Data set from Childcare and early years provider survey

Proportion of staff by age

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A breakdown of childcare staff by age and provider type.

Data set details

Early years
Childcare and early years provider survey
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Percentage of staff
  • Unweighted base
  • Age group
  • Provider type
Time period

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNursery class childcare settingsUnder 258.62
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandMaintained nursery schoolsUnder 256.25
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAll school-based providersUnder 258.28
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandPrivate group-based providersUnder 2522.86
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandVoluntary group-based providersUnder 259.82

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 4 variables
Variable nameVariable description
age_groupAge group
percentagePercentage of staff
provider_typeProvider type
unweighted_baseUnweighted base


  1. Includes temporary staff but excludes volunteer staff and apprentices. Staff that do not work directly with children e.g. administrative staff are excluded.

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