Facts & Figures

There are a number of ways to understand the dynamic archival profession—including numbers! Explore the resources below to learn more. 

Survey Data (A*CENSUS)
Fielded in 2004, this census was the first truly comprehensive nationwide survey of the archives profession. The final report features five special key areas: Graduate Education, Continuting Education, Diversity, Leadership, and Certification.  

CoSA Reports and Surveys 
The Council of State Archivists has compiled a number of statistical reports over the years on state archives and records management programs.