Think tank

Demos USA

New York City, NY, United States

Demos is a public policy organization working for an America where we all have an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy. Our name means “the people.” It is the root word of democracy, and it reminds us that in America, the true source of our greatness is the diversity of our people. Our nation’s highest challenge is to create a democracy that truly empowers people of all backgrounds, so that we all have a say in setting the policies that shape opportunity and provide for our common future. To help America meet that challenge, Demos is working to reduce both political and economic inequality, deploying original research, advocacy, litigation, and strategic communications to create the America the people deserve.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.demos.org/

Address:
80 Broad Street, 4th Flr. New York, NY 10004 | 212.633.1405

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1993
Age (years)
Demos USA
 29
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Geoff Mulgan, Martin Jacques
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Taifa Smith Butler
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): K. Sabeel Rahman
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Heather C. McGhee
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Demos USA
 37
United States average
 38
Global average
 86
2019
Demos USA
 38
2017
Demos USA
 47
% Female staff
2021
Demos USA
 65%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%
2019
Demos USA
 55%
% Female researchers
2019
Demos USA
 50%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Demos USA
 38
United States average
 151
Global average
 158

Social

Likes (2022)
Demos USA
 122,427
United States average
 89,086
Global average
 32,721
Likes (2021)
Demos USA
 124,158
Likes (2019)
Demos USA
 125,844
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Demos USA
 45,810
United States average
 49,136
Global average
 19,281
Followers (2021)
Demos USA
 45,757
Followers (2019)
Demos USA
 43,336
Followers (2022)
Demos USA
 2,228
United States average
 20,356
Global average
 14,740
Followers (2021)
Demos USA
 1,953
Followers (2019)
Demos USA
 1,376

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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