Public library hours and staffing changes in the United Kingdom (UK) November 2012

How have opening hours and staff numbers changed at your library since the cutbacks?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 1, 2013
Public library hours and staffing changes in the United Kingdom (UK) November 2012 This statistic displays changes to public library staffing and hours in the United Kingdom in 2012, since government cutbacks on library spending in May 2010. Roughly 10.8 percent of respondents reported that opening hours increased since the cutbacks.
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How have opening hours and staff numbers changed at your library since the cutbacks?

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Opening hours10.8%35.8%43.2%1%0.7%
Number of full time paid posts1.5%60.8%21.4%3.7%3.5%
Number of part time paid posts8%55.5%20.8%5.6%0.8%
Number of paid casual / agency staff (not volunteers)16.5%26.3%21.4%7.3%18.1%
Use of workers on zero hours contract8.1%4.8%12.2%24%39%
IncreasedDecreasedNo changeDon't knowNot applicable
Opening hours10.8%35.8%43.2%1%0.7%
Number of full time paid posts1.5%60.8%21.4%3.7%3.5%
Number of part time paid posts8%55.5%20.8%5.6%0.8%
Number of paid casual / agency staff (not volunteers)16.5%26.3%21.4%7.3%18.1%
Use of workers on zero hours contract8.1%4.8%12.2%24%39%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 1, 2013
This statistic displays changes to public library staffing and hours in the United Kingdom in 2012, since government cutbacks on library spending in May 2010. Roughly 10.8 percent of respondents reported that opening hours increased since the cutbacks.
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