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Median Comparisons for HAPLR Measures.  

Copyright 2009 haplr-index.com  Permission to reprint with this notice included. Population used is that assigned by IMLS as SERVICE population.  K equals 1,000 population in the table below.  The first 6 are input measures, remaining 9 are output measures.  FSCS data were filed in 2007, primarily calendar year 2006.

This table contains data for the 50th percentile.  For other percentile measures see also:
500K      250K     100K     50K     25K     10K     5K     2.5K     1K     0K

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Values a) 500 K b) 250 K c) 100 K d) 50 K e) 25 K f) 10 K g) 5 K h) 2.5 K i) 1 K j) 0 K
 Average of Expend per capita  $35.87 $32.26 $29.02 $31.92 $35.77 $33.98 $32.42 $30.32 $33.30 $47.85
Average of Percent Budget to materials 14.1% 13.2% 12.7% 12.8% 13.2% 13.3% 14.6% 15.7% 16.3% 18.3%
Average of Materials Expend Per capita $5.00 $4.29 $3.71 $4.03 $4.55 $4.41 $4.55 $4.51 $5.01 $8.40
Average of FTE staff per 1000 popul          0.46          0.46          0.43          0.48          0.55          0.56          0.62          0.64          0.80          1.47
Average of Periodicals per 1000 residents          5.85          5.44          4.55          5.18          6.45          8.48        11.26        14.38        21.33        46.60
Average of Volumes per Capita          2.45          2.37          2.22          2.54          3.02          3.56          4.53          5.83          8.80        20.61
Average of Cost per circulation  $6.13 $5.72 $6.87 $5.63 $6.09 $5.55 $6.27 $5.42 $6.08 $7.62
Average of Visits per capita          4.77          4.44          4.27          4.64          5.24          5.68          5.98          5.64          6.45        10.12
Average of Collection turnover          3.94          3.35          3.07          2.78          2.57          2.27          1.77          1.37          1.23          0.70
Average of Circulation per FTE Staff Hour          8.52          7.75          7.43          7.11          7.08          7.02          6.68          6.37          5.94          5.22
Average of Circulation per Capita          8.04          7.32          6.56          7.09          7.75          7.85          8.09          8.02          8.79        11.59
Average of Reference per capita          1.29          1.17          0.91          0.81          0.82          0.77          0.81          0.83          0.92          1.30
Average of Circulation per hour     119.28        96.75        95.29        95.38        72.25        41.71        23.15        14.51          9.26          5.94
Average of Visits per hour        71.44        58.04        60.64        61.56        48.89        30.39        17.26        10.17          6.54          5.47
Average of Circulation per visit          1.61          1.73          1.72          1.58          1.63          1.58          1.61          1.62          1.64          1.64

 

 

 

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