Australian Bureau of Statistics

Rate the ABS website
ABS Home > Statistics > By Release Date
4172.0 - Arts and Culture in Australia: A Statistical Overview, 2004 (Reissue)  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 06/09/2006  Reissue
   Page tools: Print Print Page Print all pages in this productPrint All RSS Feed RSS Bookmark and Share Search this Product  
Contents >> Libraries and Archives >> Organisations

ORGANISATIONS

At the end of June 2000, there were 505 local government libraries and eight national and state libraries operating in Australia. The local government libraries operated from 1,510 locations, while the national and state libraries had a total of 26 locations.


At the end of June 2000, there were also eight national and state archives operating in Australia. State specific data on archives are not available for this collection due to confidentiality requirements nor are data on the archives operated by universities, local governments, commercial organisations and collecting institutions (e.g. state libraries).

10.5 LOCAL GOVERNMENT LIBRARIES, Number of locations - June 2000

NSW
Vic.
Qld
SA
WA
Tas.
NT
ACT
Aust.

Branches
387
260
291
156
216
48
27
8
1 393
Mobile services
40
34
19
17
6
-
-
1
117
Total
427
294
310
173
222
48
27
9
1 510

- nil or rounded to zero (including null cells)
ABS, Public Libraries, Australia, 1999-2000 (cat. no. 8561.0).


Previous PageNext Page


Bookmark and Share. Opens in a new window


Commonwealth of Australia 2014

Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.