×
Japan

Japan Transplants Stats

Definitions

  • Kidney: The number of kidney transplants in the nation in 2002. (If the surveyed year is different, it is given in brackets).
  • Kidney per million: The number of kidney transplants in the nation in 2002. (If the surveyed year is different, it is given in brackets). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Liver: The number of liver transplants in the nation in 2002.(If the surveyed year is different, it is given in brackets).
  • Liver per million: The number of liver transplants in the nation in 2002.(If the surveyed year is different, it is given in brackets). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Pancreas: The number of pancreas transplants in the nation in 2002. (If the surveyed year is different, it is given in brackets).
  • Pancreas per million: The number of pancreas transplants in the nation in 2002. (If the surveyed year is different, it is given in brackets). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Total: The total of our statistics for kidney, liver, pancreas, kidney-pancreas, heart, lung, heart-lung and intestine transplants. Note that, in some cases, the figures for each individual organ type were taken in different years (either 2000, 2001, or 2002). Thus these totals are suggestive but not conclusive.
  • Total per million: The total of our statistics for kidney, liver, pancreas, kidney-pancreas, heart, lung, heart-lung and intestine transplants. Note that, in some cases, the figures for each individual organ type were taken in different years (either 2000, 2001, or 2002). Thus these totals are suggestive but not conclusive. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Kidney 309 kidney transplants 2002 13th out of 47
Kidney per million 2.42 kidney transplants 2002 38th out of 46
Liver 141 liver transplants 2002 11th out of 29
Liver per million 1.11 liver transplants 2002 24th out of 29
Pancreas 1 pancreas transplants 2002 11th out of 11
Pancreas per million 0.00785 pancreas transplants 2002 11th out of 11
Total 453 transplants 2002 14th out of 49
Total per million 3.55 transplants 2002 38th out of 48

SOURCES: Abstracted from center-specific counts (Worldwide Transplant Center Directory, 2002); Abstracted from center-specific counts (Worldwide Transplant Center Directory, 2002). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

Citation

Did you know