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Amy Umble writes about family issues and kid-friendly events.

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Fewer families paying for child care

Child care costs have risen dramatically in the past 10 years or so–and fewer families are ponying up the money.

Most are getting around daycare costs by relying on family members, according to this infographic from the U.S. Census Bureau. Other options include neighbors, friends, in-home sitters and family day care centers.

What do you do for childcare?

Child Care infographic image [Source: U.S. Census Bureau]