Korean Red Cross

Key Figures


○ Number of blood donations
Year 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Total
(Donation rate)
2,866,330
(5.64%)
2,928,670
(5.69%)
2,883,270
(5.58%)
2,791,092
(5.38%)
2,611,401
(5.04%)
Korean RC 2,645,181
(92.3%)
2,714,819
(92.7%)
2,681,611
(93%)
2,613,901
(93%)
2,435,210
(93%)
Others 221,149 213,851 201,659 177,191 176,191
○ Number of blood products issued (KRCBS)
Year Total
Blood supply
For transfusion For Fractionation
Sub-total % Sub-total %
2020 6,008,400 4,129,790 68.7 1,878,610 31.3
2019 6,387,301 4,354,132 68.1 2,033,169 31.9
2018 6,395,455 4,277,944 66.8 2,117,511 33.2
2017 6,255,460 4,136,518 66.1 2,118,942 33.9
2016 5,791,875 3,820,575 65.96 1,971,300 34.04

○ Key Figures in 2020

Blood donations by type

Blood donations by age group

First-time donors vs. Repeat donors

Blood donations by site

Number of blood products issued