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Parental payments covered 16 per cent of expenditures
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The statistics show revenue, operating expenditures, governmental subsidies, parental payments and monthly costs of a place in private kindergartens.

Accounts for private kindergartens2014

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Parental payments covered 16 per cent of expenditures

Parental payments accounted for 16 per cent of gross operating expenditures in private kindergartens in 2014, while government subsidies accounted for 87 per cent.

Maine figures - Accounts for private kindergartens
2014
1Number of private kindergartens who has been open all year.
All kindergartens13 004
 
Average hourly cost
Ordinary kindergartens
0-2 years98.97
3 years74.23
4-6 years49.48
 
Family day-care centres
0-2 years72.68
3 years54.51
4-6 years36.34
 
Revenue in per cent of gross expenditures total
Parental payments16
Governmental subsidies87

Parental payments accounted for 16 per cent of gross operating expenditures in private kindergartens in 2014, while government subsidies accounted for 87 per cent.

Government subsidies accounted for 87 per cent of gross operating expenditures in private kindergartens. This means that the level of government subsidies has increased by 2 per cent in the last year. Parental payments accounted for 16 per cent of gross operating expenditures and have remained stable in the last year.

In recent years, the proportion of government and parental subsidies of private kindergartens’ operating expenditures have seen a change. In 2000, the proportion of government subsidies and payments from parents were almost identical, with 48 and 47 per cent respectively. The proportion of government subsidies increased in the period between 2000 and 2007, giving a share of government subsidies of 80 per cent. The development from 2007 to 2014 has not been as significant, but has given an 87 per cent share of government subsidies.

Higher hourly costs

The mean hourly cost was higher for all age groups at private ordinary kindergartens in 2014 than in 2013. The largest increase was among the age group 0-2. The hourly cost for children in this age group increased from NOK 94 in 2013 to just over NOK 99 in 2014. For 3 year-olds, the hourly cost increased from NOK 71 to NOK 74, and for the age group 4-6, the corresponding increase was from NOK 47 to NOK 49.

The mean hourly cost also increased for all age groups at private family day-care. For the age group 0-2, the hourly cost increased from NOK 69 to NOK 73, for 3 year-olds from just over NOK 52 to NOK 55, and for the age group 4-6, costs increased from NOK 34 to NOK 36.

Full-time place for 0-2 year-olds costs NOK 17 800

The mean monthly cost for a full-time place at private ordinary kindergartens in 2014 was NOK 17 800 for children aged 0-2 years, NOK 13 400 for 3 year-olds and NOK 8 900 for children in the age group 4-6. At private family day-care, the average monthly price for a full-time place for these age groups was NOK 13 100, NOK 9 800 and NOK 6 500 respectively. Private ordinary kindergartens in Sør-Trøndelag and private family day-care in Troms had the highest monthly costs, while private ordinary kindergartens in Østfold and private family day-care in Sør-Trøndelag had the lowest.