bottom 5 charities in the sector and display the averages for a variety of performance metrics. 

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Category
Sector Average
(8223 Charities)
Financial Score
85.46
Accountability & Transparency Score
89.96
Overall Score
86.26
Total Revenue
$15,837,816
Total Expenses
$14,422,286
Excess/Deficit
$1,415,531
Net Assets
$29,844,335
CEO Salary
$155,164
Program Expenses
80.3%
Administrative Expenses
10.5%
Fundraising Expenses
9.1%
Fundraising Efficiency
$0.11
Program Expense Growth
5.9%
Working Capital (years)
1.98
Liabilities to Assets
21.1%

Top 5 Charities
Overall Score
Overall Rating
Nashville Zoo
100.00
four stars
California Waterfowl Association
100.00
four stars
WildAid
100.00
four stars
Wildlife Conservation Network
100.00
four stars
Puppies Behind Bars
100.00
four stars

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