Racial distribution of adopted children in the U.S. fiscal year 2017

Number of children adopted with public agency involvement in the United States in fiscal year 2017, by race

by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
Racial distribution of adopted children in the U.S. fiscal year 2017 This statistic shows the racial distribution of children adopted with public agency involvement in the United States in fiscal year 2017. In fiscal year 2017, 28,868 of the children adopted in the U.S. were white.
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Number of children adopted with public agency involvement in the United States in fiscal year 2017, by race

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Number of adopted children
White28,868
Hispanic (of any race)12,621
Black or African American10,332
Two or more races5,351
American Indian/Alaskan Native1,114
Unknown/Unable to Determine816
Asian207
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander89
Number of adopted children
White28,868
Hispanic (of any race)12,621
Black or African American10,332
Two or more races5,351
American Indian/Alaskan Native1,114
Unknown/Unable to Determine816
Asian207
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander89
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by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
This statistic shows the racial distribution of children adopted with public agency involvement in the United States in fiscal year 2017. In fiscal year 2017, 28,868 of the children adopted in the U.S. were white.
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