Alaska Public Libraries

Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 72 88 717,719 117 306

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=AK Public Library Outlets by Locality 79%

15% 5% City City 1% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=AK
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

6.28 4.84

6.4 4.66

1.93% -3.89%

8.02 4.88

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $46.32 $47.70 $44.09 $45.94 -4.81% -3.68% $35.81 $38.29 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3351.85 1.49 3164.42 1.27 -5.59% -14.46% 1994.85 0.99 2638.27 1.14

*The Far West region includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Alabama Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 212 289 4,629,149 732 1,742
City 19% 12%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=AL PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 48%

21%

Suburb Suburb

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=AL
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

4.6 3.73

4.42 3.68

-4.00% -1.30%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $20.95 $21.45 $20.12 $20.47 -3.95% -4.61% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2104.78 0.91 2109.65 0.93 0.23% 1.88% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Arkansas Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 55

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=AR Public Library Outlets by Locality 54%

219 2,625,893 326 1,038
10% City 32%

5% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=AR
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

5.48 3.97

5.67 4.13

3.34% 3.85%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $23.27 $25.70 $24.59 $25.84 5.65% 0.56% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2501.68 1.43 2517.59 1.32 0.64% -8.01% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Arizona Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 90 217 6,415,485 610 2,119
City Suburb Suburb 22% 12%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=AZ PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 42%

25%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=AZ
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

8.2 4.59

7.9 4.39

-3.76% -4.28%

5.87 3.69

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $28.08 $29.92 $27.17 $27.56 -3.24% -7.87% $22.29 $22.84 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1407.48 1.13 1496.53 0.92 6.33% -19.31% 1831.24 0.85 2638.27 1.14

*The Southwest region includes Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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California Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 182 1,107 37,333,341 3,108 10,658
City Suburb Suburb

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=CA Public Library Outlets by Locality 37% 34%

13%

16%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=CA
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

6.35 4.63

6.46 4.5

1.67% -2.77%

8.02 4.88

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $33.33 $34.08 $32.52 $34.28 -2.43% 0.58% $35.81 $38.29 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1934.26 1 1889.23 0.92 -2.33% -8.71% 1994.85 0.99 2638.27 1.14

*The Far West region includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Colorado Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 114 250 4,964,935 847 2,887
City Suburb Suburb 21% 15%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=CO Public Library Outlets by Locality 43%

21%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=CO
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

13.3 6.76

13.05 6.55

-1.90% -2.98%

12.24 6.51

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $49.53 $55.63 $48.15 $53.18 -2.78% -4.40% $39.73 $42.76 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2390.09 1.51 2306.94 1.42 -3.48% -6.10% 2609.47 1.38 2638.27 1.14

*The Rocky Mountain region includes Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Connecticut Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 183 229

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=CT Public Library Outlets by Locality 49%

29%

3,381,684 1,013 2,256

17% 5% City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=CT
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

10.18 7.2

9.79 6.89

-3.86% -4.25%

9.65 6.57

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $56.65 $54.68 $56.18 $54.19 -0.82% -0.90% $45.71 $44.18 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4446.95 1.68 4320.4 1.51 -2.85% -10.01% 4870.02 1.31 2638.27 1.14

*The New England region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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District of Columbia Public LibrariesFISCAL YEAR 2011
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 1 24 617,996 116
0% 0% TownR Town 0% ural Rural STATE ABBREVIATION=DC Public Library Outlets by Locality 100%

402

City

Suburb Suburb

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=DC
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

4.51 4.58

4.95 4.28

9.81% -6.64%

7.64 5.29

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $69.23 $69.60 $60.42 $60.70 -12.72% -12.78% $46.44 $49.21 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3164.3 0.48 2371.98 1.52 -25.04% 217.24% 3054.22 1.05 2638.27 1.14

*The Mideast region includes Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Delaware Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 21 32 897,934
12% 32%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=DE Public Library Outlets by Locality 38%

18%

130 325
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=DE
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

11.52 5.76

5.96 4.92

-48.28% -14.47%

7.64 5.29

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $32.23 $35.12 $27.18 $28.44 -15.68% -19.01% $46.44 $49.21 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2380.84 0.64 1844.82 0.8 -22.51% 24.77% 3054.22 1.05 2638.27 1.14

*The Mideast region includes Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Florida Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 77 521
25%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=FL PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 44%

18,873,000
13%

19%

2,038 6,349
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) STATE ABBREVIATION=FL
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

7.14 4.84

6.75 4.49

-5.45% -7.30%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $32.06 $32.25 $28.19 $27.53 -12.08% -14.63% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1821.71 1.21 1721.13 1.09 -5.52% -10.21% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Georgia Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 61 400
18% 26%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=GA Public Library Outlets by Locality 32% 24%

10,263,024 679 3,053
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=GA
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

4.68 3.91

4.46 3.37

-4.86% -13.79%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $19.32 $20.33 $18.72 $18.55 -3.08% -8.76% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1664.86 1.34 1623.33 1.3 -2.49% -3.06% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Hawaii Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 1 50
23%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=HI PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 40%

1,363,621 173 556

17%

21%

City

Suburb Suburb

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) STATE ABBREVIATION=HI
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

5.37 4.12

5.1 3.57

-4.99% -13.35%

8.02 4.88

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $23.67 $24.38 $23.98 $23.29 1.31% -4.49% $35.81 $38.29 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2676.02 0.34 2475.07 0.37 -7.51% 6.97% 1994.85 0.99 2638.27 1.14

*The Far West region includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Iowa Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 531 553 3,017,391 961 1,682

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=IA PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 77%

16% 4% City 3% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) STATE ABBREVIATION=IA
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

9.88 6.63

9.79 6.61

-0.82% -0.33%

10.2 5.74

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $35.59 $36.87 $35.66 $37.07 0.20% 0.55% $36.74 $39.23 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4064.94 1.38 4037.62 1.34 -0.67% -2.69% 3431.81 1.37 2638.27 1.14

*The Plains region includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Idaho Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 101

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=ID PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality

61%

141 1,385,181 209 742
8% City 8% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

23%

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) STATE ABBREVIATION=ID
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

10.73 6.44

10.86 6.42

1.26% -0.34%

12.24 6.51

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $31.76 $34.19 $31.43 $33.95 -1.04% -0.68% $39.73 $42.76 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3155.43 1.5 3145.87 1.35 -0.30% -10.31% 2609.47 1.38 2638.27 1.14

*The Rocky Mountain region includes Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Illinois Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 621
31%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=IL PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 33%

782 11,700,255 3,180 8,756
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural 16% 20%

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) STATE ABBREVIATION=IL
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

10.34 7.04

10.41 7.11

0.64% 0.99%

12.26 6.86

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $60.73 $66.62 $59.28 $65.15 -2.38% -2.21% $50.67 $56.24 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3836.57 1.48 3768.36 1.42 -1.78% -4.42% 3759.78 1.49 2638.27 1.14

*The Great Lakes region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Indiana Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 238 433 5,693,085 1,437 4,456
City Suburb Suburb 17% 15%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=IN PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 39% 30%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) STATE ABBREVIATION=IN
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

13.73 7.11

13.6 6.75

-0.94% -5.14%

12.26 6.86

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $51.13 $58.12 $51.06 $55.08 -0.14% -5.24% $50.67 $56.24 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4501.63 1.65 4275.73 1.47 -5.02% -10.99% 3759.78 1.49 2638.27 1.14

*The Great Lakes region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Kansas Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 311

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=KS Public Library Outlets by Locality 72%

359 2,441,927 670 1,767
18% 5% City 4% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=KS
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

11.58 6.48

11.02 6.21

-4.89% -4.26%

10.2 5.74

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $44.85 $47.74 $42.91 $45.67 -4.33% -4.32% $36.74 $39.23 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4218.2 2.73 3897.33 1.76 -7.61% -35.50% 3431.81 1.37 2638.27 1.14

*The Plains region includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Kentucky Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 118 202 4,339,367 1,092 2,118
10% 9%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=KY Public Library Outlets by Locality 41% 40%

City

Suburb Suburb

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=KY
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

6.96 4.59

6.94 4.57

-0.17% -0.48%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $29.25 $38.41 $28.54 $39.11 -2.40% 1.82% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2097.33 1.12 2063.23 1.15 -1.63% 2.45% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Louisiana Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 68 341 4,574,841 933 2,435
City Suburb Suburb

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=LA PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 42%

27% 16% 15%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=LA
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

4.38 3.7

4.43 3.58

1.20% -3.36%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $37.19 $47.96 $38.01 $43.03 2.22% -10.27% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2630.04 1.73 2595.83 1.46 -1.30% -15.80% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Massachusetts Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 359
53%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=MA Public Library Outlets by Locality

453 6,538,440
16% 24% 7% City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

1,694 3,529

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=MA
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

9.83 6.52

9.91 6.37

0.84% -2.27%

9.65 6.57

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $42.30 $39.84 $41.69 $39.67 -1.46% -0.43% $45.71 $44.18 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4979.9 1.29 4982.22 1.23 0.05% -4.21% 4870.02 1.31 2638.27 1.14

*The New England region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Maryland Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 24 185 5,633,597 1,264 3,304
City Suburb Suburb 20%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=MD Public Library Outlets by Locality 47%

16%

19%

Town Town

Rural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=MD
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

10.7 5.99

10.25 5.42

-4.19% -9.48%

7.64 5.29

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $46.77 $47.66 $45.02 $45.18 -3.74% -5.22% $46.44 $49.21 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2483.68 1.25 2299.19 1.13 -7.43% -9.15% 3054.22 1.05 2638.27 1.14

*The Mideast region includes Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Maine Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 214 220 1,141,824 335 662

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=ME Public Library Outlets by Locality 76%

4% City

6% Suburb Suburb

13% TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=ME
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

8.38 6

8.33 6.06

-0.51% 1.05%

9.65 6.57

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $35.88 $35.82 $35.07 $35.04 -2.27% -2.18% $45.71 $44.18 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 5306.62 1.13 5127.53 1.13 -3.37% -0.66% 4870.02 1.31 2638.27 1.14

*The New England region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Michigan Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 389 651 9,812,944
14% 24%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=MI PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 46%

17%

1,843 4,967
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) STATE ABBREVIATION=MI
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

9.04 6

9.16 5.94

1.37% -0.90%

12.26 6.86

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $41.41 $44.07 $40.17 $42.55 -3.00% -3.46% $50.67 $56.24 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3560.94 1.57 3472.98 1.37 -2.47% -12.46% 3759.78 1.49 2638.27 1.14

*The Great Lakes region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Minnesota Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 138 358

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=MN Public Library Outlets by Locality 46%

27%

5,303,925
11%

16%

761 2,183
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=MN
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

11.1 5.34

11.09 5.18

-0.08% -2.93%

10.2 5.74

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $38.61 $39.07 $37.33 $38.94 -3.30% -0.32% $36.74 $39.23 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2939.76 1.34 2914.27 1.3 -0.87% -2.74% 3431.81 1.37 2638.27 1.14

*The Plains region includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Missouri Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 147 358 5,460,010
13% 18%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=MO Public Library Outlets by Locality 42%

27%

722 3,179
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=MO
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

10.56 6.17

9.92 5.72

-6.00% -7.24%

10.2 5.74

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $40.24 $43.69 $37.12 $41.27 -7.75% -5.55% $36.74 $39.23 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3385.31 1.36 3106.47 1.24 -8.24% -8.90% 3431.81 1.37 2638.27 1.14

*The Plains region includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Mississippi Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 50 236 2,967,297 566 1,143
6% City 8% Suburb Suburb

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=MS Public Library Outlets by Locality 56%

30%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=MS
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

2.97 3.34

2.92 3.4

-1.89% 1.83%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $15.93 $16.64 $15.68 $16.61 -1.57% -0.14% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1886.59 0.93 1920.13 0.92 1.78% -0.85% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Montana Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 81 111 988,534 190 352

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=MT Public Library Outlets by Locality 70%

26% 4% City

0% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=MT
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

7.5 5.03

7.61 4.65

1.42% -7.48%

12.24 6.51

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $24.96 $26.75 $22.84 $24.84 -8.47% -7.12% $39.73 $42.76 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3103.08 1.5 2813.62 1.38 -9.33% -8.45% 2609.47 1.38 2638.27 1.14

*The Rocky Mountain region includes Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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North Carolina Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 77 385 9,586,227 710 2,836
City Suburb Suburb 20% 13%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=NC Public Library Outlets by Locality 39% 27%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=NC
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

5.98 4.72

5.7 4.34

-4.65% -8.08%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $21.27 $22.52 $19.93 $20.82 -6.32% -7.54% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1785.75 1.09 1733.77 1.01 -2.91% -7.64% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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North Dakota Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 76 85 602,874 121 226

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=ND Public Library Outlets by Locality 75%

16% 6% City 3% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=ND
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

7.17 4.25

6.64 3.91

-7.38% -7.91%

10.2 5.74

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $24.99 $26.50 $24.27 $26.15 -2.87% -1.32% $36.74 $39.23 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4136.76 0.93 3895.55 0.89 -5.83% -4.22% 3431.81 1.37 2638.27 1.14

*The Plains region includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Nebraska Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 216 234 1,429,029 331 788

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=NE Public Library Outlets by Locality 75%

7% City

16% 2% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=NE
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

10.29 6.46

9.66 6.05

-6.15% -6.43%

10.2 5.74

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $35.28 $38.58 $33.36 $35.47 -5.44% -8.05% $36.74 $39.23 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4359.45 1.83 4011.91 1.65 -7.97% -10.08% 3431.81 1.37 2638.27 1.14

*The Plains region includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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New Hampshire Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 221 226 990,136 460
1% 13% City Suburb Suburb

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=NH Public Library Outlets by Locality 74%

12% TownR Town ural Rural

815

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=NH
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

12.16 8.18

11.65 7.99

-4.13% -2.40%

9.65 6.57

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $54.31 $53.88 $54.77 $54.07 0.85% 0.35% $45.71 $44.18 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 6024.84 1.2 6024.26 1.04 -0.01% -13.00% 4870.02 1.31 2638.27 1.14

*The New England region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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New Jersey Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 281 423 8,616,012 1,409 4,786

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=NJ PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 87%

4% City Suburb Suburb

4% TownR Town

6% ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=NJ
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

7.64 6.09

7.23 5.65

-5.42% -7.17%

7.64 5.29

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $57.60 $60.38 $52.94 $55.39 -8.09% -8.27% $46.44 $49.21 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3594.82 1.31 3327.59 1.24 -7.43% -5.31% 3054.22 1.05 2638.27 1.14

*The Mideast region includes Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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New Mexico Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 82

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=NM Public Library Outlets by Locality 41% 35%

107 1,595,394 287 645
City 17% 8%

Suburb Suburb

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=NM
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

6.66 5.25

6.25 4.97

-6.16% -5.24%

5.87 3.69

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $28.45 $28.75 $27.32 $27.55 -3.99% -4.15% $22.29 $22.84 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2810.49 1.32 2825.34 1.23 0.53% -6.79% 1831.24 0.85 2638.27 1.14

*The Southwest region includes Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Nevada Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 22 88 2,724,634 231 922
City Suburb Suburb 20% 13%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=NV Public Library Outlets by Locality 46%

21%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=NV
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

7.59 4.27

7.12 4.07

-6.15% -4.60%

8.02 4.88

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $31.46 $38.15 $29.04 $35.48 -7.67% -6.99% $35.81 $38.29 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1672.32 1.18 1659.87 0.85 -0.74% -27.53% 1994.85 0.99 2638.27 1.14

*The Far West region includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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New York Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 756 1,066 18,976,668 4,185 12,050
City Suburb Suburb 26% 28%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=NY Public Library Outlets by Locality 32%

14%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=NY
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

8.72 6.21

8.6 6.07

-1.39% -2.29%

7.64 5.29

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $59.24 $58.16 $57.96 $63.28 -2.16% 8.81% $46.44 $49.21 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3850.92 1.25 3789.35 1.15 -1.60% -7.99% 3054.22 1.05 2638.27 1.14

*The Mideast region includes Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Ohio Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 251 715
18%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=OH Public Library Outlets by Locality 28% 24% 30%

11,445,570 2,704 8,648
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=OH
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

Circulation Visits
2010

4.0 2.0 0.0

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

16.32 7.64

16.61 7.71

1.77% 0.91%

12.26 6.86

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $54.94 $61.02 $56.55 $67.68 2.93% 10.91% $50.67 $56.24 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3914.88 1.76 3894.09 1.79 -0.53% 1.58% 3759.78 1.49 2638.27 1.14

*The Great Lakes region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Oklahoma Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 117 208 3,076,121
11% 10%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=OK Public Library Outlets by Locality 39% 40%

639 1,343
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=OK
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

7.37 5.2

7.17 4.52

-2.61% -13.21%

5.87 3.69

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $30.84 $34.72 $32.50 $34.64 5.39% -0.23% $22.29 $22.84 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2419.93 1.26 2403.74 1.27 -0.67% 0.80% 1831.24 0.85 2638.27 1.14

*The Southwest region includes Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Oregon Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 126

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=OR Public Library Outlets by Locality 39%

35%

215 3,641,414 489 1,772
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

14%

12%

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=OR
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

Circulation Visits
2010

4.0 2.0 0.0

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

16.25 6.85

17.16 6.52

5.60% -4.73%

8.02 4.88

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $48.64 $51.26 $48.89 $50.99 0.51% -0.53% $35.81 $38.29 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2747.79 1.33 2721.6 1.26 -0.95% -4.75% 1994.85 0.99 2638.27 1.14

*The Far West region includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Pennsylvania Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 456 634 12,411,455 1,577 4,950
City Suburb Suburb

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=PA Public Library Outlets by Locality 43%

23% 16%

19%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=PA
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

5.8 3.94

5.54 3.85

-4.50% -2.23%

7.64 5.29

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $26.36 $27.47 $25.66 $26.17 -2.67% -4.74% $46.44 $49.21 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2321.38 0.74 2204.66 0.71 -5.03% -4.54% 3054.22 1.05 2638.27 1.14

*The Mideast region includes Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Rhode Island Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 48 72
28%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=RI PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 50%

1,052,567 232 584
City Suburb Suburb

19% 3% TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) STATE ABBREVIATION=RI
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

7.43 5.97

7.52 5.8

1.15% -2.78%

9.65 6.57

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $43.22 $45.56 $43.58 $44.55 0.83% -2.23% $45.71 $44.18 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4404.45 1.37 4356.29 1.45 -1.09% 5.67% 4870.02 1.31 2638.27 1.14

*The New England region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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South Carolina Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 42

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=SC Public Library Outlets by Locality 35% 31%

192 4,652,360 568 1,877
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural 16% 18%

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=SC
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

6.23 4.24

5.72 3.92

-8.18% -7.53%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $27.18 $28.37 $24.36 $25.84 -10.35% -8.92% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2218.47 1.36 2037.64 1.09 -8.15% -19.58% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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South Dakota Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 103 124 710,695 174 362

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=SD Public Library Outlets by Locality 80%

15% 5% City 1% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=SD
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

8.21 5.47

8.77 5.57

6.89% 1.83%

10.2 5.74

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $29.20 $30.95 $30.12 $31.47 3.15% 1.68% $36.74 $39.23 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4040.8 1.29 4062.19 1.54 0.53% 19.49% 3431.81 1.37 2638.27 1.14

*The Plains region includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Tennessee Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 185 287
23%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=TN Public Library Outlets by Locality 38% 26%

6,309,409
12%

549 1,754
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=TN
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

4.18 3.37

4.14 3.34

-1.07% -1.14%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $16.52 $17.01 $16.44 $17.07 -0.46% 0.40% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1887.71 0.96 1813.9 0.94 -3.91% -1.86% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Texas Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 553 860 23,199,414 2,276 6,846
City Suburb Suburb 15%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=TX PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 29% 28% 29%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=TX
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

5.18 3.44

5.11 3.3

-1.27% -4.25%

5.87 3.69

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $19.57 $19.96 $19.24 $19.65 -1.68% -1.52% $22.29 $22.84 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 1821.7 0.89 1779.52 0.75 -2.32% -15.16% 1831.24 0.85 2638.27 1.14

*The Southwest region includes Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Utah Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 72 125 2,767,509
11% 28%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=UT Public Library Outlets by Locality 40%

21%

345 1,219
City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=UT
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

13.65 7

13.76 7.09

0.82% 1.33%

12.24 6.51

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $31.51 $33.26 $32.30 $32.91 2.51% -1.05% $39.73 $42.76 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2470.39 1.24 2457.09 1.26 -0.54% 1.93% 2609.47 1.38 2638.27 1.14

*The Rocky Mountain region includes Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Virginia Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 91 354
22%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=VA Public Library Outlets by Locality 38%

24% 16%

7,761,701 944 3,672
City Suburb Suburb

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=VA
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

10.04 5.53

9.93 5.33

-1.08% -3.54%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $34.89 $35.89 $32.90 $33.57 -5.71% -6.46% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2455.94 1.07 2412.22 1.09 -1.78% 2.35% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Vermont Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 159 161 543,209 200
1%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=VT PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 80%

16% 3% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

330

City

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=VT
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

8.78 7.07

8.94 7.04

1.78% -0.31%

9.65 6.57

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $39.24 $38.05 $39.03 $36.64 -0.55% -3.72% $45.71 $44.18 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 5405.43 1.77 5291.27 1.61 -2.11% -8.87% 4870.02 1.31 2638.27 1.14

*The New England region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Washington Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 61 334 6,645,600 811 3,609
City Suburb Suburb 25%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=WA Public Library Outlets by Locality 35%

23%

17%

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=WA
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

13.11 6.83

12.91 6.74

-1.50% -1.43%

8.02 4.88

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $51.41 $54.32 $51.48 $57.28 0.13% 5.46% $35.81 $38.29 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2251.9 1.65 2102.42 1.37 -6.64% -17.04% 1994.85 0.99 2638.27 1.14

*The Far West region includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Wisconsin Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 382 460 5,694,236 1,101 3,010
9% City 13%

FISCAL YEAR 2011

ABBREVIATION=WI PublicSTATE Library Outlets by Locality 55%

22%

Suburb Suburb

TownR Town

ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=WI
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

11.41 6.4

11.29 6.31

-1.10% -1.49%

12.26 6.86

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $39.22 $39.61 $38.86 $39.67 -0.91% 0.15% $50.67 $56.24 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 3475.09 1.34 3450.55 1.27 -0.71% -5.57% 3759.78 1.49 2638.27 1.14

*The Great Lakes region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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West Virginia Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 97

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=WV Public Library Outlets by Locality 54%

175 1,808,350 357 643
14% 7% City Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural 25%

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=WV
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

4.36 3.4

3.99 3.21

-8.39% -5.62%

5.86 4.1

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $18.43 $20.25 $18.13 $20.02 -1.62% -1.14% $24.52 $25.68 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 2910.78 0.82 2961.69 0.78 1.75% -5.64% 1960.31 1.1 2638.27 1.14

*The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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Wyoming Public Libraries
Quick Stats
Number of Public Libraries Number of Public Outlets Population Served Number of Full Time Equivalent Librarians Number of Full Time Equivalent Staff 23 76 563,626 181 448

FISCAL YEAR 2011

STATE ABBREVIATION=WY Public Library Outlets by Locality 68%

26% 5% City

1% Suburb Suburb TownR Town ural Rural

Locality based on NCES locale codes. For additional details see http://go.usa.gov/YPMW.

Visitation and STATE Circulation Per Capita (FY 2002-2011) ABBREVIATION=WY
Circulation (per capita) Circulation Per Capita
18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Circulation Visits

18.0 16.0 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.0 6.0 4.0 2.0 0.0

Visitation Per Capita

Visits (per captia)

2011

FiscalYear Year Fiscal

In Comparison
Services
Circulation Per Capita Visits Per Capita

Circulation

Visits

FY 2010

FY 2011

% Change

Regional*

National

9.75 7.12

9.19 6.8

-5.73% -4.43%

12.24 6.51

8.14 5.09

Finance
Expenditures Per Capita Operating Revenue Per Capita $56.36 $58.02 $52.09 $52.30 -7.58% -9.85% $39.73 $42.76 $35.83 $38.09

Resources
Print Materials Per 1000 Population Public Use Internet PCs Per Capita 4588.8 1.82 4346.33 1.66 -5.28% -9.07% 2609.47 1.38 2638.27 1.14

*The Rocky Mountain region includes Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming For more information about regions see http://go.usa.gov/gppk.

Source: Public Library Survey FY 2002-2011. Institute of Museum and Library Services/National Center for Education Statistics. For more information, visit www.imls.gov/PLS2011.

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