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

The Community Associations and Other Interest Groups market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Market Share of Companies
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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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Over the past five years, low government funding growth and declining business confidence have made fundraising within the industry difficult. This has hindered industry revenue growth. Weak membership growth due to competition for people's time and money has also constrained revenue. However, consumer sentiment does not always have a significant influence on the membership fees for associations. For example, car owners continue to pay automobile club membership fees year after year regardless of the economic climate. Overall, industry revenue is expected to increase at an annualised 0.9% in the five years through 2015-16. Revenue is forecast to increase by 2.3% to $8.9 billion in 2015-16, as social assistance levels and household discretionary incomes rise... 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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