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IMLS Statistics for Public Libraries in Tennessee

Statistical trends for Public Libraries in Tennessee
Year Population Cost
per Capita
Total
Circulation
Print
Circulation
Digital
Circulation
Visits Programs Libraries
2018 6,548,004 $20.13 27,542,372 21,832,359 5,710,013 18,102,460 79,311 283
2017 6,485,230 $19.07 26,991,747 22,063,390 4,928,357 19,396,554 73,529 284
2016 6,438,295 $18.60 26,619,584 22,347,545 4,272,043 18,701,973 63,939 285
2015 6,374,660 $18.04 26,106,156 19,035,041 53,502 284
2014 6,333,476 $17.11 26,175,547 19,528,492 48,876 286
2013 6,293,455 $16.66 25,598,411 20,063,205 44,428 286
2012 6,231,419 $16.74 26,245,287 20,895,473 40,618 287
2011 6,314,404 $16.43 26,118,816 21,049,539 36,326 287
2010 6,270,431 $16.17 26,237,563 21,161,771 36,095 289
2009 6,189,071 $16.97 24,986,660 21,545,326 34,594 289
2008 6,082,057 $16.73 24,776,959 20,454,468 33,840 289
2007 6,006,714 $16.42 24,311,923 19,706,948 33,404 290
2006 5,949,775 $16.38 24,537,673 18,816,444 32,036 288


Statistical trends for Public Libraries in Tennessee
Year Total
Expenditures
Expenditures
for Print
Expenditures
Electronic
2018 $131,803,149 $9,230,018 $3,771,697
2017 $123,675,025 $9,269,816 $3,442,921
2016 $119,741,688 $9,542,195 $3,381,252
2015 $114,989,962 $10,577,477 $2,860,356
2014 $108,353,225 $9,714,965 $2,820,700
2013 $104,866,381 $9,610,108 $2,132,940
2012 $104,308,919 $9,308,130 $1,540,978
2011 $103,731,711 $9,069,661 $1,703,387
2010 $101,400,905 $8,551,056 $1,248,636
2009 $105,019,989 $8,735,388 $1,143,389
2008 $101,773,166 $8,012,726 $1,266,141
2007 $98,607,211 $7,638,056 $1,294,406
2006 $97,475,745 $7,451,806 $1,119,148


Funding Source Trends for Public Libraries in Tennessee
Year Total
Income
Local Government State Government Federal Government Other Sources
2018 $136,513,372 $128,408,911 $380,887 $273,023 $7,450,551
2017 $129,398,299 $121,490,509 $297,301 $294,238 $7,316,251
2016 $123,027,758 $115,611,541 $356,360 $250,578 $6,809,279
2015 $118,795,687 $111,525,763 $385,967 $304,647 $6,579,310
2014 $112,098,016 $104,956,581 $385,706 $201,212 $6,554,517
2013 $109,879,005 $102,303,595 $342,647 $217,589 $7,015,174
2012 $107,832,753 $99,769,480 $426,096 $269,094 $7,368,083
2011 $107,721,824 $98,810,151 $1,352,617 $653,903 $6,905,153
2010 $104,405,165 $96,736,490 $465,988 $224,056 $6,978,631
2009 $113,554,233 $101,021,270 $100,520 $459,203 $11,973,240
2008 $103,860,496 $94,670,822 $439,274 $364,731 $8,385,669
2007 $100,722,931 $90,966,247 $563,257 $598,714 $8,594,713
2006 $101,228,670 $90,976,470 $375,955 $473,384 $9,402,861