Composition of public library collections in the U.S. from 2002 to 2012, by material

Composition of public library collections in the United States from 2002 to 2012, by material type*

Composition of public library collections in the U.S. from 2002 to 2012, by material This statistic shows the composition of public library collections in the United States from 2002 to 2012, by material type. In 2011, seven percent of public library collections were made up of audio materials.
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Composition of public library collections in the United States from 2002 to 2012, by material type*

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Print materialsAudio materialsVideo materialsE-books
201278%7.5%5.8%8.7%
201183.4%7%5.9%3.7%
201086.4%5.9%5.7%2%
200987.3%5.7%5.4%1.6%
200887.9%5.4%5.3%1.4%
200788.5%5%5%1.5%
200689.2%4.7%4.9%1.2%
200590%4.6%4.4%1%
200490.7%4.4%4.1%0.8%
200391.5%4.3%3.7%0.5%
200292.4%4.2%3.4%0%
Print materialsAudio materialsVideo materialsE-books
201278%7.5%5.8%8.7%
201183.4%7%5.9%3.7%
201086.4%5.9%5.7%2%
200987.3%5.7%5.4%1.6%
200887.9%5.4%5.3%1.4%
200788.5%5%5%1.5%
200689.2%4.7%4.9%1.2%
200590%4.6%4.4%1%
200490.7%4.4%4.1%0.8%
200391.5%4.3%3.7%0.5%
200292.4%4.2%3.4%0%
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This statistic shows the composition of public library collections in the United States from 2002 to 2012, by material type. In 2011, seven percent of public library collections were made up of audio materials.
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