2018

2019

2020

2021

Institutions

93

95

96

96

Sections

5

5

5

5

Number of Research Alliances

12

12

8

9

Number of ScienceCampi

19

23

24

19

Staff

19.723

20.592

20.672

21.096

Share of women
(in proportion to total staff in %)

10.517
(53,3)

10.943
(53,1)

11.082 (53,6)

11.215 (53,2)

Share of scientists
(in proportion to total staff in %)

10.447
(53,0)

10.520
(55,9)

11.724 (56,7)

12.157 (57,6)

Share of foreigners
(in proportion to total staff in %)

23,4

24,4

26

26,8

Share of women in academic staff (in %)

44,1

45,7

46,5

46,5

Share of women in scientific leadership positions (in %)

31,2

31,7

31,5

32,3

Share of women in doctoral candidates (in %)

46,9

48,5

48,5

49,3

Participation in graduate schools

157

169

197

190

Number of junior research groups

176

184

184

185

Number of supervised doctoral candidates

4.220

4.245

4.358

4.432

Number of joint appointments

382

382

430

508

Total budget (m. €)

1.859,1

1.889,3

2.018

2.116

Institutional funding (target figures, m. €)

1.211,0

1.244,0

1.277,0

1.318,1

Third-party funding (m. €)

459,8

478,1

521

583,6

Other income

188,1

167,2

220

213,7

Number of international co-operation projects

5.673

6.035

6.720

7.213

Number of co-operating countries

137

136

142

147

Largest institute in terms of staff

783

824

806

843

Smallest institute in terms of staff

32

32

36

20

Source: Leibniz Association, Reporting, Status June 2021