I last posted the statistics for the waiting list on February 19... it looks like they update the data every 2 weeks! Here is the most current- and the statistics for kiddos Gabriella's age hardly budged.
(all information according to www.unos.org)
As of March 3, 2010 there are 3,130 people (adults and children) in the United States waiting for a heart.
(OPTN data from February 26, 2010)
There are 86 kids waiting for a heart in the age category 1 to 5 years in the whole United States.
There are 18 one to five year olds waiting for a heart in Gabriella's blood type of A+.
Region 5: Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah
There are 16 kids ages 1 to 5 waiting for a heart in the Region 5.
There are 2 one to five year old kids matching her blood type of A+ in Region 5.