Think tank

Population Matters

London, United Kingdom

Population Matters is a membership charity that addresses population size and environmental sustainability. They believe population growth contributes to environmental degradation, resource depletion and other problems. They conduct research, inform the public and advocate improved family planning and sex education, women’s empowerment, smaller families and moderate consumption.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.populationmatters.org/

Address:
135-137 Station Road, London E4 6AG, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1991
Age (years)
Population Matters
 30
United Kingdom average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: David Willey
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Robin Maynard
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Population Matters
 7
United Kingdom average
 52
Global average
 120
2016
Population Matters
 24
% Female staff
2019
Population Matters
71% 
United Kingdom average
45% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Population Matters
 14%
United Kingdom average
32% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Financials
2018
Population Matters
 $1,020,491
United Kingdom average
 $21,338,474
Global average
 $60,523,670

Social

Likes (2019)
Population Matters
 292,676
United Kingdom average
 14,307
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
Population Matters
 283,748
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Population Matters
 11,500
United Kingdom average
 24,104
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Population Matters
 6,205
Followers (2016)
Population Matters
 4,873
Subscribers (2019)
Population Matters
 751
United Kingdom average
 12,496
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Population Matters
 1,856
United Kingdom average
 1,976
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Population Matters
 462
United Kingdom average
 5,498
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 11/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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