Official Statistics

Childcare and early years providers survey: 2013

Statistics on the characteristics of childcare and early years provision, including the number of providers and children attending.


Main text: SFR33/2014

Summary text: SFR33/2014

Technical report: SFR33/2014

Survey materials: SFR33/2014

Main tables: SFR33/2014

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This release gives information on the main characteristics of childcare and early years provision in England, including:

  • provider characteristics
  • number of places
  • number of children attending
  • staff characteristics and qualifications
  • fees
  • profitability

The underlying data for this release will be provided at a later date.

Contact details

Maura Lantrua

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Published 18 September 2014