Think tank

Discovery Institute

Seattle, WA, United States

Discovery Institute promotes thoughtful analysis and effective action on local, regional, national and international issues. The Institute is home to an inter-disciplinary community of scholars and policy advocates dedicated to the reinvigoration of traditional western principles and institutions and the worldview from which they issued. Discovery Institute has a special concern for the role that science and technology play in our culture and how they can advance free markets, illuminate public policy and support the theistic foundations of the west.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.discovery.org

Address:
208 Columbia Street • Seattle, WA 98104

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
1991
Age (years)
Discovery Institute
 30
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Bruce Chapman | George Gilder
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Steven J Buri
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Steven J Buri
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Steven J Buri
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2017
Discovery Institute
 30
United States average
 56
Global average
 161

Organisational performance

Financials
2016
Discovery Institute
 $5,928,826
United States average
 $46,257,861
Global average
 $103,271,725

Social

Likes (2019)
Discovery Institute
 11,949
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Discovery Institute
 9,833
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Discovery Institute
 1,409
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Discovery Institute
 1,172
Followers (2017)
Discovery Institute
 853
Subscribers (2019)
Discovery Institute
 9,057
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
Discovery Institute
 6,700
Followers (2019)
Discovery Institute
 919
United States average
 8,378
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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