Think tank

Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research

ISSER

Accra, Ghana

The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER) is a semi-autonomous research institute, created in 1969. It is located within the Faculty of Social Studies at the University of Ghana. The Institute’s mission is to carry out activities that promote the socioeconomic development of Ghana and of Africa in general.

Contact details

Website:
https://isser.edu.gh/

Address:
P.O BOX LG 74, Legon , Accra

Country:
Ghana

Sub-region:
Western Africa

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1962
Age (years)
Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research
59 
Ghana average
 25
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A Leader(s) (2020): Prof Peter Quartey (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2016): Felix Asante
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2020
Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research
 29
Ghana average
 4
Global average
 30
2018
Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research
 71
% Female staff
2020
Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research
 41%
Ghana average
 7%
Global average
 17%
2018
Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research
 37%
% Female researchers
2020
Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research
 45%
Ghana average
 7%
Global average
 11%

Social

Likes (2021)
Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research
 7,863
Ghana average
 22,020
Global average
 31,384
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research
 95
Ghana average
 10,836
Global average
 18,429

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts, Think Tank Initiative Directory
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