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 80 cents of every dollar directly into research and programs.

The Population Council has earned an “A” rating from CharityWatch and a “2022 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.”


Annual Reports

  • 2023 Advancing Global Equity and Justice through Evidence and Innovation
  • 2021/22 An Equitable and Sustainable Future for Everyone, Everywhere
  • 2020/21 Building a More Equitable Future for All
  • 2019 Translating Evidence Into Meaningful Actions
  • 2018 Elevating Voices, Expanding Choices, Improving Lives
  • 2017 Powering Progress With Evidence