Public libraries

Public libraries

2021 excl.*
Source: CBS.
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Table description

This table presents an overview of the number of public libraries, the number of volumes in collections, the number of volumes lent out to the public, registered users, the staff working for public libraries and their operating costs and revenues.

Data available from: 1999.

Status of the figures:
The figures for 2021 are preliminary. All other figures are final.

Changes as of 28 July 2022:
The final figures for 2020 have been published.
The preliminary figures for 2021 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
Preliminary figures for 2022 will be published in July 2023.

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