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813940 Political Organizations

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting the interests of national, state, or local political parties or candidates. Included are political groups organized to raise funds for a political party or individual candidates.

Illustrative Examples:

Campaign organizations, political
Political organizations or clubs
Political action committees (PACs)
Political parties
Political campaign organizations

Cross-References.

Establishments primarily engaged in--

  • Organizing and conducting fundraising campaigns on a contract or fee basis--are classified in U.S. Industry 561499, All Other Business Support Services; and
  • Providing telemarketing services for others--are classified in U.S. Industry 561422, Telemarketing Bureaus and Other Contact Centers.
2017 NAICS   Corresponding Index Entries
813940   Campaign organizations, political
813940   Constituencies' associations, political party
813940   Local political organizations
813940   PACs (Political Action Committees)
813940   Political action committees (PACs)
813940   Political campaign organizations
813940   Political organizations or clubs
813940   Political parties

813930 Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting the interests of organized labor and union employees.

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813930   Collective bargaining units
813930   Employees' associations for improvement of wages and working conditions
813930   Federation of workers, labor organizations
813930   Federations of labor
813930   Industrial labor unions
813930   Labor federations
813930   Labor unions (except apprenticeship programs)
813930   Trade unions (except apprenticeship programs)
813930   Trade unions, local
813930   Unions (except apprenticeship programs), labor

813910 Business Associations

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting the business interests of their members. These establishments may conduct research on new products and services; develop market statistics; sponsor quality and certification standards; lobby public officials; or publish newsletters, books, or periodicals for distribution to their members.

Illustrative Examples:

Agricultural organizations (except youth farming organizations, farm granges)
Real estate boards
Chambers of commerce
Trade associations
Manufacturers' associations

Cross-References.

  • Establishments owned by their members but organized to perform a specific business function, such as common marketing of crops, joint advertising, or buying cooperatives, are classified according to their primary activity;
  • Establishments primarily engaged in promoting the professional interests of their members and the profession as a whole are classified in Industry 813920, Professional Organizations;
  • Establishments primarily engaged in promoting the interests of organized labor and union employees, such as trade unions, are classified in Industry 813930, Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations; and
  • Establishments primarily engaged in lobbying public officials (i.e., lobbyists) are classified in Industry 541820, Public Relations Agencies.
2017 NAICS   Corresponding Index Entries
813910   Agricultural organizations (except youth farming organizations, farm granges)
813910   Animal breeders' associations
813910   Bankers' associations
813910   Better business bureaus
813910   Boards of trade
813910   Business associations
813910   Chambers of commerce
813910   Construction associations
813910   Contractors' associations
813910   Distributors' associations
813910   Farmers' associations
813910   Farmers' unions
813910   Growers' associations
813910   Hospital associations
813910   Industrial associations
813910   Insurers' associations
813910   Junior chambers of commerce
813910   Manufacturers' associations
813910   Merchants' associations
813910   Mining associations
813910   Producers' associations
813910   Public utility associations
813910   Real estate boards
813910   Restaurant associations
813910   Retailers' associations
813910   Service industries associations
813910   Shipping companies' associations
813910   Trade associations
813910   Warehousing associations
813910   Wholesalers' associations

813920 Professional Organizations

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting the professional interests of their members and the profession as a whole. These establishments may conduct research; develop statistics; sponsor quality and certification standards; lobby public officials; or publish newsletters, books, or periodicals for distribution to their members.

Illustrative Examples:

Bar associations
Learned societies
Dentists' associations
Peer review boards
Engineers' associations
Professional standards review boards
Health professionals' associations
Scientists' associations

Cross-References.

Establishments primarily engaged in--

  • Promoting the business interests of their members--are classified in Industry 813910, Business Associations; and
  • Lobbying public officials (i.e., lobbyists)--are classified in Industry 541820, Public Relations Agencies.
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813920   Accountants' associations
813920   Architects' associations
813920   Bar associations
813920   Consultants' associations
813920   Dentists' associations
813920   Dietitians' associations
813920   Educators' associations
813920   Engineers' associations
813920   Health professionals' associations
813920   Hospital administrators' associations
813920   Learned societies
813920   Medical associations
813920   Nurses' associations
813920   Occupational therapists' associations
813920   Optometrists' associations
813920   Peer review boards
813920   Personnel management associations
813920   Pharmacists' associations
813920   Professional associations
813920   Professional membership associations
813920   Professional standards review boards
813920   Psychologists' associations
813920   Scientific associations
813920   Social workers' associations
813920   Standards review committees, professional

813410 Civic and Social Organizations

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting the civic and social interests of their members. Establishments in this industry may operate bars and restaurants for their members.

Illustrative Examples:

Alumni associations
Granges
Automobile clubs (except travel)
Parent-teacher associations
Booster clubs
Scouting organizations
Ethnic associations
Social clubs
Fraternal lodges
Veterans' membership organizations

Cross-References.

  • Establishments of insurance offices operated by fraternal benefit organizations are classified in Subsector 524, Insurance Carriers and Related Activities;
  • Establishments primarily engaged in operating residential fraternity and sorority houses are classified in Industry 721310, Rooming and Boarding Houses, Dormitories, and Workers' Camps; and
  • Establishments primarily engaged in providing travel arrangements and reservation services, such as automobile travel clubs or motor travel clubs, are classified in U.S. Industry 561599, All Other Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services.
2017 NAICS   Corresponding Index Entries
813410   Alumni associations
813410   Alumni clubs
813410   Automobile clubs (except road and travel services)
813410   Book discussion clubs
813410   Booster clubs
813410   Boy guiding organizations
813410   Civic associations
813410   Classic car clubs
813410   Computer enthusiasts clubs
813410   Ethnic associations
813410   Fan clubs
813410   Farm granges
813410   Fraternal associations or lodges, social or civic
813410   Fraternal lodges
813410   Fraternal organizations
813410   Fraternities (except residential)
813410   Garden clubs
813410   Girl guiding organizations
813410   Golden age clubs
813410   Granges
813410   Historical clubs
813410   Membership associations, civic or social
813410   Parent-teachers' associations
813410   Poetry clubs
813410   Public speaking improvement clubs
813410   Retirement associations, social
813410   Scouting organizations
813410   Senior citizens' associations, social
813410   Singing societies
813410   Social clubs
813410   Social organizations, civic and fraternal
813410   Sororities (except residential)
813410   Speakers' clubs
813410   Student clubs
813410   Students' associations
813410   Students' unions
813410   University clubs
813410   Veterans' membership organizations
813410   Women's auxiliaries
813410   Women's clubs
813410   Writing clubs
813410   Youth civic clubs
813410   Youth clubs (except recreational only)
813410   Youth farming organizations
813410   Youth scouting organizations
813410   Youth social clubs