Organ transplantation activity per million population in Belgium 2016-2018, by organ

46.2 kidney transplants per million population were carried out in Belgium in 2018. The rate of kidney transplant procedures has slightly declined from the preceding year. Liver transplants were the second most carried out transplant procedure in Belgium in 2018 at 26.8 per million, the exact same rate as occurred in 2017. 

Waiting list in Belgium

There were approximately 1.5 thousand patients waiting for a kidney transplant in Belgium in 2018, while in 2016 there were less than six hundred patients active on the waiting list. Additionally, the number of patients waiting on liver and lung transplants has increased since 2016. 

Activity compared to Europe

Compared to the rest of the EU countries, Belgium had a relatively high rate of kidney transplants. Additionally, Belgium had a very high rate of liver transplant procedures in 2018, with only Croatia having a higher rate of procedures in this year at 31.7 transplants per million population.

Rate of organ transplantation activity per million population in Belgium from 2016 to 2018, by organ

201620172018
Kidney45.648.146.2
Liver26.526.826.8
Lung11.310.610.1
Heart6.16.96.6
Pancreas11.21.4
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Release date

September 2019

Region

Belgium

Survey time period

2016 to 2018

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