Charities by income category - 17 May 2021

This page shows information for charities that are required to provide key financial information when completing the charity's annual return as their latest income is more than £500,000.

Where a charity has received more than 70% of its total income from a single category then it is grouped with other charities that have the same category as their main income source. If it has more diversified sources of income, with no single category as the main source of income, it is included within "No single category".

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Main income category Charities Total income and
endowments
Total expenditure
Donations and legacies 3,285 £17,374,067,467 £13,896,390,415
Charitable activities 5,111 £37,064,378,127 £35,601,501,189
Other trading activities 296 £2,693,640,074 £2,660,121,086
Investments 499 £1,877,128,237 £3,038,709,080
No single category 3,130 £18,732,910,557 £18,777,922,867
Total 12,321 £77,742,124,462 £73,974,644,637
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