Data set from Childcare and early years provider survey

Mean staff per provider

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A time series of the mean number of paid staff per provider, broken down by provider type.   Temporary staff are included but volunteer staff and apprentices are excluded. 


Data set details

Theme
Early years
Publication
Childcare and early years provider survey
Release type
Geographic levels
National
Indicators
  • Number of staff
  • Unweighted base
Filters
  • Provider type
Time period
2018 to 2023

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
time_periodtime_identifiergeographic_levelcountry_codecountry_nameprovider_typemean_staffunweighted_base
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNursery class childcare settings51885
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandMaintained nursery schools18138
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAll school-based providers62023
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandPrivate group-based providers143359
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandVoluntary group-based providers91511

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 3 variables
Variable nameVariable description
mean_staffNumber of staff
provider_typeProvider type
unweighted_baseUnweighted base

Footnotes

  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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