In the 2005/2006 academic year kindergartens visited 74 968 children. Five years later the number of children attending preschool institutions increased by 14 thousand.

In 2013/2014 academic year in kindergartens went 93 533 children. Thus, in less than ten years, the number of children attending preschool educational institutions grew by almost 20 thousand. However, after a year in the 2014/2015 academic year — the number of children in kindergartens decreased slightly, to 92 219.

During this period, with growth in the number of pupils has increased and the number of preschool educational institutions with 553 in the 2005/2006 academic year to 633 in the 2014/2015 academic year.