2013 Library Picnic Survey
1. How much time do you spend on Orcas Island?
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Percent
Response
Count
I live here full time
73.8%138
I live here part of the year
18.2%34
I am a visitor to the Island
8.0%15
2. In which of the following groups would you most closely place yourself?
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Percent
Response
Count
Child
2.2%4
Teenager
5.4%10
Working Adult
42.7%79
Retired
49.7%92
3. How often have you visited the Library in the past 12 months?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Just today
5.4%10
Occasionally
17.7%33
At least monthly
28.0%52
At least weekly
50.5%94
4. How do you usually use the Library?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Not applicable
4.3%8
Check out books
82.7%153
Check out DVDs or other materials
59.5%110
Use the website for downloads or databases
24.3%45
Use the Library's computers
36.8%68
Use my own computer or other device
24.9%46
Work or study
18.4%34
Meet with friends or colleagues
23.2%43
Read and relax
36.2%67
Use the meeting room
33.0%61
Other:
9.2%17
Other (please specify)
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5. If we were to change or add on to the Library, what needs should we address?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
More space for kids
20.8%36
More space for teens
20.2%35
More space for adults
14.5%25
A quiet reading room
37.6%65
More places to sit to use the WiFi
29.5%51
More individual spaces to study or work on projects
22.5%39
Small group study rooms
16.2%28
More room for programs, classes, or events
30.1%52
More books, DVDs, and other materials
37.6%65
Don't change anything
10.4%18
Don't add on to the Library
6.4%11
Other:
13.3%23
Other (please specify)
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6. What other comments do you have about these or any other topics?
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