Weather the storm: Improving economy will reverse decline in industry's donation income

Although trends in the US economy impact the level of donations made to industry operators, demand is also highly dependent on the occurrence of natural disasters. Disaster relief revenue is, therefore, subject to the volatile and unpredictable incidence of natural disasters. In the five years to 2016, revenue for the Natural Disaster and Emergency Relief Services industry is projected to decrease, in part due to budget constraints at the state and federal levels. Nonetheless, private sector charitable funding, including corporate and individual donations, is anticipated to recover steadily through 2021, yielding strong revenue growth in the second half of the coming five-year period...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$10bn
Annual Growth 12-17
1.5%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
23,184
Businesses
1,848
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Government funding and private donations exhibit volatility due to the unpredictable occurrence of natural disasters
  • Government grants typically increase when demand for disaster relief is high
  • Developed countries will be impacted by heavier rainfall bursts, droughts and heat waves
  • Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    The Natural Disaster and Emergency Relief Services industry includes a diverse array of mostly nonprofit establishments that provide food, shelter, clothing, medical relief, resettlement and counseling to victims of domestic and international crises. Operators receive a majority of their revenue from private donors, corporate giving and government grants, with the remainder generated through service and membership fees.Although trends in the US economy impact the level of donations made to industry operators, demand is also highly dependent on the occurrence of natural disasters. Disaster relief revenue is, therefore, subject to the volatile and unpredictable incidence of natural disasters. Ind...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry are

  • Ability to provide goods/services in diverse locations
  • Ability to alter goods and services produced in favor of market conditions
  • Ability to educate the wider community
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Corporate profit and Federal funding for homeland security in the Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry?

    Industry establishments provide food, shelter, clothing, medical relief, resettlement and counseling to victims of domestic or international disasters. Industry operators respond to natural and manmade crises, including earthquakes, fires, tornadoes, hurricanes, hazardous material spills, wars and acts of terrorism. This industry excludes government agencies and organizations that provide housing or food to the homeless, victims of domestic violence and the elderly.

    Industry Products
  • Social assistance for families, immigrants and refugees
  • Disaster relief and emergency services
  • Disaster relief training
  • Industry Activities
  • Providing food to victims of domestic and international disasters or conflicts
  • Providing shelter to victims of domestic and international disasters or conflicts
  • Providing clothing to victims of domestic and international disasters or conflicts
  • Providing medical relief to victims of domestic and international disasters or conflicts
  • Providing resettlement services to victims of domestic and international disasters or conflicts
  • Providing counseling services to victims of domestic and international disasters or conflicts
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Corporate profit
  • Federal funding for homeland security
  • Natural disaster index
  • Per capita disposable income

  • Current Performance
  • Revenue declines and recovers
  • Profitability recovers
  • Growing incidence of disasters
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Disaster trends
  • Future funding
  • Improving profitability
  • Table: Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Public Administration
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Community Food Services
  • Community Housing & Homeless Shelters
  • Industrial Building Construction
  • IT Consulting
  • Long-Distance Freight Trucking
  • Municipal Building Construction
  • Property, Casualty and Direct Insurance
  • Satellite Telecommunications Providers

  • Products & Services
  • Social assistance for families, immigrants and refugees
  • Disaster relief and emergency services
  • Other
  • Disaster relief training
  • Chart: Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Severe storm victims
  • Flood victims
  • Hurricane victims
  • Other disaster victims
  • Tornado victims
  • Severe ice storm victims
  • Fire victims
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Rent and utilities
  • Depreciation and marketing
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Federal funding for homeland security (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Federal Emergency Management Agency (Fema)
  • A federal agency designed to prepare for, mitigate against, respond to and help individuals and communities recover from natural and man-made disasters.
  • Map Modernization Initiative
  • Access to updated and accurate digital flood hazard data and maps via the internet.
  • Secure
  • An initiative that provides real-time communications during severe storms and allows for teleconferencing among the states, the National Hurricane Center, and other regional centers.
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    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
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    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Natural Disaster & Emergency Relief Services market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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