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
 54
United States average
 40
Global average
 33
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
 139
% 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
 $21,416,942
Global average
 $57,985,318

Social

Likes (2019)
Urban Institute
 30,447
United States average
 75,328
Global average
 27,922
Likes (2017)
Urban Institute
 28,427
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Urban Institute
 105,248
United States average
 34,931
Global average
 16,331
Followers (2018)
Urban Institute
 101,182
Followers (2017)
Urban Institute
 91,500
Subscribers (2019)
Urban Institute
 1,068
United States average
 12,081
Global average
 6,574
Subscribers (2017)
Urban Institute
 1,006
Followers (2019)
Urban Institute
 30,258
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: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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