Health of the U.S. Nonprofit Sector: A Quarterly Review 2021, First Quarter
The first quarter supplement to the Health of the U.S. Nonprofit Sector Report, by the Independent Sector, underscores the need for greater focus on building a healthy and equitable sector and nation, as well as nonprofits’ vital role.
The Independent Sector U.S. Nonprofit Sector: Quarterly Review report is new for 2021, and focuses on nonprofit employment and economic contributions to the nation. This report is a follow-up to their more comprehensive Health of the U.S.
Nonprofit Sector: Annual Review report.
- 7.1% of all workers in the U.S. were employed by nonprofits in March 2021
- The nonprofit sector's economic recovery lagged slightly behind the growth of the overall economy
- The U.S. nonprofit sector had an economic contribution of $1.2 trillion in Q1
- 10% increase in the number of donors compared to Q1 2020
Download the full report at the Independent Sector.