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Adopted Children, by Adoption Type, 2007*

Adopted Children, by Race/Ethnicity and Adoption Type, 2007
Adoption Type Percent of Children
Non-Hispanic White Non-Hispanic Black Hispanic Asian** Other Races**

*Published analyses of this data source round all estimates to the nearest whole number.

**The number of Asian children adopted through foster care and private domestic adoption, and the number of children of other races adopted through international adoption, is too small to produce reliable estimates.

Source I.4: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation and the Administration for Children and Families, National Survey of Adoptive Parents

Private Domestic 50 25 13 n/a 12
Foster Care 37 35 16 n/a 10
International 19 3 17 59 n/a

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