Number of patients active on organ transplant waiting list in Austria 2015-2017

Total number of patients on an organ transplant waiting list in Austria from 2015 to 2017, by organ*

by Conor Stewart, last edited Jun 4, 2019
Number of patients active on organ transplant waiting list in Austria 2015-2017 In 2017, 1,040 patients were on the kidney transplant waiting list in Austria. This figure is a decrease from the number waiting for a kidney in 2015 which stood at 1,121. Although the numbers needing a kidney transplant has decreased, patients on the liver, lung and heart transplant waiting list has increased in Austria since 2015.
Austrian transplant activity

There were 49.2 kidney transplant procedures per million population in Austria in 2017, a slight decrease from 2016 when the rate was 50.2. Kidney transplant procedures were the most carried out in Austria, followed by liver transplants at 18.5 per million and then lung transplants at 13.3 per million population. Although there were 78 deaths on the transplant waiting list in Austria in 2017, 44 of which were waiting for a kidney transplant.

Austrian transplant rate compared to rest of Europe

The rate of kidney transplants in Austria was the seventh highest in the European Union in 2017. Spain was top of the rankings at 70.5 kidney transplants per million population. However, Austria did have the highest rate of lung transplants per million population in the EU.
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Total number of patients on an organ transplant waiting list in Austria from 2015 to 2017, by organ*

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201520162017
Kidney1,1211,0901,040
Liver264235276
Lung229235257
Heart128131148
Pancreas493426
Small bowel-10
201520162017
Kidney1,1211,0901,040
Liver264235276
Lung229235257
Heart128131148
Pancreas493426
Small bowel-10
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by Conor Stewart, last edited Jun 4, 2019
In 2017, 1,040 patients were on the kidney transplant waiting list in Austria. This figure is a decrease from the number waiting for a kidney in 2015 which stood at 1,121. Although the numbers needing a kidney transplant has decreased, patients on the liver, lung and heart transplant waiting list has increased in Austria since 2015.
Austrian transplant activity

There were 49.2 kidney transplant procedures per million population in Austria in 2017, a slight decrease from 2016 when the rate was 50.2. Kidney transplant procedures were the most carried out in Austria, followed by liver transplants at 18.5 per million and then lung transplants at 13.3 per million population. Although there were 78 deaths on the transplant waiting list in Austria in 2017, 44 of which were waiting for a kidney transplant.

Austrian transplant rate compared to rest of Europe

The rate of kidney transplants in Austria was the seventh highest in the European Union in 2017. Spain was top of the rankings at 70.5 kidney transplants per million population. However, Austria did have the highest rate of lung transplants per million population in the EU.
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