NAICS Code 813311 - Human Rights Organizations

Industry Sector

Other Services (except Public Administration)

Total Companies


Est. Employment



This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting causes associated with human rights either for a broad or specific constituency. Establishments in this industry address issues, such as protecting and promoting the broad constitutional rights and civil liberties of individuals and those suffering from neglect, abuse, or exploitation; promoting the interests of specific groups, such as children, women, senior citizens, or persons with disabilities; improving relations between racial, ethnic, and cultural groups; and promoting voter education and registration. These organizations may solicit contributions and offer memberships to support these causes.


NAICS Code 813311 - Human Rights Organizations is a final level code of the “Other Services (except Public Administration)” Sector. There are 13,316 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 38,903 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 813311 - Human Rights Organizations are:

  • Associations for retired persons, advocacy
  • Civil liberties organizations
  • Civil liberty organizations
  • Developmentally disabled advocacy organizations
  • Human rights advocacy organizations
  • Intellectually and developmentally disabled advocacy groups
  • Senior citizens advocacy organizations
  • Veterans' rights organizations


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 813311 - Human Rights Organizations that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in: