CENTRAL ADOPTION RESOURCE INFORMATION AND GUIDANCE SYSTEM (CARINGS)
State Wise Number Of Specialised Adoption Agency (SAAs)
State Wise Number Of Children in Specialised Adoption Agency (SAAs)
In-Country Adoption
Inter-Country Adoption
In-Country and Inter-Country Adoption
Financial Year In-Country Inter-Country
2013-2014 (April'13 to March'14) 3,924 430
2014-2015 ( April'14 to March'15) 3,988 374
2015-2016 (April'15 to March'16) 3,011 666
2016-2017 (April'16 to March'17) 3,210 578
2017-2018 (April'17 to March'18) 3,276 651
2018-2019 (April'18 to March'19) 3,374 653
2019-2020 (April'19 to March'20) 3,351 394
2020-2021 (April'20 to March'21) 3,142 417
2021-2022 (April'21 to March'22) 2,991 414
Adoption Data for Financial Year 2022-2023
Adoption by RI/NRI/OCI In-Country Relative/Step Adoption Inter-Country Relative Adoption Adoption by Foreigner
1,750 125 58 145
Authorised Foreign Adoption Agency (AFAAs)/ Central Authority (CA) / Indian Mission (IDMs)
Country Authorised Foreign Adoption Agency (AFAAs) / CA/ IDMs
AUSTRALIA 13
AUSTRIA 7
Bahrain 1
Barbados 1
BELGIUM 5
Brazil 2
CANADA 15
CHINA 2
CUBA 1
Cyprus 1
Czech Republic 1
DENMARK 2
Ethiopia 2
FINLAND 1
FRANCE 6
GERMANY 15
GHANA 1
HONG KONG 1
HUNGARY 1
ICELAND 1
Indonesia 1
IRELAND 2
ITALY 14
Japan 1
Jordan 1
Kenya 2
LUXEMBOURG 1
MALAVI 1
Malawi 1
MALAYSIA 1
Malta 4
MAURITIUS 3
MAXICO 1
Morocco 1
Mozambique 1
Nepal 1
NETHERLAND 3
NEW ZEALAND 3
NEW ZELAND 2
Nigeria 2
NORWAY 5
PHILIPPINES 1
POLAND 1
Portugal 1
Romania 1
RUSSIA 1
San Marino 1
SAUDI ARABIA 1
SCOTLAND 1
SEYCHELLES 1
SINGAPORE 2
Slovenia 1
SOUTH AFRICA 2
SOUTH KOREA 1
SPAIN 4
Sri Lanka 1
SWEDEN 4
SWITZERLAND 3
TAIWAN 1
TANZANIA 1
THAILAND 2
TURKEY 1
U.K. 6
UAE 2
USA 32
Vietnam 1
Zambia 1