Data Year 2011 Statistical Totals

2011 statistical totals are based on data gathered from 273 New Jersey public libraries that completed the Data Year 2011 Annual Survey.

Income  
Local Government Revenue $452,865,409
State Government Revenue $3,898,111
Federal Government Revenue $1,303,700
Capital Revenue $31,049,678
Expenditures  
Salaries & Wages Expenditures $227,879,318
Employee Benefits Expenditures $95,495,904
Print Materials Expenditures $30,462,858
Electronic Materials Expenditures $5,023,097
Other Materials Expenditures $8,436,070
Total Capital Expenditures $22,171,238
Collections  
Total Print Materials 28,920,592
Total Audio Materials 1,848,509
Total E-books 874,578
Total Databases 12,927
Total non-Statewide Databases 4,047
Total Volumes 33,609,690
Total Titles 14,157,474
Circulation  
Adult Circulation 37,999,903
Children’s Circulation 23,942,044
Total Circulation 61,941,947
Non-print Circulation Percentage 39.73%
Electronic Material Circulation Percentage 1.30%
Children’s Circulation Percentage 38.57%
Library Services  
Attendance 47,823,717
Reference Transactions 8,164,210
Summer Reading Participants 145,167
Summer Reading Books Read 3,015,547
Children’s programs 95,338
Young Adult Programs 12,378
Adult Programs 102,236
Children’s Programs Attendance 1,926,193
Young Adult Programs Attendance 166,870
Adult Programs Attendance 1,642,603
Registered Borrowers 4,540,995
Computers with Internet Access 7,484
Public Internet Uses 10,601,477