Skip to main content

Data

The OPTN's secure transplant information database contains all national data on the candidate waiting list, organ donation and matching, and transplantation. This system is critical in helping organ transplant institutions match waiting candidates with donated organs. Institutions also rely on the database to manage time-sensitive, life-critical data of all candidates, before and after their transplants.

To learn more about transplant data, or to view a report, choose an option:

About data 
View data reports 
Organ datasource 
Request data 
Citing data 

Waiting list candidates as of today 6:13am
Program Name Count
All 118,629
Kidney 98,303
Pancreas 942
Kidney/Pancreas 1,747
Liver 14,381
Intestine 277
Heart 4,019
Lung 1,391
Heart/Lung 47
All candidates will be less than the sum due to candidates waiting for multiple organs
 
Transplants performed January - January 2017
Program Name Count
Total 2,801
Deceased Donor 2,344
Living Donor 457
Based on OPTN data as of 02/23/2017
 
Donors recovered January - January 2017
Program Name Count
Total 1,323
Deceased Donor 871
Living Donor 452
Based on OPTN data as of 02/23/2017

Organ Procurement & Transplantation Network

This is an official U.S. Government Web site managed by the Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.