Think tank

Local Government Information Unit

LGIU

London, United Kingdom

LGiU is a think tank and local authority membership organisation as well as a registered charity. They focus on the essentials that make life work – health, schools, homes, jobs, support and open spaces.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.lgiu.org.uk/

Address:
251 Pentonville Road, N1 9NG, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1983
Age (years)
Local Government Information Unit
 39
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr Jonathan Carr-West
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Dr Jonathan Carr-West
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Dr Jonathan Carr-West
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Local Government Information Unit
 20
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 86
2020
Local Government Information Unit
 20
2019
Local Government Information Unit
 18
% Female staff
2021
Local Government Information Unit
 50%
United Kingdom average
 42%
Global average
 48%
2020
Local Government Information Unit
 60%
2019
Local Government Information Unit
 67%
% Female researchers
2021
Local Government Information Unit
 50%
United Kingdom average
 20%
Global average
 16%
2020
Local Government Information Unit
 50%
2019
Local Government Information Unit
 28%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Local Government Information Unit
 34
United Kingdom average
 32
Global average
 34
2019
Local Government Information Unit
 9
2018
Local Government Information Unit
 14

Social

Likes (2021)
Local Government Information Unit
 216,211
United Kingdom average
 42,825
Global average
 30,815
Likes (2019)
Local Government Information Unit
 87
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Local Government Information Unit
 14,003
United Kingdom average
 37,173
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Local Government Information Unit
 13,779
Followers (2019)
Local Government Information Unit
 13,100
Subscribers (2022)
Local Government Information Unit
 5
United Kingdom average
 12,094
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Local Government Information Unit
 3
Subscribers (2019)
Local Government Information Unit
 2
Followers (2022)
Local Government Information Unit
 3,451
United Kingdom average
 11,225
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
Local Government Information Unit
 2,400

Data notes

Last updated: 21/01/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s entry in wikipedia, Organisation´s website
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