Table 1.

Trends in annual number of patients with incident ESKD and incidence rates of ESKD in the Korean population, 2000–2018

HemodialysisPeritoneal DialysisTransplant RecipientsAll ESKD
YearNo. of PatientsUnadjusted Rate (per million population)% Change from Previous YearNo. of PatientsUnadjusted Rate (per million population)% Change from Previous YearNo. of PatientsUnadjusted Rate (per million population)% Change from Previous YearNo. of PatientsUnadjusted Rate (per million population)% Change from Previous Year
2000273657.0N/A102121.3N/A68314.2N/A444092.5N/A
2001337369.922.6127926.524.484817.623.95500113.923.1
2002387879.914.3166634.329.473915.2−13.66283129.513.7
2003476997.722.2186638.211.480616.58.67441152.417.7
20045279107.610.1224645.819.985317.45.58378170.812.1
20055400109.61.9238148.35.576215.5−10.98543173.41.5
20065694114.74.7256851.77.093518.821.39197185.36.9
20076193123.87.9206241.2−20.392818.5−1.69183183.5−1.0
20086415127.32.8161932.1−22.1114522.722.79179182.1−0.8
20096540129.11.4112522.2−30.8124124.57.98906175.8−3.5
20107204140.18.586716.9−23.9126424.60.49335181.53.2
20118057155.811.292017.85.3163931.728.910,616205.313.1
20128811169.89.092317.80.0173833.55.711,472221.17.7
20139543183.38.088417.0−4.5175633.70.612,183234.05.8
201410,594206.412.686716.9−0.6168032.7−3.013,141256.09.4
201512,011233.112.985416.6−1.8189136.712.214,756286.411.9
201613,049252.48.378615.2−8.4223343.217.716,068310.88.5
201713,754265.65.274214.3−5.9216341.8−3.216,659321.73.5
201814,779285.27.473514.2−0.7210740.7−2.617,621340.05.7
  • N/A, not applicable.