Organs Required by Canadians in 2012

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Organs Required by Canadians in 2012


Organs Required by Canadians in 2012, Donations and Need
Categories Kidneys Liver Lungs Heart

Source

Canadian Organ Replacement Register, 2013, Canadian Institute for Health Information.

Waiting List 3,428 492 329 183
Deaths While Waiting 84 62 69 15
Transplants 1,358 494 194 164

Kidneys:

  • 23,814 Canadians were on dialysis
  • 17,438 Canadians had a working kidney transplant
  • 66% of kidney donations were from deceased donors