ALA Placement Center Statistics

human resource development and recruitment

Midwinter Statitstics 1974 - Present*

Year

Location

Job Openings

Job Seekers

2006**

San Antonio

256

265

2005

Boston

146

342

2004

San Diego

129

197

2003

Philadelphia

196

293

2002

New Orleans

318

214

2001

Washington, DC

813

260

2000

San Antonio

669

202

1999

Philadelphia

615

334

1998

New Orleans

416

283

1997

Washington, DC

360

436

1996

San Antonio

384

405

1995

Philadelphia

421

484

1994

Los Angeles

333

452

1993

Denver

395

483

1992

San Antonio

377

500

1991

Chicago

567

538

1990

Chicago

674

468

1989

Washington, DC

659

495

1988

San Antonio

595

357

1987

Chicago

596

444

1986

Chicago

574

353

1985

Washington, DC

510

416

1984

Washington, DC

376

331

1983

San Antonio

265

286

1982

Denver

282

270

1981

Washington, DC

414

484

1980

Chicago

343

408

1979

Washington, DC

297

622

1978

Chicago

316

527

1976

Chicago

330

763

1974

Chicago

349

1122



*Data for 1975, 1977 is unavailable.

**  Statistics by category are available for the Midwinter 2006 Meeting in pdf.




Annual Conference Statistics 1965 - Present***

Year

Location

Job Openings

Job Seekers

2006**

New Orleans

181

361

2005

Chicago

297

621

2004

Orlando

251

333

2003

Toronto

142

317

2002

Atlanta

278

368

2001

San Francisco

703

463

2000

Chicago

1004

481

1999

New Orleans

997

489

1998

Washington DC

874

545

1997

San Francisco

525

577

1996

New York

435

896

1995

Chicago

472

1105

1994

Miami Beach

482

653

1993

New Orleans

524

1091

1992

San Francisco

529

1052

1991

Atlanta

582

1053

1990

Chicago

917

991

1989

Dallas

921

835

1988

New Orleans

909

867

1987

San Francisco

885

848

1986

New York

725

896

1985

Chicago

834

940

1984

Dallas

857

699

1983

Los Angeles

509

715

1982

Philadelphia

557

1077

1981

San Francisco

600

840

1980

New York

586

1184

1979

Dallas

554

745

1978

Chicago

507

1373

1977

Detroit

455

1515

1976

Chicago

530

1995

1975

San Francisco

521

1569

1974

New York

401

1899

1973

Las Vegas

525

1193

1972

Chicago

572

1416

1971

Dallas

521

1133

1970

Detroit

892

923

1969

Atlantic City

1352

629

1966

New York

1603

632

1965

Detroit

909

203


***Data for 1967-68 is unavailable.

**  Statistics by category are available for the 2006 Annual Conference in pdf.



Compiled by the ALA Office for Human Resource Development and Recruitment.