Public Library Statistics Input/Output Measures - Definition of Terms

Legal Service Area Population
Staff per 1,000 Population Staff per 10,000 Circulation Staff per 1,000 Reference Questions Print Volumes per Capita Subscriptions per 1,000 Population Videos per 1,000 Population Collection Expenditures per Capita Collection Expenditures as a Percent of Operating Expenditures Local Income per Capita Library Visits per Capita Circulation per Capita Reference Questions per Capita Evening & Weekend Hours as Percent of Hours Open Public Service Hours Open per Week Turnover Rate Total Program Attendance per 1,000 Population Used with permission from the Colorado State Library, Library Research Service http://www.lrs.org