Child Care Arrangements in Urban and Rural Areas. Appendix: Additional Tables

06/30/2008

Table Appendix – 1:
Percent Distribution of Primary Care Arrangements for Children under Age 5
and Not yet Enrolled in Kindergarten in Weekly Non-Parental Care

  Relative*** Non-Relative Center*** Equal Hours in
2+ Types of Care
Total
Urban 25% 18% 54% 3% 100%
Rural 34% 21% 41% 4% 100%
Total 27% 19% 51% 3% 100%

  ** Urban/rural difference = p < 0.05
*** Urban/rural difference = p < 0.01
Note: The percentages in this table are mutually exclusive and are restricted to children that participated in weekly non-parental care.


Table Appendix – 2a:
Percentage of Children under Age 6 and Not yet Enrolled in Kindergarten
in Various Types of Non-Parental Care Arrangements

(Includes Secondary Arrangements)

  Relative*** Non-Relative Center** Uses Multiple
Arrangements
Any Weekly
Care
Urban 20% 13% 37% 9% 59%
Rural 26% 15% 32% 11% 62%
Total 21% 13% 36% 10% 60%

  ** Urban/rural difference = p < 0.05
*** Urban/rural difference = p < 0.01
Note: Children may be in more than one category.


Table Appendix – 2b:
Percentage of Children under Age 5 and Not yet Enrolled in Kindergarten in
Various Types of Non-Parental Care Arrangements

(Includes Secondary Arrangements)

  Relative*** Non-Relative Center*** Uses Multiple
Arrangements
Any Weekly
Care
Urban 20% 13% 35% 9% 58%
Rural 26% 16% 29% 10% 60%
Total 21% 14% 34% 9% 59%

  ** Urban/rural difference = p < 0.05
*** Urban/rural difference = p < 0.01

Note: Children may be in more than one category.

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