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 813110 Religious Organizations

This industry comprises (1) establishments primarily engaged in operating religious organizations, such as churches, religious temples, and monasteries and/or (2) establishments primarily engaged in administering an organized religion or promoting religious activities.

Cross-References.

  • Schools, colleges, or universities operated by religious organizations are classified in Sector 61, Educational Services;
  • Radio and television stations operated by religious organizations are classified in Subsector 515, Broadcasting (except Internet);
  • Publishing houses operated by religious organizations are classified in Subsector 511, Publishing Industries (except Internet);
  • Establishments operated by religious organizations primarily engaged in health and social assistance for individuals are classified in Sector 62, Health Care and Social Assistance; and
  • Used merchandise stores operated by religious organizations are classified in Industry 453310, Used Merchandise Stores.
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    Corresponding Index Entries
    8131108131108661Bible societies
    8131108131108661Churches
    8131108131108661Convents (except schools)
    8131108131108661Missions, religious organization
    8131108131108661Monasteries (except schools)
    8131108131108661Mosques, religious
    8131108131108661Places of worship
    8131108131108661Religious organizations
    8131108131108661Retreat houses, religious
    8131108131108661Shrines, religious
    8131108131108661Synagogues
    8131108131108661Temples, religious