Employment impact on adults in households with children who were unable to attend daycare or another childcare arrangement because of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States

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Definitions: The percentage of households with children birth to age 17 who reported that at least one child in the household was unable to attend daycare or another childcare arrangement at some time in the past 4 weeks because of the coronavirus pandemic by how adults’ employment was impacted as a result of childcare being closed or unavailable. Only respondents who reported that a child could not attend daycare or another childcare arrangement and those who provided a valid response are included. 

Data Source: Population Reference Bureau analysis of the U.S. Census Bureau, Household Pulse Survey, 2021

Footnotes: Updated September 2021
S - Estimates suppressed when the effective sample size is less than 30 or the 90% confidence interval is greater than 30 percentage points or 1.3 times the estimate. 
A 90 percent confidence interval for each estimate can be found at Employment impact on adults in households with children who were unable to attend daycare or another childcare arrangement because of the coronavirus pandemic.