Giving to Religious Organizations

Description: 

Total amount of charitable giving to religious organizations in constant dollars.

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Methodological Notes: 

This measure is based on data from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Foundation Center. It includes giving by four primary sources (individuals, corporations, foundations, and bequests). Values are adjusted for inflation by Stanford CPI using the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers Research Series (CPI-U-RS).