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While we cannot quanitify an exact #, recent studies reveal more than 153,000,000 orphaned children around the globe, included the United States. Each year, roughly 135,000 children are adopted by American citizens. This inlcludes children adopted internationally, children adopted through U.S. foster care, step parent and private adoptions. International adoption has decreased 76% from its apex of 22,989 in 2004. 

Estimated

153,000,000+

Orphans

U.S. Adopted

53,549


Internationally Adopted

5,372

In Foster Care

427,910