Percentage distribution of children ages 0-17 by race, ethnicity, gender, and country of origin by adoptive status and adoption type: United States, 2007. Child gender, by race/Hispanic origin of child

11/01/2009

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 in percent distributions within categories due to rounding.
SOURCE: 2007 National Survey of Children's Health and 2007 National Survey of Adoptive Parents.

Child gender, by race/Hispanic origin of childPercent
% male, among non-Hispanic white children48
% male, among non-Hispanic black children61
% male, among non-Hispanic Asian children19
% male, among children of Hispanic origin55