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Table 1 Donor Sociodemographic characteristics

From: A retrospective study to assess the evaluation of living related kidney donors and their outcomes following nephrectomy at Kenyatta National Hospital

Variable Frequency (%)
Kidney donor
Sex
 Male 52 (61.9)
 Female 32 (38.1)
Age
 Mean (SD) 34.8 (6.8)
 Median (IQR) 34.0 (30.0–39.0)
 Min-Max 22.0–49.0
 Mode 36.0
Relationship with recipient
 Aunty 1 (1.2)
 Brother 36 (42.9)
 Cousin 7 (8.3)
 Daughter 1 (1.2)
 Father 6 (7.1)
 Husband 1 (1.2)
 Mother 1 (1.2)
 Nephew 2 (2.4)
 Niece 1 (1.2)
 Sister 25 (29.8)
 Son 2 (2.4)
 Uncle 1 (1.2)
Reasons for not donating
 Declining 11
 Recipient death 4
 Active tuberculosis 1
 ABO incompatibilty 1
Takes alcohol
 Yes 32 (38)
 No 52 (62)
Smoking
 Yes 15 (18)
 No 69 (82)
  1. Majority of the donors were male (61.9%),most of them siblings to the recipient, with a median age of 34.8 years and only about 18% with a smoking history
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