NAICS Code 813920 Professional Organizations

Industry

Other Services (except Public Administration)

Description

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.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Promoting the business interests of their members: classified in Industry 813910, Business Associations
  • Lobbying public officials (i.e., lobbyists): classified in Industry 541820, Public Relations Agencies.

Illustrative Examples

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

Industries Included

  • Accountants' associations
  • Architects' associations
  • Bar associations
  • Consultants' associations
  • Dentists' associations
  • Dietitians' associations
  • Educators' associations
  • Engineers' associations
  • Health professionals' associations
  • Hospital administrators' associations
  • Learned societies
  • Medical associations
  • Nurses' associations
  • Occupational therapists' associations
  • Optometrists' associations
  • Peer review boards
  • Personnel management associations
  • Pharmacists' associations
  • Professional associations
  • Professional membership associations
  • Professional standards review boards
  • Psychologists' associations
  • Scientific associations
  • Social workers' associations
  • Standards review committees, professional

Industry Leaders

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Industry Overview

Total Companies:279

Est. Employment:13403