ANALYSIS OF SELECTED VARIABLES
INSTITUTIONS GRANTING BACHELOR DEGREES OR HIGHER
Category High Mean Median Low Reporting
1. Professional staff as percent of Total Staff 66.67 31.53 30.17 2.18 886
2. Support Staff as percent of Total Staff 73.24 37.52 38.31 0.00 903
3. Student Assistant Staff as percent of Total Staff 73.30 29.77 29.23 0.00 860
4. Ratio of Professional to Support Staff (excluding Student Assistant Staff) 3.00 0.91 0.79 0.10 864
5. Ratio of Items Loaned to Items Borrowed 53.30 1.46 1.07 0.00 847
6. Serial Expenditures as percent of Total Library Material Expenditures 92.34 50.66 51.43 0.71 848
7. Total Library Material Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 68.32 34.82 35.69 2.47 681
8. Contract Binding as percent of Total Library Expenditures 3.80 0.91 0.91 0.00 652
9. Salary and Wages Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 78.25 52.61 51.95 3.98 658
10. Other Operating Expenditures as Part of Total Library Expenditures 32.95 10.33 9.36 0.00 636
11. Unit cost of monographs (per volume) 110.95 41.56 40.37 0.00 700
12. Unit cost of serials (per title) 667.99 170.18 147.85 0.36 771