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Day Care in the US: Market Research Report

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Day Care Market Research Report | NAICS 62441 | Jul 2014

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

IBISWorld’s Day Care market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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 the Day Care 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 - Starting a New Business Chapter

Barriers to entry differ based on the type of firm present in the industry. Non-employers face fewer barriers to entry, given that there are no significant costs or government regulations that would deter a would-be caretaker. For larger firms, there are medium barriers to entry. Although there is not a significant capital investment involved in building a new establishment, hiring enough people to care for children will be a major expense. Additionally, the industry is heavily regulated, and as a result, a new enterprise must obtain permits and comply with other rules in order to operate.

One of the largest barriers for new entrants is the level of regulation in this industry... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Day Care Industry?

Establishments in this industry provide 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 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 centers (except part of school system)Operating preschool centersOperating nursery school centers


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