Percentage of Children 0-4 in Different Child Care Types

February 1, 2019 Canada-wide: 14.8% in daycare centres, 47% in parental care during "regular working hours".Statistics Canada publishes misleading reports that do not provide this basic data. The most recent data available is from Statistics Canada's 2011 General Social Survey.…

Day care statistics from Sweden 2009: 92% age 18 months to 5 years registered in daycare centres

Dear friends, The statistics of the number of children in day care in Sweden have recently been officially updated for 2009. In the concept "day care" both day care centers and child minders are included. The numbers for 2009 are…

Is All-Day K Needed to Ease Daycare Shortage? (broken link)

Daycare Vacancy Rate Over 7% in Toronto The Toronto area has over 7 % of daycare centre spaces vacant as of December 2009. This does not include vacancies in family daycares and in centres that do not receive fee-subsidy children.…

Comments on Child Care Spaces Report

Comments on Child Care Spaces Report: Mar 30, 2007. Kids First Parent Association of Canada - res & comm (PDF: "Comments on THe Child Care Spaces Report" Original report: https://www.worldcat.org/title/child-care-spaces-recommendations-supporting-canadian-children-families-addressing-the-gap-between-the-supply-and-demand-for-high-quality-child-care-report-from-the-ministerial-advisory-committee-on-the-government-of-canadas-child-care-spaces-initiative-submitted-to-the-hon-monte-solberg-minister-of-human-resources-and-social-development/oclc/758628443

Daycare Supply and Demand

Is There a Shortage of Daycare Spaces—or a Shortage of Children in the Spaces? Recently the Toronto Star reported huge wait lists for subsidized spaces for low-income families [1]. The idea that there is a "child care crisis" consisting of…

Daycare Dis-information Buster: Under 10 % of Children in Daycare

Helen WardKids First Parent Association of Canada Less than 10% of all children age 0-12 spend any time at all in any form of government-registered daycare, full-time or part-time. Vanier Institute had a pie chart of Statistics Canada info in…