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Child Care in State Economies – 2019 Update provides an update to CED’s original report from 2015 to reflect the most currently available data. The 2019 Update examines the child care industry’s effect on parents’ participation in the labor force, and provides extensive details regarding the industry’s impact on
regional economic growth and development, including: usage rates, the role of public funding, revenues, and business structure. The report was commissioned by the Committee for Economic Development, produced by
the economic firm, Region Track, Inc., and generously supported by the Alliance for Early Success.

State Fact Sheets, Talking Points and Infographics

To learn more about the economic impact of child care in each state and why it should be supported, select a state from the map or drop down list below.

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