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2001 Library & Information Statistics Tables

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LOCAL AUTHORITY ARCHIVE SERVICES

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England and Wales

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"large"

"small"*

Total number of services

84

34

Total expenditure**

38.6m

n/a

Total staff (FTE)

1,123

119

of which = archivists

35%

33%

= conservation staff

8%

3%

Total volume of holdings

69,800 m3

11,900 m3

of which = archives

76%

65%

= records management

22%

16%

Total number of readers

682,000

99,000

* "small" archive services are those which are part of a Library and Information Service and are unable to provide separate financial information
** 2000/01 estimates

Source: CIPFA

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Museums

There are estimated to be 2,500 museums in the UK, of which 1,964 have data entered on the Digest of Museum Statistics (DOMUS). The data below are taken from the 1999 figures of DOMUS, from a base of 1,327 museums.

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% of total respondents

Permanent staff (FTE)

11,921

28%

Temporary staff (FTE)

2,415

6%

Volunteer staff

28,085

65%

Freelance staff

866

2%

Source: Resource

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