Data set from Childcare and early years provider survey

Mean and median hourly funding rate for children aged 3 and 4 by provider type

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A time series of the mean and median funding rates paid by the government to childcare providers for children aged 3 and 4, broken down by provider type.

Data set details

Early years
Childcare and early years provider survey
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Mean hourly funding rate
  • Median hourly funding rate
  • Unweighted base
  • Provider type
Time period
2022 to 2023

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandPrivate group-based providers4.874.702110
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandVoluntary group-based providers4.794.651295
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNursery class childcare settings4.934.621406
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandMaintained nursery schools5.685.07111
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandChildminders4.744.622116

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 4 variables
Variable nameVariable description
mean_hourly_rateMean hourly funding rate
median_hourly_rateMedian hourly funding rate
provider_typeProvider type
unweighted_baseUnweighted base

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