Established in 1966, the World Future Society is a nonprofit educational and scientific organization. It is a "neutral clearinghouse for ideas about the future." It consists of 30,000 members extending to more than 80 countries.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.worldfuture.org

Address:
350 N Clark St 4th floor, Chicago, IL 60654, United States

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1966
Age (years)
World Future Society
57 
United States average
 40
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Ed Cornish
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Staff size
2017
World Future Society
 31
United States average
 56
Global average
 164

Organisational performance

Financials
2016
World Future Society
 $926,959
United States average
 $45,942,915
Global average
 $103,991,321

Social

Likes (2023)
World Future Society
 22,195
United States average
 67,686
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
World Future Society
 22,155
Likes (2021)
World Future Society
 22,478
Twitter
Followers (2023)
World Future Society
 20,700
United States average
 50,101
Global average
 19,389
Followers (2022)
World Future Society
 21,381
Followers (2021)
World Future Society
 21,977
Subscribers (2023)
World Future Society
 1,710
United States average
 19,544
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
World Future Society
 1,680
Subscribers (2021)
World Future Society
 1,640
Subscribers (2019)
World Future Society
United States average
Global average
Subscribers (2017)
World Future Society
Followers (2023)
World Future Society
 6,353
United States average
 18,654
Global average
 12,007
Followers (2022)
World Future Society
 5,527
Followers (2019)
World Future Society
 2,944

Data notes

Last updated: 25/05/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation┬┤s website, Washington Diplomat website
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