Palantir Statistics (2021) | By the Numbers

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Here are a few of the most interesting Palantir statistics I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

palantir stastisticsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Palantir stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100% accurate.

Palantir Facts

  • Website:
  • Year Founded: 2003
  • Founders: Peter Thiel, Nathan Gettings, Joe Lonsdale, Stephen Cohen, Alex Karp
  • Headquarters: Palo Alto, Ca
  • CEO: Alex Karp

Palantir Statistics

Number of Palantir employees:

2,000 Palantir employees

Last updated December 2015

Percentage of Palantir revenue that comes from private customers:


Last updated 3/9/16

Palantir's commercial bookings in 2015:

$1.7 billion

Last updated 3/9/16

Palantir revenue 2018:

nearly $1 billion

Palantir's reported 2015 revenue:

$420 million

Palantir revenue 2014:

$1 billion

Reported value of Palantir:

$20 billion

Last updated 10/17/17

Reported amount that Palantir has raised to date:

$2.42 billion

Last updated 5/6/16

Number of Palantir employees in London:


Last updated 6/11/19

Number of Palantir employees in Palo Alto:


Last updated 6/11/19

Size of contract Palantir landed to support the US Special Operations Command in May 2016:

$222 million

Reported value of Palantir's 7-year contract with the IRS:

$99 million

Reported value of Palantir's US Army contract:

$800 million

Last updated 3/27/19

Reported value of Palantir's US DHHS contract for PEPFAR software:

$3.6 million

Reported value of Palantir's US DHHS contract for coronavirus emergency response:

$17 million