Data set from Childcare and early years provider survey

Proportion of apprentices employed by level

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A time series of the proportion of apprentices employed at different levels.

Data set details

Early years
Childcare and early years provider survey
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Percentage at Level 2
  • Percentage at Level 3
  • Percentage at Level 5
  • Provider type
Time period
2021 to 2023

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNursery class childcare settings67303191
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandMaintained nursery schools6929[u]42
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAll school-based providers67303233
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandPrivate group-based providers653232036
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandVoluntary group-based providers68284444

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 5 variables
Variable nameVariable description
percent_L2Percentage at Level 2
percent_L3Percentage at Level 3
percent_L5Percentage at Level 5
provider_typeProvider type
unweighted_baseUnweighted base


  1. [u] Statistics based on an "unweighted base" (sample size) of less than 10 are not shown. Statistics based on an "unweighted base" of 10 or greater but less than 30 should be treated with caution and are only indicative.
  2. X - Information on Level 5 apprentices began to be collected in 2023

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