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Background of parties in adoption cases in district courts

Jan.- Mar.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.- Mar.2018 Total 684 838 754 11 - 3 44 37 726 648 8 1 6 34 37 726 160 208 26 332 - 481
Male - 494 450 5 - - 24 20 341 308 3 1 3 13 16 341 68 91 15 167 - 281
Female - 344 304 6 - 3 20 17 385 340 5 - 3 21 21 385 92 117 11 165 - 200
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of adpotion Total 551 704 633 11 - 3 42 26 589 516 8 1 5 34 33 589 156 185 19 229 - 401
Male - 410 374 5 - - 23 13 267 237 3 1 2 13 14 267 67 79 10 111 - 237
Female - 294 259 6 - 3 19 13 322 279 5 - 3 21 19 322 89 106 9 118 - 164
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption of minor child Total 21 26 24 - - - 2 - 24 23 - - - - 1 24 2 16 6 - - 16
Male - 18 17 - - - 1 - 12 12 - - - - - 12 - 7 5 - - 12
Female - 8 7 - - - 1 - 12 11 - - - - 1 12 2 9 1 - - 4
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Approval of terminating adoption Total 60 45 35 - - - - 10 60 59 - - - - 1 60 - 1 - 59 - 23
Male - 29 22 - - - - 7 29 29 - - - - - 29 - 1 - 28 - 10
Female - 16 13 - - - - 3 31 30 - - - - 1 31 - - - 31 - 13
Other - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Declaration of the termination of an adoption Total 52 63 62 - - - - 1 53 50 - - 1 - 2 53 2 6 1 44 - 41
Male - 37 37 - - - - - 33 30 - - 1 - 2 33 1 4 - 28 - 22
Female - 26 25 - - - - 1 20 20 - - - - - 20 1 2 1 16 - 19
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