University of Illinois Urbana‑Champaign

IECAM for Families

An Asian/Indian family playing on the carpet with a baby


  • Database Search This is a quick search for early childhood and demographic numbers. This tool produces instant Excel spreadsheets for selected areas, years, early childhood services/programs, and demographics.
  • Regional Reports This tool produces a quick ready-made report for a selected area on these topics: childcare, early care and education services and population, publicly funded preschool, and Head Start.
  • Data by Topic Find data by topic in the following categories: childcare, demographics, health, language, early childhood services and programs, social and economic factors, employment, and other.
  • Curated Data, Maps, and Charts This is a collection of data not available in our searchable database.
  • Early Care and Education Services Map for Illinois