2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 2006 (Reissue)  
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Adopted child

The Census does not seek to identify adopted children. An adopted child is, in most cases, reported as the child of Person 1 and/or Person 2 in the relationship question (Question 5), and is coded in the same way as a natural child.

See also Child Type (CTPP).

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