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Number of Registered 501(c)(3) Public Charities by Age

(based on IRS ruling date)


Date
Created
Number
of
Organizations
a 1969 or earlier 164,983
b 1970 - 1979 81,285
c 1980 - 1989 105,237
d 1990 - 1994 68,534
e 1995 - 1999 86,441
f 2000 - 2001 42,270
g 2002 - 2003 46,519
h 2004 - 2005 52,604
i 2006 - 2007 52,694
j 2008 25,028
k 2009 31,149
l 2010 30,012
l 2011 32,797
l 2012 30,974
l 2013 38,754
l 2014 87,933
l 2015 68,196
l 2016 69,583
l 2017 51,337


Source: IRS Business Master File (modified by NCCS) 10/2017