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Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- Nov.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.- Nov.2018 Total 2,601 3,095 2,794 35 2 11 155 133 2,816 2,536 38 2 29 133 116 2,816 634 691 114 1,376 1 1,908
Male - 1,866 1,707 19 1 2 80 76 1,355 1,233 16 1 13 57 51 1,355 316 304 61 673 1 1,130
Female - 1,229 1,087 16 1 9 75 57 1,460 1,303 22 1 16 75 65 1,460 318 386 53 703 - 778
Other - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 - 1 - 1 - - - -
Approval of adpotion Total 2,118 2,630 2,387 35 1 11 148 83 2,321 2,061 37 2 24 129 105 2,321 625 626 87 983 - 1,609
Male - 1,562 1,442 19 - 2 77 41 1,084 973 16 1 10 54 46 1,084 312 268 45 459 - 965
Female - 1,068 945 16 1 9 71 42 1,236 1,088 21 1 14 74 59 1,236 313 357 42 524 - 644
Other - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 - 1 - 1 - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 59 69 67 - - - 2 - 64 61 - - - 1 2 64 5 40 18 1 - 47
Male - 47 46 - - - 1 - 30 29 - - - 1 - 30 1 19 9 1 - 31
Female - 22 21 - - - 1 - 34 32 - - - - 2 34 4 21 9 - - 16
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 243 182 136 - - - - 46 247 243 1 - - - 4 247 - 3 2 242 - 106
Male - 128 95 - - - - 33 136 135 - - - - 1 136 - 3 2 131 - 56
Female - 54 41 - - - - 13 111 108 1 - - - 3 111 - - - 111 - 50
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 181 214 204 - 1 - 5 4 184 171 - - 5 3 5 184 4 22 7 150 1 146
Male - 129 124 - 1 - 2 2 105 96 - - 3 2 4 105 3 14 5 82 1 78
Female - 85 80 - - - 3 2 79 75 - - 2 1 1 79 1 8 2 68 - 68
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