What Stats Can is not telling us: charts of daycare use for ages 6 mos-5 yrs and ages 6-11

Percentage of all Canadian Children Age 6 to 11 Years in Daycare Centres 1994-1995*

Children Age 6 Months to 5 Years in Non- Parental Child Care of All Types and in Daycare Centres 2002-2003

A – data from Statistics Canada “Child Care in Canada” 2006 Table 1b p 45, Table 1 p 43 (broken link)

B – data from Statistics Canada “Child Care in Canada” 2006 Table 4e p. 62, Table 2 p51

*Merrigan & Lefebvre calculate 21% age 1-5 were in Quebec centres 2000-2001; Merrigan and Lefebvre, Low Fee Regulated Childcare p34 (broken link)

C – provincial data calculated by author; “Child Care in Canada” Table 25 p 97