Try our corporate solution for free!
(212) 419-8286
hadley.ward@statista.com

Waiting time for a kidney transplant from start date of dialysis in Europe 2019

In 2019, over four thousand patients on the kidney transplant list in the Eurotransplant countries* had been waiting and receiving dialysis for between two and four years. A further 3.3 thousand patients had been waiting longer than five years for their kidney transplant. While there were 811 patients that had been placed on the transplant before starting dialysis. The majority of those waiting for a kidney transplant in 2019 were aged between 16 and 55 years.

Fatalities on the waiting list

Unfortunately, not every patient on transplant waiting lists have the health to continue waiting for the organs they require. As in 2019, there were 573 thousand patients who died on the Eurotransplant waiting list needing a kidney transplant. A further 386 patients died while waiting for a liver transplant.

Rate of kidney transplants in Europe

In 2019, Spain had by far the highest rate of kidney transplants in Europe at 73.8 procedures per million population. France and Netherlands followed in 2019 with the second highest rate at 55.6 kidney transplants per million.

Number of individuals active on the waiting list for a kidney transplant in Europe* in 2019, by waiting time since the start of dialysis

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
33% discount until May 31st
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

June 2020

Region

Europe

Survey time period

2019

Supplementary notes

* European countries include: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Germany, Hungary, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Slovenia.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Organ transplantation in Europe"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.