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Russia adoption statistics

Russia Adoption Statistics

62% of all Russian orphans adopted by foreigners, 38% by Russians.

Percentage of foreign nationals adopted Russian children

62% - USA
17% - Spain
8% - Italy
1% - Canada
12% - Other

Number of children adopted by US citizens

1992 - 324
1993 - 746
1994 - 1,530
1995 - 1,896
1996 - 2,454
1997 - 3,816
1998 - 4,491
1999 - 4,348
2000 - 4,269
2001 - 4,279
2002 - 4,939
2003 - 5,209
2004 - 5,865
2005 - 4,639