Institute for Defense Analyses

IDA
Alexandria, United States

The Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA) is a private, nonprofit corporation headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, just outside Washington, DC. IDA’s mission is to answer the most challenging U.S. security and science policy questions with objective analysis leveraging extraordinary scientific, technical, and analytic expertise.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.ida.org/

Address:
4850 Mark Center Drive, Alexandria, Virginia 22311-1882

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
United States
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Norton A. Schwartz
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): Norton A. Schwartz
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Norton A. Schwartz
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Institute for Defense Analyses
 23
United States average
 51
Global average
 66
2021
Institute for Defense Analyses
 21
% Female staff
2023
Institute for Defense Analyses
 44%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 50%
2021
Institute for Defense Analyses
 29%
% Female researchers
2021
Institute for Defense Analyses
 25%
United States average
 21%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Institute for Defense Analyses
 83
United States average
 60
Global average
 65

Social

Twitter
Followers (2024)
Institute for Defense Analyses
 2,605
United States average
 38,568
Global average
 18,126
Followers (2022)
Institute for Defense Analyses
 2,264
Followers (2021)
Institute for Defense Analyses
 1,784
Followers (2023)
Institute for Defense Analyses
 22,479
United States average
 18,650
Global average
 12,007
Followers (2022)
Institute for Defense Analyses
 20,584

Data notes

Last updated: 24/05/2023
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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