Community Associations and Other Interest Groups in Australia: Market Research Report

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Community Associations and Other Interest Groups Market Research Report | ANZSIC S9559 | Jan 2016

Interesting times: Volunteerism and donations are expected to contribute to modest revenue growth

IBISWorld’s Community Associations and Other Interest Groups market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Government support for community associations and other interest groups has diminished over the past five years. While some sectors of the industry have recorded declining income, the variety of organisations and groups that operate in the industry has helped limit these falls. While constrained government funding has led some community organisations to reduce their services and limit expansion, other sectors have expanded, with higher household discretionary income contributing to growth in donations, and increases in social assistance benefiting the industry. Overall, industry revenue is estimated to increase at an annualised 0.9% over the five years through 2015-16, to $8.9 billion. This includes a forecast rise of 2.3% in 2015-16... purchase to read more

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The industry concentration level is at a low level, with the four largest organisations estimated to account for under 10% of industry revenue each year. The different service providers in the industry, such as automobile associations, community groups and political parties, have different concentration levels. For example, there is one automobile association in each state that has an effective monopoly in the provision of traditional roadside assistance services in that state. Similarly, Australia's five major political parties together account for over 95% of formal political power... purchase to read more


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What is the Community Associations and Other Interest Groups Industry?

Community associations and other interest groups are associations, clubs or organisations that promote community or other interests. These include formal political organisations, environmental groups, community groups, automobile clubs, veterans' associations, welfare groups and youth groups. Excluded from the industry are professional sporting clubs, religious groups, business and professional associations and professional interests of labour and union employees such as trade unions.

Industry Products
Automobile association servicesOther community association servicesCommunity and recreation servicesEnvironment, advocacy and political servicesInternational organisation servicesResearch servicesPhilanthropic intermediary services
Industry Activities
Animal welfare and conservation association operationAutomobile association operationCommunity association and social club operationConsumers' association operation and interest group servicesDisease research and welfare fundraisingHuman rights association operation Other association and club operationPensioners' and veterans' association operationPolitical party operationYouth club operation

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