This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting the professional interests of their members and the profession as a whole. These establishments may conduct research; develop statistics; sponsor quality and certification standards; lobby public officials; or publish newsletters, books, or periodicals for distribution to their members.
Peer review boards
Professional standards review boards
Health professionals' associations
|Average Jobs Employed||7|
|Average Loan Given||$93,525|
|Number of Loans Given||5854|
|Total Amount Loaned||$547,492,722|
Promoting the business interests of their members are classified in Industry 813910, Business Associations.
Lobbying public officials (i.e., lobbyists) are classified in Industry 541820, Public Relations Agencies.