In 2010, 337,000 blood collections were made in Denmark. This is approximately 21,000 collections less than the previous year.
Moreover, approximately 317,000 units of red blood cells (erythrocytes) were used in connection with blood transfusions in 2010.
You can read more in the annual blood product report (in Danish only) via the link in the box to the right.
The blood product report is published based on figures from Danish blood establishments, the Danish State Serum Institute and the Blood-donors in Denmark.