Data set from Childcare and early years provider survey

Mean and median hourly fee for children aged 2 by provider type

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A time series of mean and median hourly fees charged by childcare providers to parents for children aged 2, broken down by provider type.

Data set details

Early years
Childcare and early years provider survey
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Mean hourly fee
  • Median hourly fee
  • Unweighted base
  • Provider type
Time period
2018 to 2023

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandPrivate group-based providers6.986.52482
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandVoluntary group-based providers6.245.751310
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNursery class childcare settings6.115.4485
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandMaintained nursery schools6.6696
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandChildminders5.565.23333

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 4 variables
Variable nameVariable description
mean_hourly_feeMean hourly fee
median_hourly_feeMedian hourly fee
provider_typeProvider type
unweighted_baseUnweighted base

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