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Harvest Report

Last Updated: Fri Nov 16 09:32:59 PST 2007
Harvested Repository: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/
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This directory contains a mirror-in-progress of the Government Printing Office.

Important Caveat: These Data Are Not Yet Complete.

Please limit your mirrors until we declare this area to be in beta, a transition we expect to happen in early January. If you harvest data now, you will have to come back later and get it again. However, feel free to browse or grab selective archives.


Year Number of PDF Pages Congress
Federal Register Government Manual Congressional
Record
POTUS
Papers
Congressional
Bills
Congressional
Hearings
Public
Laws
1991 837 102
1992 2,402
1993 2,319 261,292 103
1994 2,325
1995 60,214 27,260 2,057 242,822 69,677 6,467 104
1996 62,694 27,395 2,357
1997 62,750 923 27,088 1,953 213,531 106,612 7,376 105
1998 66,251 940 28,833 2,350
1999 69,909 925 31,524 2,493 239,564 200,509 7,490 106
2000 63,863 753 27,538 3,114
2001 61,792 754 28,469 1,719 224,371 265,132 5,665 107
2002 70,177 758 23,828 2,371
2003 68,928 758 32,692 1,911 262,024 270,766 7,039 108
2004 73,322 742 26,168 1,269
2005 71,417 773 30,977 276,567 329,266 7,351 109
2006 68,294 764 24,282
2007 53,853 773 28,945 160,246 47,016 110

Non Serial-Based Collections *
GAO Reports and Decisions 54,600
House and Senate Rules 36,568
Congressional Prints 62,495
Congressional Documents 98,655
Congressional Reports 448,496
House Journal 3,348
Annotated Constitution 5,701
* May contain some serials.

Factoids/Infonuggets
Total number of PDF pages 5,177,003
Height of ≡ stack of books 971 feet
Size of Washington Monument 555 feet
gpo.gov/Washington Monument 174.90%
gpo.gov/Empire State Building 66.76%

Harvest Impact Report prepared and filed by Public.Resource.Org with the Government Printing Office, whom we'd like to thank for their assistance and cooperation.

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