Korea Institute for Defense Analyses

KIDA
Seoul, South Korea

KIDA is a comprehensive defense research institution that covers a wide range of defense-related issues. KIDA is organized into seven research centers: the Center for Security and Strategy; the Center for Military Planning; the Center for Human Resource Development; the Center for Resource Management; the Center for Theyapon Systems Studies; the Center for Information System Studies; and the Center for Modeling and Simulation. KIDA also has an IT Consulting Group and various supporting departments. Its mission is to contribute to rational defense policy-making through intensive and systematic research and analysis of defense issues.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.kida.re.kr

Address:
02455 37, Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Country:
South Korea

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Korea
Operating languages
English , Korean

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1979
Age (years)
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 44
South Korea average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Korean government
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): President of KIDA
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Yuntae, Kim
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 388
South Korea average
 129
Global average
 124
% Female staff
2019
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 11%
South Korea average
 31%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 75%
South Korea average
 29%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 55
South Korea average
 35
Global average
 65
2020
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 21
2019
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 46

Social

Likes (2023)
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 22
South Korea average
 12,769
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 21
Likes (2021)
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 21
Followers (2023)
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 210
South Korea average
 14,499
Global average
 12,007
Followers (2019)
Korea Institute for Defense Analyses
 31

Data notes

Last updated: 17/04/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation┬┤s website
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