Religious Organizations in the US: Market Research Report

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Religious Organizations Market Research Report | NAICS 81311 | Apr 2014

Losing faith: Renewed incomes will boost donations, but attendance will continue to drop

The Religious Organizations market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Unpopular belief

Slowing participation numbers and donations, increased skepticism among younger generations and new religions brought stateside by immigrants are trends that will likely occur in the next several years. Despite lower church attendance, revenue will experience slow growth as higher disposable incomes allow individuals to make more donations... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

This industry encompasses many different religious and spiritual organizations. Unlike other industries, each industry establishment is generally independently run, but follows the broad teachings of a religious denomination. Religious establishments can be formed simply by the coordination of like-minded individuals, as minimal facilities are required. As a result, there are generally low barriers to creating a religious organization.

Religious organizations must have access to funding to build or rent the house of worship, which can require significant capital investments. However, new entrants also have the option to rent rooms from schools, libraries and other religious establishments... purchase to read more


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What is the Religious Organizations Industry?

This industry consists of religious organizations that provide religious worship or promote religious activities. It includes organizations that administer an organized religion and smaller faiths that are not recognized in mainstream religious teaching. Establishments include churches, temples, mosques, synagogues and other houses of worship, as well as convents, monasteries and community centers. This industry does not include schools and hospitals operated by religious organizations.

Industry Products
Protestant worship servicesCatholic worship servicesOther Christian worship servicesOther religious worship servicesFuneral servicesHospital and home visits
Industry Activities
Bible society operation Church operation Missionary society operationMonastery operation (except schools)Mosque operation Synagogue operationTemple operationReligious shrines operationConvents (except schools) operation

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