Financial/Annual Reports

The financial support of our donors allows the Population Council to deliver solutions that help vulnerable people in developing countries live healthier, more productive lives. We are committed to spending our funds efficiently, investing 81 cents of every dollar directly into research and programs.

The Population Council has earned “Best in America” seal from Independent Charities of America, “A” rating from CharityWatch, and “2021 Platinum Seal of Transparency” from GuideStar. And according to Charity Navigator, the Population Council “exceeds or meets industry standards and performs as well as or better than most charities in its Cause.” 

The chart on this page provides details on the Council’s use of funds.

81 cents of every dollar invested directly in research and program activities

Management & General
Biomedical Research
Social and Behavioral Sciences

Annual Reports & Financials

Building a More Equitable Future for All

Translating Evidence Into Meaningful Actions

Elevating Voices, Expanding Choices, Improving Lives 

Sustainable Development For the Next Generation

From Research into Policy and Practice