Within 11 months of this year Ukrainians adopted 2 thousand 137 children that is more, than for all 2008. Reporting about results of work of Minsemyimolodezhsport, the head of department Yury Pavlenko reported about it on a press - conferences, the correspondent УКРИНФОРМа reports.
In particular, in 2009 the number of the adopted children inhabitants ARE the Crimea, the Kherson, Zakarpatye, Poltava, Donetsk, Nikolaev and Odessa areas increased.
Foreigners for this period adopted 1 thousand 337 children that is 20% less in comparison with previous year. "Since 2006 interstate adoption was cut almost by half, and national increased twice", - the minister speaks.
According to him, the number of the Ukrainians, wishing to adopt the child, continues to increase. So, as of December 1 of this year on the account in services for children was 1 thousand 594 families nearly 80% from which are oriented on adoption of one healthy child aged to 3-x years. At the same time from 31 thousand 279 children who are on the account, 27 thousand are more senior than seven-year age and are children from family groups, have brothers and sisters.
Within 9 months of the expiring year under guardianship, guardianship 9 thousand 578 children - orphans and the children deprived of parental guardianship were arranged. As a whole on care in Ukraine there are 62 thousand 992 children - 60,8% of total of children - orphans.
Today in foster homes and orphanages of family type 8 thousand 12 children - orphans are brought up. Most of all them bring up in Chernovitsky, Ternopol and Zakarpatye areas.