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Day Care in the US: Market Research Report

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Day Care Market Research Report | NAICS 62441 | Mar 2014

Taking care: Parents will demand child care again as employment rises, boosting revenue

IBISWorld’s Day Care market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$48bn
Annual Growth 09-14
1.2%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Employment
1,723,295
Businesses
887,745
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The economic recovery will greatly benefit this industry. As parents and guardians, particularly females, rejoin the workforce, demand for day care services will grow. Additionally, expected increases in disposable income levels will allow families to spend more on child care, including high-value services such as early education programs. One key area of growth for the industry is employer-sponsored child-care services, which will become increasingly important as companies ramp up their efforts to attract and retain staff... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The Day Care industry has a low level of capital intensity. IBISWorld estimates that for every dollar spent on wages, industry operators will spend $0.05 in capital. Capital investment is mainly used in maintaining the business' central location. Over the past five years, capital intensity remained constant; in 2009, for every dollar spent on wages, industry operators spent about $0.05 in capital investment. Child day care requires little capital investment; however, firms in this industry may also lease their property or travel to the client's home, both of which mitigate this capital expense.

Child day care involves a high level of personal care and interaction; consequently, wages constitute the largest expense for industry operators... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Day Care Industry?

This industry provides day-care services for infants and children. These establishments generally care for preschool children, but may care for older children when school is not in session, such as during the summer or after school hours. Establishments may also offer some educational programs.

Industry Products
Child-care servicesPre-primary grade instructional programsGovernment contributionsPrivate contributions
 
Industry Activities
Providing babysitting servicesProviding child and infant day careProviding group day careOperating Head Start programsOperating prekindergarten facilitiesOperating preschool facilitiesOperating nursery school facilities


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