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
268 
United Kingdom average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: William Shipley
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Matthew Taylor
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Matthew Taylor
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Matthew Taylor
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Royal Society of Arts
 128
United Kingdom average
 52
Global average
 120
2016
Royal Society of Arts
 99
% Female staff
2019
Royal Society of Arts
55% 
United Kingdom average
45% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Royal Society of Arts
 14%
United Kingdom average
32% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Royal Society of Arts
 78
United Kingdom average
 50
Global average
 6,666
2015
Royal Society of Arts
 78
Financials
2015
Royal Society of Arts
 $15,132,457
United Kingdom average
 $9,804,227
Global average
 $55,910,158

Social

Likes (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
 100,952
United Kingdom average
 14,307
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
Royal Society of Arts
 6,335
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
 79,300
United Kingdom average
 24,104
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Royal Society of Arts
 61,565
Followers (2016)
Royal Society of Arts
 56,482
Subscribers (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
694,000 
United Kingdom average
 12,496
Global average
 5,924
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 (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
 3,977
United Kingdom average
 1,976
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Royal Society of Arts
 18,379
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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