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Nurseries And Playgroups

Volume 175: debated on Thursday 5 July 1990

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To ask the Secretary or State for Wales if he will list the number of (a) registered pre-school nurseries and(b) registered playgroups for each academic year from 1970–71 to 1988–89 in (i) Wales as a whole and (ii) each county.

The available information on the numbers of registered pre-school nurseries and registered playgroups is shown in the table. Data prior to 1975 are not readily available.

Number of Registered Facilities at 31 March Clwyd
YearPre-school nurseriesPlay-groups
19756124
19767141
19775154
19785173
19796192
19805237
19816169
19827176
19838167
19848173
198512173
198612167
198715192
198822203
198929194
Dyfed
YearPre-school nurseriesPlaygroups
1975286
19761105
19771109
1978115
1979121
1980129
1981136
1982141
1983154
1984158
1985156
1986155
1987169
1988197
19893198
Gwent
YearPre-school nurseriesPlaygroups
1975382
1976383
1977396
1978398
1979397

Year

Pre-school nurseries

Playgroups

19803104
19811103
1982112
1983105
1984110
1985114
1986121
1987126
1988132
1989137

Gwynedd

Year

Pre-school nurseries

Play-groups

197587
197694
1977102
1978111
1979117
1980134
19812123
19823129
19833136
19843137
19854147
19864149
19874157
19886129
19899164

Mid Glamorgan

Year

Pre-school nurseries

Play-groups

19751585
1976881
1977496
19783103
19794100
1980490
1981492
19824110
19835113
198410104
19856117
19867121
19879121
19888127
19895137

Powys

Year

Pre-school nurseries

Playgroups

1975132
1976136
1977138
1978140
1979145
1980152
1981153
198256
198359
198462
198561
1986563
1987664
1988563
1989466

South Glamorgan

Year

Pre-school nurseries

Playgroups

197518100
197620113
197719121
197817120
197918110
198016104
198113113
198212109
198313113
198414112
198515119
198616115
198717123
198819138
198921153

West Glamorgan

Year

Pre-school nurseries

Play-groups

1975246
1976143
1977143
1978140
1979139
1980145
1981138
1982144
1983544
1984646
1985648
1986553
1987747
1988751
19891454

Wales

Year

Pre-school nurseries

Play-groups

197547642
197641696
197734759
197830800
197933821
198030895
198128825
198227877
198334891
198441902
198543935
198649944
198758999
1988671,040
1989851,103