0 Organs transplanted annually (2016)
0% of increase over 2015
0 actual deceased organ donors in 2016
0 transplants/hour in 2016
0% of living kidney transplants (2016)
0% of actual DCD (2016)
0% of living liver transplants (2016)

139,024 Solid Organ Transplants were reported.

2.3 % of increase compared to 2016.

37,447 Deceased Organ Donors in 2017.

78.7 % were from Brain Death.

90,306 Kidney Transplants performed

in 2017.

36.5% from living donors.

0.5 % of increased compared to 2016.

32,348 Liver Transplants performed in 2017.

19% were from living donors.

6.5 % of increase compared to 2016.

7,881 Heart Transplants performed in 2017.

3.3% of increase compared to 2016.

6,084 Lung Transplants performed worldwide.

10.7 % of increase compared to 2016.

2,243 Pancreatic Transplants performed in 2017.

This represents a decrease of 4.2%.

162 procedures were reported

to the GODT in 2017.

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Data Source: Global Observatory on Donation & Transplantation.
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