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Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- May2018

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
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.- May2018 Total 1,152 1,396 1,262 16 - 6 73 55 1,233 1,104 13 1 10 58 60 1,233 280 313 47 593 - 823
Male - 826 754 8 - - 39 33 571 516 4 1 5 23 26 571 127 127 28 289 - 472
Female - 570 508 8 - 6 34 22 662 588 9 - 5 35 34 662 153 186 19 304 - 351
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of adpotion Total 938 1,184 1,075 16 - 6 70 33 1,012 893 13 1 9 55 54 1,012 275 277 37 423 - 695
Male - 686 632 8 - - 37 17 453 404 4 1 4 21 23 453 126 106 21 200 - 405
Female - 498 443 8 - 6 33 16 559 489 9 - 5 34 31 559 149 171 16 223 - 290
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 29 35 33 - - - 2 - 34 32 - - - 1 1 34 3 22 8 1 - 23
Male - 25 24 - - - 1 - 17 16 - - - 1 - 17 - 10 6 1 - 15
Female - 10 9 - - - 1 - 17 16 - - - - 1 17 3 12 2 - - 8
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 100 72 52 - - - - 20 101 99 - - - - 2 101 - 2 1 98 - 40
Male - 51 36 - - - - 15 50 50 - - - - - 50 - 2 1 47 - 17
Female - 21 16 - - - - 5 51 49 - - - - 2 51 - - - 51 - 23
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 85 105 102 - - - 1 2 86 80 - - 1 2 3 86 2 12 1 71 - 65
Male - 64 62 - - - 1 1 51 46 - - 1 1 3 51 1 9 - 41 - 35
Female - 41 40 - - - - 1 35 34 - - - 1 - 35 1 3 1 30 - 30
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