Interactive State Comparison Maps

Interactive State Comparison Maps

See how Illinois compares with other states regarding particular family characteristics.
Data Descriptions

Data Descriptions

Descriptions of the various data types presented on IECAM.
Data Releases & Methodology

Data Releases & Methodology

Find detailed information on the preparation of data estimates, the latest data release year, methodology, and the process of yearly data releases.
Title graphic showing an empty, winding road and the words Quick Guide to Gettting Community Needs Data

Quick Guide to Getting Community Needs Data

A step-by-step guide to finding the data you need to understand the early childhood landscape in your community.
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Have a question about our website? Here are answers to some of the most common questions we encounter at IECAM.
Illinois Early Childhood Dashboard

Illinois Early Childhood Dashboard

The Early Learning Council (ELC) Dashboard supports the measurement of the council’s strategies and goals for Illinois.
Topical Links

Topical Links

Providing statewide and/or national data and information related to young children and families.