The Resource Adoptions Australia 2011-12

Adoptions Australia 2011-12

Label
Adoptions Australia 2011-12
Title
Adoptions Australia 2011-12
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This report contains comprehensive information relating to adoptions in Australia, including characteristics of adopted children, adoptive families and birth mothers. For the first time, the report also contains information on the processing times for intercountry adoption. during 2011-12 there were 333 finalised adoptions across Australia - the lowest annual number on record. Among these 45% were intercountry, 17% were local and 39% were 'known' children adoptions, 58% of adopted children were aged under 5, 86% of intercountry adoptees came from Asia, 54% of 'known' adoptions were by carers, such as foster parents" [book jacket]
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available electronically via the World Wide Web.
Cataloging source
AIAS
Dewey number
362.7340094
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • statistics
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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Series statement
  • AIHW child welfare series,
  • Child welfare series,
Series volume
  • no.54
  • no. 54
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  • Adoption
  • Adoption
Target audience
specialized
Label
Adoptions Australia 2011-12
Link
http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=6442472452
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Cat. no. CWS 42"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography: pages 94-96
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- Categories of adoption -- Adoption legislation and processes -- Post adoption adjustment and support -- Special needs children -- Report structure -- 2. Adoptions in Australia -- Adoptions in 2009-10 -- Trends -- 3. Detailed information -- Intercountry adoptions -- Local adoptions -- 'Known' child adoptions -- Adoption of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children -- Permanent care orders (Victoria only) -- Access to information -- 4. Discussion of key findings
Control code
000046569607
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
vi, 100 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781742493831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
charts
Label
Adoptions Australia 2011-12
Link
http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=6442472452
Publication
Note
"Cat. no. CWS 42"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography: pages 94-96
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- Categories of adoption -- Adoption legislation and processes -- Post adoption adjustment and support -- Special needs children -- Report structure -- 2. Adoptions in Australia -- Adoptions in 2009-10 -- Trends -- 3. Detailed information -- Intercountry adoptions -- Local adoptions -- 'Known' child adoptions -- Adoption of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children -- Permanent care orders (Victoria only) -- Access to information -- 4. Discussion of key findings
Control code
000046569607
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
vi, 100 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781742493831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
charts

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