Collection

Early years and childcare statistics

Statistics from Ofsted for early years and childcare.

Official statistics

Transparency data

Freedom of Information (FOI) datasets

Research and analysis

Published 12 December 2014
Last updated 18 August 2020 + show all updates
  1. Added new transparency data on joiners and leavers in the childcare sector.

  2. Added Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 March 2020.

  3. Added Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 December 2019 statistics.

  4. Added the Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 August 2019 release to the collection.

  5. Added childminder and home childcarer applications transparency data.

  6. Added Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 March 2019 official statistics.

  7. Added Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 December 2018 official statistics.

  8. Freedom of Information (FOI) datasets: Childcare on domestic premises and childminder address information has been fully redacted. Those who have consented to publication of address details will be included in the early years transparency data. Two files which contained address details have been removed.

  9. Added new 'transparency data' section with consented names and addresses for childminders and domestic childcare providers.

  10. Added Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 August 2018 official statistics.

  11. Updated with childcare providers and inspections as at 31 March 2018 and early years FOI dataset as at 31 March 2018.

  12. Updated with childcare providers and inspections as at 31 December 2017 and early years FOI dataset as at 31 August 2017.

  13. Updated with 'FOI: early years dataset as at 31 August 2017'.

  14. Early years providers who left the EYR, with full EYR inspection judgements, 1 June 2016 to 31 September 2017 published.

  15. Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ-3) analysis from October 2016 to March 2017 published.

  16. Published early years and childcare inspections and outcomes information from 1 September 2008 to 31 August 2012.

  17. Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 March 2017 published. FOI: early years dataset as at 31 March 2017 published.

  18. FOI: early years dataset as at 31 December 2016 published.

  19. added childcare providers and inspections as at 31 December 2016 - Lorena.

  20. Published today: childcare providers and inspections as at 31 August 2016 and FOI: early years dataset as at 31 August 2016.

  21. Updated with 'FOI: early years dataset as at 31 March 2016'.

  22. Added providers and inspections as at 31 March 2016 release.

  23. 'FOI: early years dataset as at 31 December 2015' added.

  24. Added official statistics: childcare providers and inspections as at 31 December 2015.

  25. Added management information for early years inspection outcomes to 31 October 2015.

  26. Published today: FOI: early years dataset as at 31 August 2015

  27. Collection updated with 'Childcare providers and inspections as at 31 August 2015'.

  28. First published.