Skip Navigation
AGENCY_HEADER_LOGOPORTAL_HEADER_LOGO
Michigan.gov Home
  • SOS Home
  • Site Map
  • FAQs
  • Online Services
  • Forms
  • Contact SOS
  • close print view

    Organ Donation Statistics

    Statistics

    These numbers represent people - family, friends and neighbors. It is the goal of the Department of State along with its organ donation partners to decrease the number of people waiting for a transplant. You can help by adding your name to the Michigan Organ Donor Registry.

    Number of Michigan residents waiting for:

    Kidney 2,553
    Liver 327
    Lung 96
    Heart 78
    Kidney/Pancreas 44
    Pancreas 13
    Kidney/Liver 12
      Intestine 5
        ____
    TOTAL 3,135

    In Michigan:

    2009 Number of Organ Transplants: 864
    2010 Number of Organ Transplants: 786
    2011 Number of Organ Transplants: 792

    Source: Gift of Life Michigan, March 1, 2013

    In the United States . . .

    • More than 110,000 people are waiting for an organ transplant.
    • On average, 18 people die each day waiting for a transplant.
    • Every 10 minutes a new name is added to the national waiting list.

    Source: Donate Life America, April 2012

    Donate Life: Sign Up Now

    QR code

    Michigan.gov Home
  • SOS Home
  • FAQ
  • Online Services
  • Forms
  • Contact SOS
  • Office of Regulatory Reinvention
  • State Web Sites
  • Spending & Accountability

  • Privacy Policy
  • Link Policy
  • Accessibility Policy
  • Security Policy
  • Michigan NewsMichigan.gov Survey


    Copyright © 2001-2014 State of Michigan