Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
There were 33 institutes for infants and homes for children up to 3 years in the Czech Republic in 2012. Capacity of these institutes was 1 700 places and at the end of year there were placed 1 397 children. During the year 1 932 children were admitted, mostly for health reasons. 1 940 children were discharged, almost 51 % into their own family. More than quarter of discharged children spent in institute more than one year.