SPAIN – World leader in transplantation for 24th consecutive year

With only 0.6% of the world population in Spain were made 6.7% of all donations registered in the world

Spain is also a leader in transplant patients: 100.7 p.m.p transplant patients in 2015, well above the EU average (62.4) and higher than the US (92.7)

Data are collected in the official publication of the Transplant Commission of the Council of Europe (‘Transplant Newsletter 2016’), which is published by the ONT and will be available soon on its website ( ‘Transplant Newsletter’ is one of the main sources of official information in the world that reflects international data organ donation and transplantation (112 countries).

You can consult the Spanish Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality press note


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