The statistics illustrates how many who chooses private day-care or care for their own child. These statistics are comparable from 2004 and onwards.
The statistics is an annual inventory of the number of children and the number of families receiving subsidies for private day-care or for care of their own children. The statistics are grouped by municipalities.
Data is received through electronic reporting from all Municipalities. If the information is assessed to be incorrect, Statistics Denmark contacts the Municipalities and assures the data through a dialogue with the Muncipalities.
The statistics is relevant for Ministries, Municipalities and professional organizations. They use it as a foundation for analysis and reports etc.
The primary uncertainty related to the statistics comes from typing errors made by reporters in the Municipalities.
The statistics is published around five months after the reference period. The statistics is published with no delays.
There is comparable data for the number of children receiving subsidies from 2004 until today.