Number of ESRD patients
How many ESRD patients are there in the US?
There are 527,283 reported end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients in the United States in 2007. This is according to the 2009 Atlas of Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease of the U.S. Renal Data System. 44% of all ESRD patients are aged 45 to 64, while 56% are males.