Answered By: Kimberly Stephen Last Updated: Jul 31, 2014 Views: 4
I like to search government websites to find statistics. I did a Google search for:
site:.gov race AND adoption
This will limit the search results to only goverment websites.
Here are some of the sources I found that might be helpful:
The Child Welfare Information Gateway: Persons Seeking to Adopt
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Who adopts? Characteristics of women and men who have adopted children
CDC: Adoption Experiences of women and men and demand for children to adopt by women 18-44 years of age in the United States, 2002
There is an older scholarly article on your topic in our database, JSTOR: On the path to adoption: Adoption seeking in the United States, 1988
Some other websites with adoption information:
I hope this helps!
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