- There are 3,301 North Carolinians on the transplant waiting list as of January 27, 2015. Of those, 1,675 are African-American.
- There are 2,852 North Carolinians waiting for a kidney transplant. Over 1,500 of them are African-American.
- While 51 percent of all license and ID card holders are registered as donors in North Carolina, only 37.3 percent of African-Americans driver’s license and ID card holders are registered.
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