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  Data From Public Libraries: 2005 California U.S. (average)
Total Unduplicated Population 36,790,250 5,617,098 View This Data In A Graph
Number of Central Libraries 166 177 View This Data In A Graph
Number of Branch Libraries 927 147 View This Data In A Graph
Number of Bookmobiles 60 16 View This Data In A Graph
Public Service Hours 2,243,004 700,320 View This Data In A Graph
Circulation of Children's Materials 75,017,465 13,452,355 View This Data In A Graph
Children's Program Attendance 5,006,820 1,051,693 View This Data In A Graph
Electronic Materials Expenditures 11,635,376 2,109,897 View This Data In A Graph
Number of Public Internet Terminals 14,193 3,619 View This Data In A Graph
Users of Electronic Resources 38,812,669 6,241,240 View This Data In A Graph
Local Revenue 929,550,885 154,600,643 View This Data In A Graph
State Revenue 30,470,086 18,297,854 View This Data In A Graph
Federal Revenue 4,680,159 987,601 View This Data In A Graph
Other Revenue 99,477,723 15,968,475 View This Data In A Graph
Total Revenue 1,063,240,361 189,825,326 View This Data In A Graph
Total Staff Expenditures 677,157,476 116,726,732 View This Data In A Graph
Total Collection Expenditures 101,156,374 23,080,941 View This Data In A Graph
Other Operating Expenditures 224,326,478 36,954,949 View This Data In A Graph
Total Operating Expenditures 984,071,042 174,621,981 View This Data In A Graph
Capital Expenditures 148,203,550 24,244,310 View This Data In A Graph
Total Circulation per Capita 5.41 7.45 View This Data In A Graph
Library Visits per Capita 3.78 4.70 View This Data In A Graph
Reference Transactions per Capita 0.90 0.91 View This Data In A Graph
Audio Materials per 1,000 Population 82.55 145.57 View This Data In A Graph
Video Materials per 1,000 Population 91.32 143.09 View This Data In A Graph
Current Print Serial Subscriptions per 1,000 Population 3.57 6.98 View This Data In A Graph
Books and Serial Volumes per 1,000 Population 2,144.17 3,139.03 View This Data In A Graph
ALA-MLS Librarians (FTE) 3,211.82 603.08 View This Data In A Graph
Total Librarians (FTE) 3,438.39 885.95 View This Data In A Graph
Other Staff (FTE) 8,207.99 1,802.17 View This Data In A Graph
Total Staff (FTE) 11,646.38 2,681.13 View This Data In A Graph
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 NOTE: N/A means not available. 
 
 SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Federal-State Cooperative System(FSCS) for Public Library Data, Public Libraries Survey, Fiscal Year 2005. 
 
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