Texas Public Library Summary for 1999

Table 6 - Items Per Capita

Population Number of Libraries Low 25th %ile 50th %ile 75th %ile High Average
Under 2,000 63 1.40 7.43 9.96 14.11 43.60 11.87
2,000-4,999 132 0.84 3.68 5.16 6.95 15.16 5.68
5,000-9,999 106 1.05 2.41 3.27 4.37 9.79 3.55
10,000-14,999 62 0.59 2.16 2.66 3.39 6.30 2.86
15,000-24,999 53 0.43 1.67 2.22 3.24 5.27 2.51
25,000-49,999 58 0.32 1.52 2.04 2.54 4.02 2.07
50,000-99,999 28 0.33 1.36 1.69 2.23 40.72 3.16
100,000-249,999 20 0.67 1.54 2.07 2.69 4.54 2.22
Over 250,000 11 1.38 1.62 1.77 2.15 4.88 2.15
State Total 533 0.32 2.14 3.24 5.44 43.60 4.01

Note: Total items (from 1999 AR/SMA question 104, Totals "Volumes, Items, or Physical Units") divided by population served.

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