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Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- Sep.2018

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.- Sep.2018 Total 2,126 2,538 2,287 30 2 9 137 103 2,308 2,091 33 2 22 100 93 2,308 525 564 88 1,130 1 1,543
Male - 1,522 1,387 15 1 2 72 60 1,098 1,009 15 1 9 41 38 1,098 251 242 51 553 1 904
Female - 1,016 900 15 1 7 65 43 1,210 1,082 18 1 13 59 55 1,210 274 322 37 577 - 639
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of adpotion Total 1,727 2,154 1,949 30 1 9 130 65 1,898 1,697 32 2 20 96 83 1,898 517 508 67 806 - 1,303
Male - 1,272 1,168 15 - 2 69 33 876 796 15 1 7 38 34 876 248 211 36 381 - 776
Female - 882 781 15 1 7 61 32 1,022 901 17 1 13 58 49 1,022 269 297 31 425 - 527
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 49 59 57 - - - 2 - 54 51 - - - 1 2 54 4 35 14 1 - 39
Male - 40 39 - - - 1 - 27 26 - - - 1 - 27 - 17 9 1 - 25
Female - 19 18 - - - 1 - 27 25 - - - - 2 27 4 18 5 - - 14
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 198 142 107 - - - - 35 202 198 1 - - - 4 202 - 3 2 197 - 80
Male - 97 72 - - - - 25 108 107 - - - - 1 108 - 3 2 103 - 40
Female - 45 35 - - - - 10 94 91 1 - - - 3 94 - - - 94 - 40
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 152 183 174 - 1 - 5 3 154 145 - - 2 3 4 154 4 18 5 126 1 121
Male - 113 108 - 1 - 2 2 87 80 - - 2 2 3 87 3 11 4 68 1 63
Female - 70 66 - - - 3 1 67 65 - - - 1 1 67 1 7 1 58 - 58
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