Think tank

Data & Society Research Institute

Data & Society

New York City, NY, United States

Data & Society is an independent nonprofit research organization. The organization believes that empirical evidence should directly inform the development and governance of new technology. It studies the social implications of data and automation, producing original research to ground informed, evidence-based public debate about emerging technology.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.datasociety.net

Address:
36 West 20th Street 11th Floor New York, NY 10011

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2014
Age (years)
Data & Society Research Institute
 8
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Danah Boyd | Catherine Bracy
Founder gender: All female
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Catherine Bracy
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Anil Dash
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Danah Boyd
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Data & Society Research Institute
 49
United States average
 38
Global average
 86
2017
Data & Society Research Institute
 31
% Female staff
2021
Data & Society Research Institute
 65%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
Data & Society Research Institute
 69%
United States average
 21%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Data & Society Research Institute
 6
United States average
 61
Global average
 34
2015
Data & Society Research Institute
 248
Financials
2015
Data & Society Research Institute
 $3,415,581
United States average
 $21,418,265
Global average
 $57,395,241

Social

Likes (2021)
Data & Society Research Institute
 5,934
United States average
 84,493
Global average
 30,826
Likes (2019)
Data & Society Research Institute
 5,270
Likes (2017)
Data & Society Research Institute
 3,300
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Data & Society Research Institute
 76,131
United States average
 49,136
Global average
 19,273
Followers (2021)
Data & Society Research Institute
 68,477
Followers (2019)
Data & Society Research Institute
 49,325
Subscribers (2022)
Data & Society Research Institute
 2,800
United States average
 16,608
Global average
 5,626
Subscribers (2021)
Data & Society Research Institute
 2,490
Subscribers (2019)
Data & Society Research Institute
 1,007

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: ETH CSS Organizations and Resources Page Partners, Organisation´s website
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