Donation by the Numbers

The Transplant Waiting List*

ORGAN NEEDED PATIENTS IN US PATIENTS IN NC
Kidney 94,863 2,681
Liver 13,723 232
Pancreas 880 29
Kidney-Pancreas 1,616 48
Heart 3,950 112
Lung 1,455 17
Heart-Lung 50 0
Intestine 249 3
TOTAL 114,224 3,057
     

*As of August 5, 2018. For updated information, go to www.optn.org. Some patients are waiting for more than one organ; therefore the total number of patients is less than the sum of the patients waiting for each organ