Think tank

Heritage Foundation

Washington, D.C., United States

The mission of The Heritage Foundation is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.heritage.org/

Address:
214 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington DC 20002-4999

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1973
Age (years)
Heritage Foundation
 49
United States average
 40
Global average
 33
Founded by
Founders: Joseph Coors, Paul Weyrich, Edwin Feulner
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Kay Coles James
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Edwin J. Feulner, Ph.D.
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Heritage Foundation
 138
United States average
 72
Global average
 139
2017
Heritage Foundation
 279

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Heritage Foundation
 $92,008,484
United States average
 $21,416,942
Global average
 $57,985,318

Social

Likes (2019)
Heritage Foundation
2,121,420 
United States average
 75,328
Global average
 27,922
Likes (2017)
Heritage Foundation
2,088,358 
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
661,254 
United States average
 34,931
Global average
 16,331
Followers (2018)
Heritage Foundation
646,842 
Followers (2017)
Heritage Foundation
624,000 
Subscribers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 123,000
United States average
 12,081
Global average
 6,574
Subscribers (2017)
Heritage Foundation
 31,891
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 83,700
United States average
 15,724
Global average
 9,121
Followers (2019)
Heritage Foundation
 21,826
United States average
 8,326
Global average
 6,899

Data notes

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