Opinions on public library funding in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012

This statistic displays the opinions of UK respondents regarding the current funding for public libraries, as of 2012. Of all UK respondents, regardless of library usage, 47 percent thought that public libraries deserve more financial support.

Which of the following statements represents most closely your opinion regarding the current funding for public libraries?

Share of respondents
Public libraries deserve more financial support47%
Public libraries should continue to receive their current level of financial support37%
Don't know12%
Public libraries deserve less financial support3%
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Source

Release date

March 2013

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

October and November 2012

Number of respondents

1,089 respondents

Age group

18+

Special properties

All adults

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

Interviews were carried out in libraries.

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