National Statistics

Education provision: children under 5 years of age, January 2018

Early years provision for children under 5 years in the local authority maintained, private, voluntary and independent sectors in England.



Data on the provision of education for children under 5 years of age, including:

  • the number of children benefitting from the universal and extended funded early education entitlement
  • providers of funded early years education

Early years statistics team

Published 28 June 2018
Last updated 26 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated underlying data with additional file covering data at local authority district level.
  2. First published.