University of Illinois Urbana‑Champaign

Geographic Region: City of Chicago

About the data

On the IECAM database, data are presented for the city of Chicago as a whole and for Chicago Community Areas. For additional data and information on Chicago, see these websites.

  • Early Care and Education Programs: Supply and Demand
    This site, sponsored by Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago and the Chicago Department of Family and Support Services, provides information on child population and eligibility, early education and child care use, and early education and center-based slots for community areas in Chicago.
  • Young Children in Chicago
    Also sponsored by Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago and the Chicago Department of Family and Support Services, this site provides data on eight different domains and includes information on trends in population, service use, and indicators of children's well-being.
  • Chicago Early Learning
    This site allows users to find early childhood programs in the city. Users type an address into a search form and they see early childhood programs near that address.