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Charity / Non-Profit Statistics

Non-Profit Statistics Data
Percent of Americans give to charity each year 70 %
Percent of income given by Americans to charities each year 3 %
Annual value contributed to the US economy by non-profits $666.1 Billion
Annual revenue received by non-profits $1.1 trillion
Number of people that work for a non-profit organization 13.6 million
Annual amount of wages and salaries of the non-profit businesses $523.4 billion
Amount donated by individuals annually $222.9 Billion
Annual amount foundations give to non-profits $39.5 billion
Annual amount corporations, including corporate foundations, give to non-profits $14.9 billion
Number of people who said they volunteer annually 68.2
Number of hours people volunteer annually 12.9 billion
Amount Given Annually to Various Segment Amount Percent
Religion $102.32 billion 33.4%
Education $43.32 billion 12.1%
Human services $29.64 billion 9.7%
Health $23.15 billion 7.6%
Public-Society benefit $22.65 billion 7.4%
Arts, culture and humanities $13.67 billion 4.5%
International affairs $13.22 billion 4.3%
Environment and animals $6.96 billion 2.3%
Foundations $27.73 billion 9.1%
Unallocated Giving $23.67 billion 7.7%
Statistic Sources & References
Sources: The Nonprofit Almanac, CNN
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: June 2, 2017

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Business Card Printing Statistics


Business Card Statistics Data
Annual US business card printing industry revenue $798,600,000
Number of business cards printed daily 27,397,260
Number of business cards printed in the U.S. annually 10,000,000,000
Company sales increase for every 2,000 cards passed out 2.5 %
Percent of business cards handed out that will be thrown out in less than a week 88 %
Reason given for throwing out business card
Don’t need service provided by card giver 63 %
Don’t want to do business with specific card giver 24 %
Added information into digital contact list 9 %
Other 4 %
Prospective clients hold on to a color card 10 times longer than a standard white card
Opinions Poll on Business Cards Yes No
Survey conducted by Statistic Brain Research Institute online from 842 working professional respondents
Do you judge a company of person by the quality of their business card? 72 % 28 %
Would you choose not to do business with someone if they have a "cheap looking" business card? 39 % 61 %
Is a color business card more memorable to you than a plain white card? 78 % 22 %
Would you pay more for nicer looking business cards even if it didn’t bring you more business? 41 % 59 %
Do you feel that having business cards is essential to your business? 57 % 43 %
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Statistic Brain Research Institute, CNN, BusinesscardABC, Freelance Folder
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: May 4, 2017

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