Appendix table 1. Adoptions by age of child and by birthplace 2010–2015

Birthplace Age of child  
    2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Adoptions, total Age groups, total 485 465 466 459 445 407
0 - 4 291 285 271 269 259 236
5 - 9 90 59 75 67 59 47
10 - 19 39 54 48 40 47 44
20 - 39 42 54 59 56 61 61
40 - 23 13 13 27 19 19
Finland Age groups, total 293 253 258 292 284 284
0 - 4 145 118 124 152 147 155
5 - 9 58 28 39 34 29 21
10 - 19 32 44 31 28 36 32
20 - 39 36 50 51 52 53 58
40 - 22 13 13 26 19 18
Born abroad Age groups, total 192 212 208 167 161 123
0 - 4 146 167 147 117 112 81
5 - 9 32 31 36 33 30 26
10 - 19 7 10 17 12 11 12
20 - 39 6 4 8 4 8 3
40 - 1 - - 1 - 1

Source: Population and Justice Statistics. Statistics Finland

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Updated 10.6.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Adoptions [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-738X. 2015, Appendix table 1. Adoptions by age of child and by birthplace 2010–2015 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/adopt/2015/adopt_2015_2016-06-10_tau_001_en.html