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Updated statistics on the use of 30 hours released

Experimental statistics on the use of 30 hours funded childcare in the fifth term of national rollout, from January to March 2019 have been published by Department for Education. The publication includes eligibility codes issues and validated for the spring term 2019 and figures for the summer term 2019.

The number of children in a 30 hours place in spring 2019 has increased by 11% in comparison with spring 2018. 

Updated statistics correct as of 19 March 2019:

  Eligibility codes issued Codes validated Codes validated (%)
Spring term '19 353,763 335,749 95%
Summer term '19  409,391 328,189 80%

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