Donation Statistics

North Carolina

As of August 12, 2016

  • Over 3,068 North Carolinians are waiting for a life saving transplant.

In 2016 through July 31, 2016

  • More than 224 North Carolinians gave the gift of life through organ donation

As of June 30, 2016

  • Over 4,811,001 North Carolinians have an organ donor designation heart on their drivers' license or ID card.

As of July 31, 2016

  • 585 North Carolinians received a life saving transplant.
  • Sadly, 81 North Carolinians on the transplant waiting list died due to the shortage of donated organs.

In 2016 through July 31, 2016

  • 933 North Carolinians received a lifesaving transplant.
  • Sadly, 157 North Carolinians on the transplant waiting list died due to the shortage of donated organs.

In all of 2016 through July 31, 2016

  • 224 North Carolinians gave the gift of life through organ donation.
  • 585 North Carolinians received a life saving transplant.
  • Sadly, 81 North Carolinians on the transplant waiting list died due to the shortage of donated organs.

United States

As of August 21, 2016

  • Over 120,025 in the USA are waiting for a life saving transplant.

In 2016 through July 31, 2016

  • 9,129 in the USA gave the gift of life through organ donation.
  • 19,323 in the USA received a life saving transplant.
  • Sadly, 3,305 in the USA on the transplant waiting list died due to the shortage of donated organs.

In all of 2016 through July 31, 2016

  • 9,129 in the USA gave the gift of life through organ donation.
  • 19,323 in the USA received a life saving transplant.
  • Sadly 3,305 in the USA on the transplant waiting list died due to the shortage of donated organs.

Source: Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network