Organ Donation

Statistics

Transplants save lives. Below you can find the UK statistics for Organ Donation and Transplantation between 1st April 2013 and 31st March 2014

4,655 organ transplants were carried out
4,655 organ transplants were carried out
4,655 organ transplants were carried out, from 2,466 generous deceased and living donors
from 2,466 generous deceased and living donors

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4,655 organ transplants were carried out, from 2,466 generous deceased and living donors � here is a breakdown by organ type
3,257
Kidney Transplants
206
Heart Transplants
218
Lung Transplants
26
Bowel Transplants
924
Liver Transplants
261
Pancreas Transplants
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Please note multi-organ transplants are counted once in each organ.

Each year only around 1% of people in the UK die in circumstances where they could donate

Each year only around 1% of people in the UK die in circumstances where they could donate Each year only around 1% of people in the UK die in circumstances where they could donate magnifier
Based on ~ 570,000 deaths in the UK and 5,490 eligible donors. View PDF Report (Figure 2.3)
Cornea transplant
3,724 people had their sight restored through a cornea transplant

3,257
kidney transplants

thanks to

1,114

living donors
and thanks to

2,143

deceased donors
3,257 kidney transplants were carried out - thanks to 1,114 living donors and thanks to 2,143 deceased donors
In one year over
1,050,000
people joined the NHS Organ Donor Register!
Bringing the total potential number of donors to:
heart icon20,239,715

Please pledge to donate and join the Organ Donor Register today

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