Granted permission for organ donations in U.S. adults 2005-2012

Percentage of U.S. adults granting permission for organ donation in 2005 and 2012

by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 30, 2013
Granted permission for organ donations in U.S. adults 2005-2012 This statistic displays the percentage of U.S. adults that have granted permission for organ donation for transplantation in 2005 and 2012. In 2005, 51.3 percent of adults have granted permission for organ donation on their driver's license. 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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Percentage of U.S. adults granting permission for organ donation in 2005 and 2012

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20052012
Driver's license51.3%60.1%
Donor card30.3%32.1%
Registry17.2%29.7%
Granted permission (any of the above)53.1%62.3%
20052012
Driver's license51.3%60.1%
Donor card30.3%32.1%
Registry17.2%29.7%
Granted permission (any of the above)53.1%62.3%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 30, 2013
This statistic displays the percentage of U.S. adults that have granted permission for organ donation for transplantation in 2005 and 2012. In 2005, 51.3 percent of adults have granted permission for organ donation on their driver's license. 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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