416 respondents answered questions regarding the type of institution, student FTE (full-time equivalent), and cataloging unit staffing levels at the professional, para-professional and hourly level.

Of those, 222 respondents were from doctoral institutions.  Here is the average breakdown by student FTE.

Doctoral Institution Staff Level
Student FTE Professional Para-Professional Hourly Total Staff
less than 1,000 1.75 0.75 1.25 3.75
1,000-5,000 1.35 1.65 0.92 3.83
5,001-10,000 3.11 3.38 1.11 7.42
10,001-15,000 2.79 4.45 1.75 9.00
15,001-20,000 3.06 3.19 2.15 8.31
20,001-25,000 3.35 4.77 1.35 9.47
25,001-30,000 2.88 7.10 1.18 11.16
30,001-40,000 3.86 6.31 2.21 12.38
40,001+ 4.64 6.72 3.34 14.46
Unidentified 3.55 3.85 3.55 10.95
Overall 3.23 4.81 1.93 9.91
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