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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
(8220 Charities)
Financial Score
85.46
Accountability & Transparency Score
90.01
Overall Score
86.28
Total Revenue
$15,782,731
Total Expenses
$14,444,664
Excess/Deficit
$1,338,069
Net Assets
$29,799,993
CEO Salary
$155,227
Program Expenses
80.3%
Administrative Expenses
10.5%
Fundraising Expenses
9.1%
Fundraising Efficiency
$0.11
Program Expense Growth
6.0%
Working Capital (years)
1.97
Liabilities to Assets
20.5%

Top 5 Charities
Overall Score
Overall Rating
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
The NEA Foundation
100.00
four stars

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