Think tank

Heritage Foundation

Washington D.C., United States

The mission of The Heritage Foundation is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.heritage.org/

Address:
214 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington DC 20002-4999

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1973
Age (years)
Heritage Foundation
 50
United States average
 40
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Joseph Coors, Paul Weyrich, Edwin Feulner
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Kay C. James
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Kay C. James
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Heritage Foundation
 286
United States average
 38
Global average
 85
2017
Heritage Foundation
 279
% Female staff
2021
Heritage Foundation
 46%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Heritage Foundation
 $92,008,484
United States average
 $21,230,658
Global average
 $57,395,241

Social

Likes (2022)
Heritage Foundation
2,046,504 
United States average
 88,216
Global average
 32,624
Likes (2021)
Heritage Foundation
2,062,512 
Likes (2019)
Heritage Foundation
2,121,420 
Followers (2022)
Heritage Foundation
 638,793
United States average
 48,792
Global average
 19,187
Followers (2021)
Heritage Foundation
 628,669
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 661,254
Subscribers (2022)
Heritage Foundation
236,000 
United States average
 16,496
Global average
 5,592
Subscribers (2021)
Heritage Foundation
210,000 
Subscribers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 123,000
Followers (2022)
Heritage Foundation
 145,835
United States average
 20,435
Global average
 14,557
Followers (2021)
Heritage Foundation
 125,948
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 83,700
Followers (2022)
Heritage Foundation
 49,242
United States average
 28,834
Global average
 16,270
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 21,826

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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