Data set from Childcare and early years provider survey

Destination of staff leaving

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The proportion of staff leaving childcare providers in the previous 12 months: to join another childcare provider; to work in a school (with children of school age); to work outside of childcare; to retire; and to go to an "other" destination, broken down by provider type.

Data set details

Early years
Childcare and early years provider survey
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Proportion of staff
  • Destination
  • Provider type
Time period

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAll school-based providersAnother childcare provider28.979
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandPrivate group-based providersAnother childcare provider33.973
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandVoluntary group-based providersAnother childcare provider25.304
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAll group-based providersAnother childcare provider31.835
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAll school-based providersSchool setting with children of school age17.322

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 3 variables
Variable nameVariable description
proportionProportion of staff
provider_typeProvider type


  1. Due to the small number of staff reported on the survey leaving maintained nursery schools, figures for "all school-based providers" are grouped together.

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