Collection

Statistics: childcare and early years

Childcare arrangements for all ages and early years provision for children who are 5 years of age or younger.

Statistics from May 2010 onwards are available on GOV.UK. You can find our archived statistics on the UK Government Web Archive. Note: the search function is not available on archived content so please use the filters on the left of each page.

Childcare and early years providers survey

We publish this release every 2 years.

  1. Childcare and early years providers survey: 2016

    • Official Statistics
  2. Childcare and early years providers survey: 2013

    • Official Statistics
  3. Childcare and early years providers survey: 2011

    • Official Statistics
  4. Childcare and early years providers survey: 2010

    • Official Statistics
  5. Childcare and early years providers survey 2009

    • Research and analysis

Childcare and early years survey of parents

We publish this release every 2 years.

  1. Childcare and early years survey of parents: 2017

    • Official Statistics
  2. Childcare and early years survey of parents: 2014 to 2015

    • Official Statistics
  3. Childcare and early years survey of parents: 2012 to 2013

    • Official Statistics
  4. Childcare and early years survey of parents: 2011

    • Official Statistics
  5. Childcare and early years survey of parents: 2010

    • Official Statistics
  6. Childcare and early years survey of parents 2009

    • Research and analysis

Provision for children under 5 years of age in England

We publish this release annually.

30 hours free childcare

  1. 30 hours free childcare: autumn term 2017

    • Official Statistics
Published 27 June 2013
Last updated 21 December 2017 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Childcare and early years survey of parents: 2017'.
  2. Added '30 hours free childcare: autumn term 2017'.
  3. Added 'Education provision: children under 5 years of age, January 2017' to the collection.
  4. Added 'Childcare and early years providers survey: 2016'.
  5. Added 'Education provision: children under 5 years of age, January 2016'.
  6. Added 'Childcare and early years survey of parents: 2014 to 2015'.
  7. Added 'Provision for children under 5 years of age: January 2015'.
  8. Added the 'Childcare and early years providers survey: 2013' release.
  9. Added 'Provision for children under 5 years of age: January 2014' to the collection.
  10. Added 'Childcare and early years survey of parents: 2012 to 2013'
  11. First published.