title

Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- Feb.2018

Unit:case;individual
Year(Month)
&
subjects
Gender of adopter (adoptee) Cases closed Nationality of adopter Nationality of adoptee Age of adoptee Number of single adopter adoption cases
Total R.O.C. citizen Indigenous people Hong Kong and Macau areas Mainland nationality Foreign nationality Unknown Total R.O.C. citizen Indigenous people Hong Kong and Macau areas Mainland nationality Foreign nationality Unknown Total Less than 7 years Not less than 7 to under 18 Not less than 18 to under 20 Not less than 20 Unknown
2017 Total 2,998 3,489 3,076 33 - 11 235 167 3,251 2,936 47 1 43 133 138 3,251 702 875 119 1,549 6 2,209
Male - 2,152 1,929 22 - 6 122 95 1,630 1,482 24 1 16 65 66 1,630 340 430 59 797 4 1,368
Female - 1,337 1,147 11 - 5 113 72 1,621 1,454 23 - 27 68 72 1,621 362 445 60 752 2 841
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan.- Feb.2018 Total 424 516 457 7 - 2 30 27 445 400 6 - 4 18 23 445 85 132 17 211 - 301
Male - 304 271 3 - - 17 16 201 181 2 - 2 8 10 201 34 54 10 103 - 176
Female - 212 186 4 - 2 13 11 244 219 4 - 2 10 13 244 51 78 7 108 - 125
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of adpotion Total 338 432 382 7 - 2 28 20 355 313 6 - 4 18 20 355 82 114 13 146 - 245
Male - 247 220 3 - - 16 11 154 136 2 - 2 8 8 154 33 44 6 71 - 144
Female - 185 162 4 - 2 12 9 201 177 4 - 2 10 12 201 49 70 7 75 - 101
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 15 18 16 - - - 2 - 18 18 - - - - - 18 1 13 4 - - 12
Male - 14 13 - - - 1 - 10 10 - - - - - 10 - 6 4 - - 11
Female - 4 3 - - - 1 - 8 8 - - - - - 8 1 7 - - - 1
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 40 29 23 - - - - 6 40 39 - - - - 1 40 - 1 - 39 - 19
Male - 20 15 - - - - 5 17 17 - - - - - 17 - 1 - 16 - 6
Female - 9 8 - - - - 1 23 22 - - - - 1 23 - - - 23 - 13
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 31 37 36 - - - - 1 32 30 - - - - 2 32 2 4 - 26 - 25
Male - 23 23 - - - - - 20 18 - - - - 2 20 1 3 - 16 - 15
Female - 14 13 - - - - 1 12 12 - - - - - 12 1 1 - 10 - 10
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Description: When the adopter is a legal person, unknown, or the adoptee is a fetus or unknown, the gender will be classified as "Other".
Compiled By Department of Statistics Judicial Yuan