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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
(47 Charities)
Financial Score
87.65
Accountability & Transparency Score
93.47
Overall Score
89.38
Total Revenue
$7,537,439
Total Expenses
$6,496,740
Excess/Deficit
$1,040,699
Net Assets
$9,904,164
CEO Salary
$197,820
Program Expenses
77.1%
Administrative Expenses
11.4%
Fundraising Expenses
11.3%
Fundraising Efficiency
$0.10
Program Expense Growth
11.7%
Working Capital (years)
1.42
Liabilities to Assets
13.6%

Top 5 Charities
Overall Score
Overall Rating
PAI
99.18
four stars
Justice in Aging
98.14
four stars
National Women's Law Center
98.09
four stars
FAIR Federation for American Immigration Reform
97.76
four stars
Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia
97.53
four stars

Bottom 5 Charities
Overall Score
Overall Rating
Citizens United Foundation
58.80
one star
National Center for Public Policy Research
68.86
one star
National Council of Jewish Women
79.68
two stars
FCNL Education Fund
79.78
two stars
FreedomWorks Foundation
80.02
three stars

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