UK fails to close gap on US for association HQs

The UK has failed to close the gap on the US for the number of international non-profit organisation headquarters, according to the UIA's 2012-2013 Yearbook of International Organizations.

The UK has 748 international non-governmental association headquarters
The UK has 748 international non-governmental association headquarters
 

The UK has remained in third place with 748 international non-governmental organisation headquarters, after slipping behind the US last year.

The US has increased its number of organizations to 802 with Belgium remaining on top with 962, 78% of which are located in Brussels.

Edition 49 of the Yearbook of International Organizations is due for release in June, along with the UIA’s annual International Meetings Statistics Report.

The results

Country of international non-governmental organization (NGO) headquarters

Belgium: 962

USA: 802

UK: 748

France: 586

Germany: 515

 

City of international non-governmental organization (NGO) headquarters

Brussels, Belgium: 750

Paris, France: 277

London, UK: 262

Vienna, Austria: 122

Geneva, Switzerland: 112

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