Think tank

Urban Institute

UI

Washington D.C., United States

The Institute promotes sound social policy and public debate on national priorities in four ways: gathering and analyzing data; conducting policy research; evaluating programs and services; and educating Americans on critical issues and trends. It also works abroad, providing technical expertise on reinvigorating communities and nurturing civil society.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.urban.org

Address:
Urban Institute, 500 L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC 20024, 202-833-7200

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1968
Age (years)
Urban Institute
 53
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Sarah Rosen Wartell
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2018): Sarah Rosen Wartell
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2017): Sarah Rosen Wartell
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2019
Urban Institute
 154
United States average
 71
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Urban Institute
58% 
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Urban Institute
 $107,701,014
United States average
 $21,077,089
Global average
 $55,910,158

Social

Likes (2019)
Urban Institute
 30,447
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Urban Institute
 28,427
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Urban Institute
 105,248
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Urban Institute
 101,182
Followers (2017)
Urban Institute
 91,500
Subscribers (2019)
Urban Institute
 1,068
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
Urban Institute
 1,006
Followers (2019)
Urban Institute
 30,258
United States average
 8,378
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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