Texas Public Library Summary for 2002

Table 6 - Items Per Capita

Population Number of Libraries Low 25th Percentile 50th Percentile 75th Percentile High Average
Under 2,000 66 2.03 8.19 10.31 15.12 133.14 15.12
2000-4,999 130 1.31 3.86 5.50 7.38 15.91 6.00
5000-9999 114 1.04 2.58 3.52 4.81 8.38 3.75
10000-14999 62 0.54 1.93 2.84 3.29 6.07 2.87
15000-24999 62 0.58 1.47 2.20 2.99 6.59 2.45
25000-49999 62 0.35 1.69 2.12 2.63 4.66 2.20
50000-99999 27 0.29 1.35 1.90 2.45 6.94 2.15
100000-249999 21 1.10 1.60 2.30 2.60 4.21 2.27
Over 250000 11 1.48 1.74 1.92 2.35 4.92 2.38
State Total 555 0.29 2.22 3.30 5.68 133.14 4.36
Statewide Average             5.05

Return to 2002 Summary Statistic Main Page

Page last modified: March 2, 2011