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Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- Jun.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.- Jun.2019 Total 1,351 1,591 1,410 7 - 4 134 43 1,473 1,331 10 - 21 80 41 1,473 342 370 63 697 1 1,001
Male - 990 899 3 - 1 68 22 721 662 6 - 7 40 12 721 159 165 32 365 - 618
Female - 601 511 4 - 3 66 21 750 669 4 - 14 38 29 750 183 204 31 331 1 382
Other - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2 - 2 - 1 - 1 - 1
Approval of adpotion Total 1,123 1,387 1,231 7 - 3 134 19 1,232 1,101 10 - 21 74 36 1,232 337 335 55 505 - 857
Male - 853 779 3 - - 68 6 600 545 6 - 7 36 12 600 155 149 28 268 - 544
Female - 534 452 4 - 3 66 13 630 556 4 - 14 36 24 630 182 185 27 236 - 312
Other - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2 - 2 - 1 - 1 - 1
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 29 30 30 - - - - - 33 29 - - - 1 3 33 2 23 7 1 - 28
Male - 21 21 - - - - - 15 14 - - - 1 - 15 2 9 3 1 - 16
Female - 9 9 - - - - - 18 15 - - - - 3 18 - 14 4 - - 12
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 122 86 65 - - - - 21 127 126 - - - - 1 127 - - - 126 1 56
Male - 64 50 - - - - 14 65 65 - - - - - 65 - - - 65 - 25
Female - 22 15 - - - - 7 62 61 - - - - 1 62 - - - 61 1 31
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 77 88 84 - - 1 - 3 81 75 - - - 5 1 81 3 12 1 65 - 60
Male - 52 49 - - 1 - 2 41 38 - - - 3 - 41 2 7 1 31 - 33
Female - 36 35 - - - - 1 40 37 - - - 2 1 40 1 5 - 34 - 27
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