The infas Institute for Applied Social Sciences in Bonn is a private and independent social research institute that researches and advises companies, science and politics. The range of services includes national and international tailor-made studies, for example in labor market, education or transport research. infas conducts numerous panel studies and evaluations for major scientific research projects. infas supports private enterprise with international innovation research and reliable market analyzes.
In his studies, infas uses all survey methods scientifically founded with its own resources. Founded in 1959, the institute currently employs about 100 scientists from various disciplines and is among the top 20 largest empirical research companies in Germany. infas is the largest commercial research institute with social science character.