ANALYSIS OF SELECTED VARIABLES - Associate of Arts  
   
ACRL LIBRARY DATA TABLES 2000  
   
ANALYSIS OF SELECTED VARIABLES  
   
INSTITUTIONS GRANTING ASSOCIATE OF ARTS DEGREES (CARNEGIE CODE A)  
   
  Libraries  
Category High Mean Median Low Reporting  
   
 1. Professional staff as percent of Total Staff 81.25 33.84 33.33 3.70 350  
   
 2. Support Staff as percent of Total Staff 92.86 41.93 41.73 0.00 350  
   
 3. Student Assistant Staff as percent of Total Staff 84.67 23.47 20.29 0.00 344  
   
 4. Ratio of Professional to Support Staff 4.50 0.93 0.75 0.07 334  
     (excluding student Assistant Staff)  
   
 5. Ratio of Items Loaned to Items Borrowed 29.29 1.96 1.17 0.11 296  
   
 6. Serial Expenditures as percent of 98.65 32.08 30.15 1.47 384  
     Total Library Materials Expenditures  
   
 7. Total Library Material Expenditures 68.34 22.51 21.14 1.73 383  
     as percent of Total Library Expenditures  
   
 8. Contract Binding 1.61 0.32 0.19 0.01 168  
     as percent of Total Library Expenditures  
   
 9. Salary and Wages Expenditures 97.66 70.23 71.22 27.33 380  
     as percent of Total Library Expenditures  
   
10. Other Operating Expenditures 53.05 9.37 6.45 0.07 312  
      as percent of Total Library Expenditures  
   
11. Unit cost of monographs (per volume) 500.00 45.31 35.88 5.46 262