Public libraries services changes due to cutbacks in the UK 2012

Changes to public libraries services due to expenditure cutbacks in the United Kingdom (UK) as of November 2012*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 1, 2013
Public libraries services changes due to cutbacks in the UK 2012 This statistic displays the changes made to public library services since UK governmental spending cutbacks that began after May 2010. 36 percent of library employees reported more activities for children and babies.
Show more

Changes to public libraries services due to expenditure cutbacks in the United Kingdom (UK) as of November 2012*

Loading statistic...
YesNoDon't know
More activities for children and babies36.3%45.3%3.7%
More activities for young people25%54.9%4.4%
Other council services that have moved into the library24.4%38.8%7.4%
More job search and CV writing activities20.5%58.5%4.6%
More activities for older people19.9%58.7%5%
More activities for specific equality groups (e.g. BME communities)9%64.1%8.7%
YesNoDon't know
More activities for children and babies36.3%45.3%3.7%
More activities for young people25%54.9%4.4%
Other council services that have moved into the library24.4%38.8%7.4%
More job search and CV writing activities20.5%58.5%4.6%
More activities for older people19.9%58.7%5%
More activities for specific equality groups (e.g. BME communities)9%64.1%8.7%
Download Settings Share
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 1, 2013
This statistic displays the changes made to public library services since UK governmental spending cutbacks that began after May 2010. 36 percent of library employees reported more activities for children and babies.
Show more
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format
Libraries in the United Kingdom (UK)
Libraries in the United Kingdom (UK)

All Information
in one Presentation

Libraries in the United Kingdom (UK)

Everything On "Libraries in the United Kingdom (UK)" in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Libraries in the United Kingdom (UK)"
  • Overview
  • Income & Expenditure
  • Use of Libraries
  • Libraries & Technology
  • Challenges & Changes
The most important statistics
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.