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With the implementation of the two-child policy, the change of child-rearing concept and the improvement of child-rearing demand, China's child-care service market for 0-3-year-old infants has ushered in broader space and opportunities for development. According to iiMedia Research, the number of infants in China is expected to exceed 50 million in 2019, with 48% of parents demanding childcare services. It is estimated that in 2020, China's infant care market will exceed 200 billion yuan. At present, the majority of children in the family are born in the 1980s and 1990s, and the second-generation education in double-income families is common. With the intensification of the problem of family care manpower and the increasing growth of children's needs, professional, quality and safety infant care services have begun to receive more attention from children's families. Imedia consulting analysts believe that infant families have a high demand for professional infant care services, and the key to enhancing the competitive advantage lies in the comprehensive qualification or the chengcheng child care service institutions. In addition, with the release of relevant government guidelines, China's infant care market is expected to build a new type of service from infrastructure, practitioners, curriculum quality and other aspects, and community care services will be further popularized.
China's infant and children care industry mainly includes infant food, supplies, medical care, and childcare. In the field of infant food, in 2019, the penetration rate of complementary food for infants and young children in China was only about 25.0%. Meanwhile, the ratio of food supplement and milk powder consumption for infants and toddlers in mainland China is 1:7, while in developed countries (Europe and the United States, etc.), the ratio is 1:1, and that in Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan is 1:4. In the field of baby products, the size of China's baby stroller market reached 13.21 billion yuan in 2018, a year-on-year increase of 6.3%. 63.9% of consumers plan to increase consumer spending in 2019, with 22.0% of them expecting a 30% increase in consumer spending. In the field of infant and child medical care, in 2018, a total of 28 kinds of medicines were required to modify the instructions, including some Chinese medicine injections and large varieties of proprietary Chinese medicines. In the field of infant care, in May 2019, the State Council of China issued the “Guiding Opinions of the General Office of the State Council on Promoting the Development of Infant and Child Care Services Under 3 Years Old”, proposing to vigorously promote the development of infant care industry. China’s infants and young children have a 4.1% enrollment rate in various types of care institutions, far lower than the enrollment rate of 25%-55% in developed countries.
According to iiMedia Research, the number of kindergartens in China has increased year by year. It is expected to exceed 270 thousand in 2018. At the same time, the kindergarten market will reach 230 billion yuan. At present, the fees for kindergartens run by the citizens are expensive. According to the requirements of the generally beneficial goal, it is estimated that by 2020, the admission rate of generally beneficial kindergartens will reach 80.0%. Private kindergartens will be developed in the direction of high-end, with a view to bringing sustained and stable revenue.