0 Organs transplanted annually (2020)
0% of decrease over 2019
0 actual deceased organ donors in 2020
0 transplants/hour in 2020
0% of living kidney transplants (2020)
0% of actual DCD (2020)
0% of living liver transplants (2020)

129 681 Solid Organ Transplants reported

to be transplanted.

36 100 Deceased Organ Donors in 2020.

77 % were from Brain Death.

23 % declared from Circulatory criteria.

80 926 Kidney Transplants performed

in 2020.

32% from living donors

32 586 Liver Transplants performed in 2020.

20% were from living donors.

8 101 Heart Transplants performed in 2020.

5 940 Lung Transplants performed worldwide.

1 970 Pancreatic Transplants performed in 2020.

158 procedures were reported

to the GODT in 2020.

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Data Source: Global Observatory on Donation and Transplantation.
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HIGHLIGHTS

  • 2020 Global Report