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Statistics for Connecticut Public Libraries: Chart & Report Creators

Start here for information on obtaining and using library statistics for your library, and for libraries throughout Connecticut and the United States.

Chart & Report Creators for Your Library

Create Charts in Seconds!Example of Charts

These Do-It-Yourself tools require no knowledge of Excel or Chart-Making. If you can find your library in a list, then you can create customized charts for your library. Copy and paste your charts into any document or presentation, or print or download sets of charts. These statistical measures have been reported in the Annual Report of Public Libraries and can be found in CT Public Libraries: A Statistical Profile.

Excel Chart & Report Creators:

National Public Library Chart and Report Creators

The Excel file (3.95 MB) available above:Example of charts

  • Was originally made for Connecticut public libraries but may be used by any public library in the United States.
  • Creates charts that compare your library to libraries in your state and the nation, including just those that have a similar population.
  • Requires absolutely no knowledge of Excel.
  • Uses the latest data (2020) available from the Public Library Survey released by the Institute of Museum and Library Services in July 2022.
  • May take some time to download.
  • Will be updated with the next year's data as soon as it becomes available.

Contact Information

State Data Coordinator

Maria Bernier
Division of Library Development, Connecticut State Library
786 South Main St.
Middletown, CT 06457

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