NICE LITTLE NUMBERS
jeanniejeanniejeannie.co.uk BLOG 15th August 2018
THOUGHTS FOR THE DAY
1 81.2 Average life expectancy in UK (both sexes averaged) that is 711,792 hours
2 150,000 hours the average person spends working in a lifetime
3 2,300 hours the average person spends at the toilet in a lifetime
4 14 days The number of days the average person spends kissing in an average lifetime
5 250,000 times The number of times the average person yawns in a lifetime
6 75,000 miles is what the average person will walk that is 120,000 km in their life. That’s a little bit over 3 times around the world!
7 4,368 hours men spend shaving on average in a lifetime, unless they have a beard
8 5 years The length of time we will spend queuing in an average lifetime with 653hrs waiting for trains
9 30 minutes The amount of time your eyes are closed in a day due to blinking
10 35 tonnes The average weight of food a person will eat in their lifetime taking us 38,003hrs to eat it
11 228,200 hours or 25 years is the time the average person sleeps in a lifetime or 26 years
12 590 The length of hair in miles that the average person will grow during their life.
13 86,000,000 The number of bits of information per day that the human brain is capable of recording.
14 121 The number of litres of tears an individual sheds in a lifetime.
15 10 There are 10 distinct types of laughter (amused, joyous, sympathetic, polite, relieved, disappointed, embarrassed, stressed, commenting and ironic).
16 10 The number of days a person can go without sleep before dying. A person will die from total lack of sleep sooner than from starvation.
17 7 The average British adult moves home every seven years.
18 115 days we spend laughing in a lifetime
19 9hrs, 18secs males spend having orgasm in a lifetime, 1hr, 24mins females spend having orgasms in a lifetime
20 11 years watching TV (& 46,800hrs of housework & 5 months complaining & 20wks on hold That’s 60 hours a year listening to muzak while waiting to speak to a human in a call centre.”
How many of the 711,792 were you not reading or writing – I lost 378,200 hours (that’s 43 years sleeping and forced in to a job that was not writing based) As a comparison D H Lawrence only lived 44 years!
INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE FOR THE DAY
People who do not understand your silence will never understand your words
Happiness is…letting my brain record its full capacity 86,000,000 bits of information each and every day
GRANDAD’S ONE LINER JOKE OF THE DAY
Why did the dinosaur cross the road? Because chickens hadn’t been invented yet.
Love is…what cost nothing but is worth everything
TRACK OF THE DAY
End of the World – Skeeter Davis
Highest Chart Position: No.18 25th April 1963
©2018 Phil M Robinson