Number of organs recovered in the U.S. by donor type 2018

Number of organs recovered from all U.S. donors in 2018, by donor type

Number of organs recovered in the U.S. by donor type 2018 This statistic displays the number of organs recovered in the United States from all donors, by type of donor, in 2018. During this year, there were 2,614 hearts recovered from deceased donors. Organ donation can be given through both a deceased and living donor if blood and oxygen are flowing through the organs until the time of recovery to ensure viability. There are over 120,000 people in the country waiting for an organ transplant.
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Number of organs recovered from all U.S. donors in 2018, by donor type

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Deceased donorLiving donor
Kidneys14,6684,718
Livers6,354289
Hearts2,6140
Pancreases1,0050
Lungs3,6940
Intestines780
Deceased donorLiving donor
Kidneys14,6684,718
Livers6,354289
Hearts2,6140
Pancreases1,0050
Lungs3,6940
Intestines780
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This statistic displays the number of organs recovered in the United States from all donors, by type of donor, in 2018. During this year, there were 2,614 hearts recovered from deceased donors. Organ donation can be given through both a deceased and living donor if blood and oxygen are flowing through the organs until the time of recovery to ensure viability. There are over 120,000 people in the country waiting for an organ transplant.
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