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Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- Apr.2019

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
2018 Total 2,864 3,417 3,070 43 2 12 184 149 3,105 2,803 43 2 31 143 126 3,105 707 751 129 1,517 1 2,094
Male - 2,049 1,869 24 1 2 93 84 1,490 1,358 20 1 14 61 56 1,490 346 326 68 749 1 1,235
Female - 1,368 1,201 19 1 10 91 65 1,614 1,445 23 1 17 81 70 1,614 361 424 61 768 - 859
Other - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 - 1 - 1 - - - -
Jan.- Apr.2019 Total 876 1,020 906 5 - 3 87 24 956 856 7 - 17 52 31 956 216 227 48 465 - 656
Male - 650 591 2 - 1 45 13 466 425 3 - 6 26 9 466 91 100 23 252 - 414
Female - 370 315 3 - 2 42 11 489 431 4 - 11 25 22 489 125 126 25 213 - 241
Other - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 - 1 - 1 - - - 1
Approval of adpotion Total 723 885 786 5 - 2 87 10 793 701 7 - 17 47 28 793 212 208 42 331 - 559
Male - 557 509 2 - - 45 3 381 343 3 - 6 23 9 381 88 91 21 181 - 358
Female - 328 277 3 - 2 42 7 411 358 4 - 11 23 19 411 124 116 21 150 - 200
Other - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 - 1 - 1 - - - 1
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 20 20 20 - - - - - 22 20 - - - 1 1 22 2 13 6 1 - 20
Male - 14 14 - - - - - 10 9 - - - 1 - 10 2 5 2 1 - 14
Female - 6 6 - - - - - 12 11 - - - - 1 12 - 8 4 - - 6
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 85 61 48 - - - - 13 89 88 - - - - 1 89 - - - 89 - 39
Male - 47 38 - - - - 9 48 48 - - - - - 48 - - - 48 - 21
Female - 14 10 - - - - 4 41 40 - - - - 1 41 - - - 41 - 18
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 48 54 52 - - 1 - 1 52 47 - - - 4 1 52 2 6 - 44 - 38
Male - 32 30 - - 1 - 1 27 25 - - - 2 - 27 1 4 - 22 - 21
Female - 22 22 - - - - - 25 22 - - - 2 1 25 1 2 - 22 - 17
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