Texas Public Library Summary for 1999

Table 4 - Population Per FTE Employee

Population Number of Libraries Low 25th %ile 50th %ile 75th %ile High Average
Under 2,000 57 325 1,000 1,481 2,206 13,113 1,842
2,000-4,999 131 612 1,674 2,654 4,629 21,583 3,568
5,000-9,999 106 875 1,980 3,278 5,278 14,585 4,200
10,000-14,999 61 1,627 2,763 3,743 5,736 21,175 4,684
15,000-24,999 52 1,751 2,838 3,850 5,206 21,742 4,619
25,000-49,999 58 1,113 2,696 3,485 5,410 28,564 4,498
50,000-99,999 28 1,464 2,451 3,254 4,711 13,357 4,208
100,000-249,999 20 1,546 2,702 3,280 4,420 7,057 3,474
Over 250,000 11 1,918 2,431 3,331 3,708 5,199 3,192
State Total 524 325 1,994 3,151 4,768 28,564 3,809

Note: Population served divided by number of full time equivalent employees (from 1999 AR/SMA question 132"Total library paid staff").

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