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Adoptions

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
Statistics on adoptions describe adoptions confirmed in court and data related to adoptions, such as type of adoption, municipality of residence of the adopting family, population data on adoptive child and adoptive parents. The data are obtained from the Population Information System and published once a year.

Producer:

Statistics Finland

Releases

database release | Adoptions 2021
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Future releases

Figures

See key statistical data in the figures.

Adoptions by age of the adopted in 1987 to 2022

Adoptions by area of birth of the adopted in 1987 to 2022

Persons adopted from abroad by area of birth and sex in 1987 to 2022

Adoptions according to adoptive parents in 1999 to 2022

Statistical experts

Inquiries primarily
Miina Keski-Petäjä
Senior Statistician
029 551 3610

Referencing instructions

Referencing instructions

The statistical data released before 5.4.2022 can be found on the archive pages of the statistics.

Go to the archive page