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
 38
Global average
 30
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
 72
Global average
 121
% Female staff
2019
Urban Institute
 58%
United States average
 46%
Global average
 43%

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Urban Institute
 $107,701,014
United States average
 $21,202,947
Global average
 $57,160,467

Social

Likes (2021)
Urban Institute
 31,519
United States average
 86,720
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Urban Institute
 30,447
Likes (2017)
Urban Institute
 28,427
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Urban Institute
 111,294
United States average
 46,914
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Urban Institute
 105,248
Followers (2018)
Urban Institute
 101,182
Subscribers (2021)
Urban Institute
 2,720
United States average
 15,378
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Urban Institute
 1,068
Subscribers (2017)
Urban Institute
 1,006
Followers (2019)
Urban Institute
 30,258
United States average
 8,453
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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