About our reports
Our annual report is out!
"I believe every nursery owner/operator would benefit from this report and would change or improve something based on the information it contains." Mike Abbott, Director of Operations, London Early Years Foundation.
About Early Years Annual Report 2017-2018
A comprehensive analysis of all the key sector statistics, trends and forecasts. Includes supporting spreadsheets with local data on funding history, places-per-head-of-population to 2041 and rateable values of 8,000 plus nursery premises. A must read for all with an interest in early years.
£75.00 including VAT
About Early Years Annual Report - the headlines
Enjoy a sneak preview of some of the key messages ahead of the comprehensive annual report.
Counting the cost in spring 2018
Headline analysis of private and voluntary sector delivery costs and funding deficits
Autumn 2017 Bulletin - a focus on 30 hours
A detailed picture of the first term of a national 30-hour offer. Read about who is delivering places, how many and on what terms.
A focus on men in childcare
Latest estimates suggest progress has been made in attracting men to a career in early years, but much remains to be done. See the key headlines here.
Summer 2017 Bulletin - a focus on the early years workforce
A detailed look at sector capacity, the profile of the early years workforce and recruitment challenges.