Think tank

Royal Society of Arts

RSA

London, United Kingdom

The mission of the RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) is to enrich society through ideas and action. They believe that all human beings have creative capacities that, when understood and supported, can be mobilised to deliver a 21st century enlightenment. They work to bring about the conditions for this change, not just amongst their diverse fellowship, but also in institutions and communities.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.thersa.org/

Address:
8 John Adam Street, London WC2N 6EZ, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1753
Age (years)
Royal Society of Arts
 269
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: William Shipley
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Matthew Taylor
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Matthew Taylor
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Matthew Taylor
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Royal Society of Arts
 144
United Kingdom average
 33
Global average
 89
2020
Royal Society of Arts
 144
2019
Royal Society of Arts
 128
% Female staff
2020
Royal Society of Arts
 49%
United Kingdom average
 38%
Global average
 18%
2019
Royal Society of Arts
 55%
% Female researchers
2020
Royal Society of Arts
 55%
United Kingdom average
 23%
Global average
 11%
2019
Royal Society of Arts
 14%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Royal Society of Arts
 25
United Kingdom average
 32
Global average
 33
2019
Royal Society of Arts
 22
2018
Royal Society of Arts
 78
Financials
2020
Royal Society of Arts
 $17,081,570
United Kingdom average
 $45,887,240
Global average
 $213,389,167
2019
Royal Society of Arts
 $16,279,724
2015
Royal Society of Arts
 $15,132,457

Social

Likes (2021)
Royal Society of Arts
 110,579
United Kingdom average
 41,231
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
 100,952
Likes (2016)
Royal Society of Arts
 6,335
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Royal Society of Arts
 87,468
United Kingdom average
 33,560
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
 79,300
Followers (2017)
Royal Society of Arts
 61,565
Subscribers (2021)
Royal Society of Arts
729,000 
United Kingdom average
 11,315
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
694,000 
Subscribers (2016)
Royal Society of Arts
 6,335
Subscribers (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
United Kingdom average
Global average
Subscribers (2016)
Royal Society of Arts
Followers (2021)
Royal Society of Arts
 7,200
United Kingdom average
 17,637
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
 3,977
Followers (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
 18,379
United Kingdom average
 5,494
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 22/01/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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