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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Blood donation population and rate in the last 6 years

Year 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Total population (P) 50,617,045 50,801,405 51,446,201 51,635,256 51,849,861 51,829,023
Population eligible to donate blood (P) 38,728,606 39,247,479 39,399,676 39,460,309 39,427,567 39,383,004
Blood donations (N) 3,082,918 2,866,330 2,928,670 2,883,270 2,791,092 2,611,401
Blood donors (P) 1,668,424 1,596,294 1,545,022 1,479,867 1,423,610 1,281,773
Donation rate per total population (%) 6.09 5.64 5.69 5.58 5.38 5.04
Donation rate per eligible population (%) 7.96 7.30 7.43 7.31 7.08 6.63

Abbreviations: P, persons; N, numbers.

Korean J Blood Transfus 2021;32:217-20 https://doi.org/10.17945/kjbt.2021.32.3.217
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