title

Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- Jul.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.- Jul.2018 Total 1,631 1,952 1,765 24 1 8 107 71 1,762 1,593 23 1 16 72 80 1,762 403 441 64 854 - 1,169
Male - 1,169 1,070 13 1 1 55 42 829 754 8 1 8 31 35 829 191 192 40 406 - 678
Female - 783 695 11 - 7 52 29 933 839 15 - 8 41 45 933 212 249 24 448 - 491
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of adpotion Total 1,330 1,672 1,520 24 - 8 102 42 1,453 1,298 22 1 14 68 72 1,453 395 397 48 613 - 991
Male - 980 905 13 - 1 53 21 663 597 8 1 6 28 31 663 188 166 28 281 - 582
Female - 692 615 11 - 7 49 21 790 701 14 - 8 40 41 790 207 231 20 332 - 409
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 39 47 45 - - - 2 - 44 42 - - - 1 1 44 4 28 11 1 - 31
Male - 34 33 - - - 1 - 23 22 - - - 1 - 23 - 14 8 1 - 21
Female - 13 12 - - - 1 - 21 20 - - - - 1 21 4 14 3 - - 10
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 149 99 73 - - - - 26 150 147 1 - - - 3 150 - 2 2 146 - 55
Male - 69 50 - - - - 19 76 75 - - - - 1 76 - 2 2 72 - 25
Female - 30 23 - - - - 7 74 72 1 - - - 2 74 - - - 74 - 30
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 113 134 127 - 1 - 3 3 115 106 - - 2 3 4 115 4 14 3 94 - 92
Male - 86 82 - 1 - 1 2 67 60 - - 2 2 3 67 3 10 2 52 - 50
Female - 48 45 - - - 2 1 48 46 - - - 1 1 48 1 4 1 42 - 42
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