Research & Data


Find child care and population data for Cook County and Illinois.

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Research Reports

Read and download reports, briefs, and publications produced by Illinois Action for Children.

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Data Requests

Find out about the types of Cook County data Illinois Action for Children can provide and how to submit data requests.

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Data and Privacy

We release data only in a form that respects the privacy of child care providers and families. Illinois Action for Children reserves the right to deny any requests. Our databases are confidential and individual names or addresses will not be released.