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Moira Shire

Profile Performance

Provision of print and digital based resources to the community in a variety of formats including collection services, e-services, research tools and interactive learning programs

Physical library collection usage

Number of physical library collection item loans per physical library collection item. Updated in 2019 to focus on physical library items.

Moira Shire (2019-2020)

2.44

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

3.14

All Councils (2019-2020)

3.56

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Moira Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 2.94 4.30 4.49
2017-2018 3.07 4.28 4.65
2018-2019 2.98 4.15 4.63
2019-2020 2.44 3.14 3.56

Moira Shire Council Says...

Due to Social Distancing impacts of COVID-19, including temporary closure of libraries, it was expected that usage would be less than previous years.

Proportion of library resources less than 5 years old

Percentage of the library collection that has been purchased in the last 5 years

Moira Shire (2019-2020)

51.31%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

63.26%

All Councils (2019-2020)

65.34%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Moira Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 45.72% 64.87% 64.77%
2017-2018 48.19% 64.56% 64.73%
2018-2019 49.95% 63.97% 66.13%
2019-2020 51.31% 63.26% 65.34%

Moira Shire Council Says...

Active library borrowers in municipality

Percentage of the municipal population that are active library borrowers (in the last three financial years) for 2019-20. Results prior to July 2019 reflect the municipal population that were members of the library and borrowed a library collection item during that year.

Moira Shire (2019-2020)

15.61%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

15.04%

All Councils (2019-2020)

14.88%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Moira Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 18.07% 17.53% 16.93%
2017-2018 15.47% 16.12% 15.82%
2018-2019 15.71% 15.66% 15.41%
2019-2020 15.61% 15.04% 14.88%

Moira Shire Council Says...

Cost of library service per population

Direct cost to council of the library service per population. New indicator from July 2019. Please refer to retired indicators link for previous results.

Moira Shire (2019-2020)

$20.34

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

$28.74

All Councils (2019-2020)

$32.10

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Moira Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2019-2020 $20.34 $28.74 $32.10

Moira Shire Council Says...