Texas Public Library Summary for 1999

Table 1 - Annual Per Capita Operating Expenditures

Population Number of Libraries Low 25th %ile 50th %ile 75th %ile High Average
Under 2,000 62 0.61 8.18 14.94 26.29 65.65 19.09
2,000-4,999 133 0.02 5.92 10.17 17.56 52.65 12.68
5,000-9,999 106 1.74 5.98 9.14 14.11 42.49 10.94
10,000-14,999 62 0.32 5.55 9.13 11.52 22.85 9.84
15,000-24,999 53 0.08 6.27 9.42 14.94 24.87 10.69
25,000-49,999 58 1.12 7.36 11.46 17.29 53.34 13.21
50,000-99,999 28 2.58 9.83 13.20 16.88 33.41 13.72
100,000-249,999 20 6.48 10.07 12.32 16.02 33.46 14.71
Over 250,000 11 8.77 11.53 12.65 20.66 28.54 16.11
State Total 533 0.02 6.57 10.46 16.61 65.65 13.44

Note: Total direct expenditures (from 1999 AR/SMA question 54) divided by population served.

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