Information by Country

Adoptions by Country of Origin

 Country or Territory of Origin    Adoptions Finalized Abroad    Adoptions to be Finalized in the U.S.   Total Adoptions 
 Afghanistan    0    2    2  
 Albania    1    0    1  
 Algeria    2    0    2  
 Antigua and Barbuda    5    0    5  
 Armenia    19    0    19  
 Azerbaijan    3    0    3  
 Bangladesh    0    19    19  
 Belize    0    1    1  
 Bhutan    1    0    1  
 Brazil    21    0    21  
 Bulgaria    125    0    125  
 Cameroon    7    5    12  
 Canada    1    4    5  
 China    2,676    21    2,697  
 Colombia    194    1    195  
 Congo,  Democratic Republic of the     28    212    240  
 Congo, Republic of the     1    0    1  
 Costa Rica    6    0    6  
 Cote D`Ivoire    9    2    11  
 Dominica    10    0    10  
 Dominican Republic    5    0    5  
 Djibouti    1    0    1  
 Ecuador    15    0    15  
 Egypt    1    0    1  
 El Salvador    6    0    6  
 Eritrea    3    1    4  
 Estonia    4    0    4  
 Ethiopia    1,454    114    1,568 
 Fiji    1    0    1  
 France    1    0    1  
 French Polynesia    0    1    1  
 Gambia, The    1    0    1  
 Ghana    149    22    171  
 Grenada    4    0    4  
 Guatemala    5    2    7  
 Guinea    1    0    1  
 Guinea –  Bissau    0    1    1  
 Guyana    33    3    36  
 Haiti    144    10    154  
 Honduras    10    0    10  
 Hong Kong    0    12    12  
 Hungary    24    0    24  
 Iceland    0    1    1  
 India    76    83    159  
 Indonesia    3    0    3  
 Iran    0    4    4  
 Jamaica    17    26    43  
 Japan    2    19    21  
 Jordan    0    2    2  
 Kenya    6    0    6  
 Kosovo    1    0    1  
 Kyrgyzstan    9    0    9  
 Laos    1    0    1  
 Latvia    81    1    82  
 Lebanon    2    2    4  
 Lesotho    5    0    5  
 Liberia    20    14    34  
 Lithuania    8    0    8  
 Madagascar    1    0    1  
 Malawi    6    0    6  
 Malaysia    3    0    3  
 Marshall Islands    16    0    16  
 Mexico    21    0    21  
 Moldova    3    0    3  
 Mongolia    1    0    1  
 Morocco    0    57    57  
 Mozambique    3    0    3  
 Nepal    2    1    3  
 Nicaragua    21    0    21  
 Niger    2    0    2  
 Nigeria    196    1    197 
 Oman    1    0    1  
 Pakistan    0    29    29  
 Panama    2    0    2  
 Papua New Guinea    1    0    1  
 Peru    26    0    26  
 Philippines    4    121    125 
 Poland    35    0    35  
 Republic of Korea    1    626    627 
 Russia    746    2    748 
 Rwanda    22    1    23  
 Samoa    3    0    3  
 Senegal    0    1    1  
 Serbia    5    0    5  
 Sierra Leone    2    0    2  
 South Africa    7    0    7  
 Sri Lanka    1    0    1  
 St. Kitts and Nevis    1    0    1  
 St. Lucia    2    0    2  
 St. Vincent and The Grenadines    6    0    6  
 Swaziland    1    0    1  
 Taiwan    142    35    177  
 Tanzania    0    1    1  
 Thailand    7    50    57  
 Timor-Leste    1    0    1  
 Tonga    5    0    5  
 Trinidad and Tobago    2    4    6  
 Tunisia    1    0    1  
 Turkey    0    1    1  
 Uganda    11    227    238  
 Ukraine    364    31    395  
 United Kingdom    1    4    5  
 Uzbekistan    2    0    2  
 Venezuela    0    1    1  
 Zambia    10    1    11  
  Total    6,889    1,779    8,668 

 

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