AlreadyDead (psykoboy2) wrote,

See, when I get bored...we all suffer, cause it forces me to find useless statistics to post.

0.3% of all road accidents in Canada involve a Moose.

1 out of 4 Americans do not know what their astrological sign is.

1,314 phone calls will be misplaced by telecom services every minute.

111,111,111 multiplied by 111,111,111 equals 12,345,678,987,654,321

13 people a year are killed by vending machines falling on them.

2 and 5 are the only primes that end in 2 or 5.

2,500 newborn babies will be dropped in the next month.

22,000 checks will be deducted from the wrong bank accounts in the next hour.

25% of Americans have internet access.

25% of native Africans have AIDS.

25% of U.S. 4th graders are pressured by friends or classmates to use drugs or alcohol.

27% of Americans think billboards are beautiful.

27% of U.S. male college students believe life is a meaningless existential hell.

4% of the U.S population are vegetarians.

40% of women have hurled footwear at a man.

50% of bank robberies take place on Fridays.

50% of teenage boys say that they would rather be rich than smart.

51% of turns are right turns.

56% of the video game market is adults.

About 1 out of every 70 people who pick their nose actually eat their boogers.

57% of British school kids think Germany is the most boring country in Europe.

60% of electrocutions occur while talking on the phone during a thunderstorm.

68% of Americans who view computer commercials on TV that advertise a processor, such as the Pentium III, believe it speeds up your internet connections.

69% of men say that they would rather break up with a girl in private rather than in public.

7% of Americans think Elvis is alive.

811,000 faulty rolls of 35 mm film will be purchased this year.

82% believe in an after life.

880,000 credit cards in circulation will turn out to have incorrect cardholder information on their magnetic strips.

9% of Americans reported having been in the presence of a ghost.

90 percent of women who walk into a department store immediately turn to the right.

About 5% of Americans claim to have talked to the devil personally.

About 6% of murdered American men are killed by either their wife or girlfriend... or wife who caught them with their girlfriend.

Americans spend more time at shopping malls than anywhere else outside their homes and jobs.

Annual growth of WWW traffic is 314,000%.

Assuming Rudolph was in front, there are 40320 ways to rearrange the other eight reindeer.

At 1.6 deaths for every 1000 persons, Qatar has the lowest death rate in the world.

By 65 years old, Americans have watched more than nine years of television.

Dustin Phillips of the U.S. has the record for ketchup drinking. He drank a 14-ounce bottle of tomato ketchup through a ¼- inch straw in 33 seconds on September 23, 1999.

Every day in the U.S., about a hundred people over the age of fourteen commit suicide.

Experienced waitress say that married men tip better than unmarried men.

In Japan, 20% of all publications sold are comic books.

In the next seven days, 800 Americans will be injured by their jewelery.

Meteorologists claim they're right 85% of the time.

More people are killed by donkeys annually than are killed in plane crashes.

More than 10 percent of all the salt produced annually in the world is used to de-ice American roads.

Most fatal car accidents happen on a Saturday.

Nobody yet has explained satisfactorily why couples who marry in January, February, and March tend to have the highest divorce rates.

Nowadays, 50% of all people who get married get divorced.

Of the 266 men who have been pope, 33 have died violently.

On average, 150 couples get married in Las Vegas each day.

One-fourth of the world's population lives on less than $200 a year. Ninety million people survive on less than $75 a year.

Only 55% of Americans know that the sun is a star.

Over 50% percent of Americans believe in the devil.

Percentage of men who say they are happier after their divorce or separation: 58%

Percentage of women who say they are happier after their divorce or separation: 85%

Statistically the safest age of life is 10 years old.

Sweden has the least number of murders annually.

The average four year-old child asks over 400 questions a day.

The average person over fifty will have spent 5 years waiting in lines.

The average person speaks about 31,500 words per day.

The average person spends about two years on the phone in a lifetime.

The average person takes 9,000 steps a day.

The average person will spend 2 weeks over their lifetime waiting for the traffic light to change.

The average person's left hand does 56% of the typing

The largest number of children born to one woman is 69 to a Russian peasant.

The most collect calls are made on Father's Day.

The murder rate in the Unted States is 200 times greater than in Japan. In Japan no private citizen can buy a handgun legally.

The number is minutes of telephone calling in an average business day is 9,500,000,000.

The percent of men who wash their hands after using a restroom is 55%.

The percent of women who wash their hands after using a restroom is 80%.

The world record for time without sleep is 264 hours (11 days) by Randy Gardner in 1965.

There are three times as many households in the United States without telephones as there are without television sets.

Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.

Traveling by air is the safest means of transportation.

Twelve babies will be given to the wrong parents each day.

Two out of five husbands tell their wife daily that they love them.

Two planes landing daily at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago will be unsafe.

You are more likely to get attacked by a cow than a shark.

Your statistical chance of being murdered is one in twenty thousand.

Approximately 97.35618329% of all statistics are made up.
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