Share of children in preschool
Preschool attendance in Sweden is optional, and available for children from one year up to the fall semester when they turn six years. In 2020, 85 percent of all children in preschool age were attending preschool, which was the highest share during the period of 2010 to 2020.
Four-year-old was the largest age group
The preschool attendance in 2020 was highest among four-year-old children. Nearly 120,000 children of this age attended preschools in Sweden.