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The Vital Statistics

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Updated August 06, 2006

  • Average Height: Height-5ft 9 (1.77 meters)
  • Average Weight: Weight- 172 lbs
  • Average Weight Distribution Tissue Type: 43% is muscle, 14% fat, 14% bone and marrow, 12% internal organs, 9% connective tissue and skin, 8% blood.
  • Average Body Weight Distribution: 47% trunk and neck, 34% legs, 12% arms, 7% head.
  • Water Content: Two thirds of the body is water
  • Average Area of Skin: If laid flat skin would cover between 11-18 meters
  • Average Lifetime Heart Beats: 2,700,000,000 times at between 72-80 beats per minute
  • Number of Bones: 206
  • Average Number of Sperm Produced: Man can produce 3,000 sperm a second
  • Average Number of Sperm per Ejaculation: 200- 300 million
  • Average Male Voice Audibility: Can be understood up to 200 yards. However the maximum distance is 10.5 miles at night over still water
  • Average Hair Count: 100,000 hairs
  • Average Penis Size: 2.5 to 5 inches (6-11 cms) when flaccid. 4 and 8 inches 9 (10-20 cms) when erect,
  • Average Breakdown of Man in Elements: 65% oxygen, 18.5% carbon, 9.5% hydrogen, 3.3% nitrogen, 1.5% calcium, 1% phosphorus, and 0.35% or less of potassium, sulphur, chlorine, sodium and magnesium. There are also traces of iron, fluorine, iodine, zinc and a few others
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