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Status of Female Childcare Workers in Kenya Report 2023

March 2023 – Uthabiti Africa released a report of its research in Nairobi, Kadjiado, and Kisumu counties in Kenya. The study adopted a two-tied approach that analyzed 62% of existing data from a database of 7,000 childcare microenterprises and collected primary data. The study was conducted in three counties with a sample of 102 childcare workers selected using proportional size allocation and simple random sampling. The report provides socio-demographic characteristics of the childcare workers, socio-demographic characteristics of the children, and concludes with recommendations based on these findings.