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60% of Russians became blood donors
20 April, 10:09
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60% of Russians became blood donors
At least once in their lives, 60% of Russians became blood donors, 79% of whom took this step out of altruistic motives. For the sake of reward in the form of money and recreation, every sixth donor donated blood. 40% have never donated blood as donors.

As follows from a survey conducted by SberLife Insurance and the Rambler & Co media holding, the results of which are cited by RIA Novosti, 53%, when donating blood, wanted to help people, 16% donated blood for the sake of their loved ones or for a certain recipient, 10% do it simply because that there is time and opportunity for this. 17% made donations for additional days of rest or financial reward. 4% take care of their health this way.

The most active donors were citizens born in 1965-1980 - 37%. 31% were born in the period 1981-1996.

5% of citizens admitted that they donate blood every year, the rest do it irregularly.