NAICS 5 Digit Industry 81331

Industry 81331

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 81331 – Social Advocacy Organizations

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 81331: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting a particular cause or working for the realization of a specific social or political goal to benefit a broad or specific constituency. These organizations may solicit contributions and offer memberships to support these goals.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Code 81331

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Community action advocacy organizations
  • Firearms advocacy organizations
  • Conservation advocacy organizations
  • Human rights advocacy organizations
  • Environmental advocacy organizations
  • Wildlife preservation organizations

Cross-References for NAICS Code 81331

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 81331. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Promoting the civic and social interests of their members–are classified in Industry 81341, Civic and Social Organizations;
  • Promoting the interests of organized labor and union employees–are classified in Industry 81393, Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations; and
  • Providing legal services for social advocacy organizations–are classified in Industry Group 5411, Legal Services.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 81331

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 81331. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Accident prevention associations
  • Animal rights organizations
  • Animal welfare associations or leagues
  • Antipoverty advocacy organizations
  • Associations for retired persons, advocacy
  • Aviation advocacy organizations
  • Civil liberties organizations
  • Community action advocacy organizations
  • Conservation advocacy organizations
  • Developmentally disabled advocacy organizations
  • Drug abuse prevention advocacy organizations
  • Drunk driving prevention advocacy organizations
  • Environmental advocacy organizations
  • Firearms advocacy organizations
  • Gun control organizations
  • Human rights advocacy organizations
  • Humane societies
  • Intellectually and developmentally disabled advocacy groups
  • Natural resource preservation organizations
  • Neighborhood development advocacy organizations
  • Peace advocacy organizations
  • Public safety advocacy organizations
  • Senior citizens advocacy organizations
  • Social change advocacy organizations
  • Social service advocacy organizations
  • Substance abuse prevention advocacy organizations
  • Taxpayers’ advocacy organizations
  • Temperance organizations
  • Tenants’ advocacy associations
  • Tenants’ associations, advocacy
  • Veterans’ rights organizations
  • Wildlife preservation organizations
  • World peace and understanding advocacy organizations
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 81: Other Services (except Public Administration)
    • Subsector 813: Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
      • Industry Group 8133: Social Advocacy Organizations
        • Industry 81331: Social Advocacy Organizations (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 813311: Human Rights Organizations
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 813312: Environment, Conservation and Wildlife Organizations
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 813319: Other Social Advocacy Organizations

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