Adoptions and Re-Registrations

While Adoption registers are closed and therefore detailed information is not available, annual headline figures on adoptions and re-registrations of births are available in the Annual Report of the Registrar General.

Summary, finalised adoption and re-registration statistics can be found in the 

The summary tables for adoption and re-registrations have been incorporated into the Adoptions and Re-registrations Section of the Registrar General Annual Report.

Following a consultation in the summer of 2023, The tables that accompany the Annual Report of the Registrar General have been reviewed and consolidated with the formerly, separately published annual summary tables for each topic area to produce a single, streamlined set of annual tables. Details of the changes made and where to find specific information in the newly revised tables are available in our RG tables lookup document.