"In 2016, over 20,000 children were born through IVF and donor insemination treatment."

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority’s (HFEA) latest trends and figures report for 2014-2016 shows that treatments involving donor eggs and sperm are becoming more popular. In 2016, 4,306 treatment cycles involved a patient using their own eggs and donor sperm, up from 3,749 in 2015 (+15%). There were 3,000 IVF treatment cycles using donor eggs and partner sperm – a year-on-year rise of 6%, and 49% since 2011.

Read the full report at the link below:

https://www.hfea.gov.uk/media/2544/hfea-fertility-treatment-2014-2016-trends-and-figures.pdf