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Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- Aug.2019

Unit:case;individual
Year(Month)
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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.- Aug.2019 Total 1,864 2,186 1,948 13 - 6 166 66 2,037 1,828 15 - 27 116 66 2,037 467 535 85 948 2 1,388
Male - 1,363 1,240 5 - 2 84 37 1,002 908 9 - 9 62 23 1,002 226 245 40 491 - 853
Female - 823 708 8 - 4 82 29 1,033 920 6 - 18 52 43 1,033 241 289 45 456 2 534
Other - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2 - 2 - 1 - 1 - 1
Approval of adpotion Total 1,541 1,895 1,690 13 - 5 166 34 1,700 1,505 15 - 27 108 60 1,700 461 486 75 678 - 1,185
Male - 1,171 1,072 5 - 1 84 14 836 748 9 - 9 56 23 836 221 221 34 360 - 752
Female - 724 618 8 - 4 82 20 862 757 6 - 18 50 37 862 240 264 41 317 - 432
Other - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2 - 2 - 1 - 1 - 1
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 36 38 38 - - - - - 42 37 - - - 2 3 42 3 30 8 1 - 34
Male - 27 27 - - - - - 20 18 - - - 2 - 20 3 12 4 1 - 19
Female - 11 11 - - - - - 22 19 - - - - 3 22 - 18 4 - - 15
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 178 127 99 - - - - 28 183 180 - - - 1 2 183 - 2 - 179 2 87
Male - 95 75 - - - - 20 91 90 - - - 1 - 91 - 1 - 90 - 41
Female - 32 24 - - - - 8 92 90 - - - - 2 92 - 1 - 89 2 46
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 109 126 121 - - 1 - 4 112 106 - - - 5 1 112 3 17 2 90 - 82
Male - 70 66 - - 1 - 3 55 52 - - - 3 - 55 2 11 2 40 - 41
Female - 56 55 - - - - 1 57 54 - - - 2 1 57 1 6 - 50 - 41
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