Research and analysis

Adoption survey reports: 2012 to 2013

Reports on the adoption process using quarterly survey results against existing data.

Applies to England


Adoption survey report 5: January 2013 to December 2013

Adoption survey report 4: January 2012 to June 2013

Adoption survey report 3: January 2012 to December 2012


We ran voluntary quarterly surveys with local authorities to collect information about children in different stages of the adoption process and prospective adopters.

The reports include survey results and data analysis from the surveys.

Updates to this page

Published 30 November 2012
Last updated 16 April 2014 + show all updates
  1. Added survey report 5, January 2013 to December 2013.

  2. Added the fourth report covering January 2012 to June 2013.

  3. First published.

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