Private sector organizations are companies, corporations or businesses that are owned by private citizens or groups instead of the government or state. The private sector is made up of every for-profit business that is n... More »

The private sector is the part of the economy not controlled by local, state or federal government. Examples of the private sector are privately owned small businesses, multinational corporations and nonprofits. The priv... More »

The public sector consists of organizations that are owned and operated by the government, while the private sector consists of organizations that are privately owned and that do not form part of the government. The publ... More »

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