Awesome World Facts That Will Surprise You
World facts that will not just surprise you but will also bring up your interesting general knowledge quotient up.
Read and share these awesome facts and impress everyone.
1,000,000 stray dogs and 500,000 stray cats live in New York City….
1,500 gallons of water needed to process one barrel of beer.
1,7 trillion cigarettes per year are consumed by Chinese smokers alone.
1 in 12 men are colorblind.
1 in 14 Americans claim they would murder someone for 3 million dollars.
1 of 4 women think money makes a man hot.
1 of every 12 Americans don’t vote because of their fear of going out in public.
1 of every 4 McDonalds today were concentration camps when hitler was in high power.
1% of the German population are immune to HIV!
1 sperm has 37.5MB of DNA information in it. That means a normal ejaculation represents a data transfer of 1587GB in about 3 seconds.
10 percent of the population in South Korea eats dogs.
10 percent of the Russian government’s income comes from the sale of vodka.
100 years from now, there will be around 500 million dead people on Facebook.
111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12345678987654321.
111,111,111 x 111,111,111 – 12,345,678,987,654,321
12 Babies are given to the wrong parents each day…
137 million DVD players were sold from their introduction in 1997 to 2007. Apple sold 146 million iPhone’s in 4 years.
13th of August is celebrated as the Left Handers Day worldwide.
15 minutes of laughter equals the benefit of 2 hours sleep.
15 percent of Americans secretly bite their toenails.
150,000 people die worldwide every day
16% of female sharks actually cry a chemical called sharktear or (ST) which attracts sea horses that will come up and try to mate with them.
160 cars can drive side by side on the Monumental Axis in Brazil, the worlds widest road.
1976, the typical CEO earned 36 times the salary of his average worker. Today, the average CEO makes 369 times what an average worker makes.
1st lesbian couple to be married in New York City were 85 and 76 years old.
2/3 of Americans over age 20 are overweight.
2 in 5 people who begin drinking before age 15 become alcoholics.
2 men in central Africa play leapfrog on a daily basis because of the belief that it keeps bad spirits away from their frog collection.
2 million videos are added to YouTube everyday.
20% of all people in the world haven’t made or received a phone call their entire lives.
20% of people hear voices in their head.
2013 will be the 1st year not to contain a repeated digit since 1987 .
25% of women think money makes a man hot. And 45% of women would marry a man just for his money.
29% of people admit that they have intentionally stolen something from a store.
3 quarters, 4 dimes and 4 pennies = total $1.19. That’s the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar.
30% of people believe in the Easter bunny, however only 4% of them have actually met him and know the true story.
30 second ad on Superbowl 2012 costs $3.5 million USD.
360,000,000,000 photos are uploaded on Facebook each year.
37% of surveyed internet users have admitted to (at one point or another) going online simply to piss another person off.
4/20 : National Weed Day. 4/21 : National Drug Test Day.
4 years after a car crash a man claimed that the crash turned him gay. He sued the other driver and won.
40% of McDonald’s profits come from the sales of Happy Meals.
40% of the American population has never visited a dentist.
40% of women admit that they have thrown footwear at a man. Women love shoes, so if she’s willing to hurl one at you, you know she’s pissed.
41% of English women have punched or kicked their partners, according to a study.
41% of women apply body or hand moisturizer a minimum three times a day.
420 (April 20th) is one of the most unofficial celebrated holidays in the world with close to 1 Billion participants each year.
45% of every dollar bill you have owned has been in a stripper’s G-string.
48% of people admit to stalking their EX’s social media profiles (Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr).
50% of male giraffes are bisexual.
51 year old Robert Stewart was sentenced to three years of probation after he was caught making out with a bike in his hotel room in 2007.
54% of women would rather be hit by a truck than be fat.
59% of Americans believe in hell, while 74% believe in heaven.
?7 Tupac Shakur albums were released after he died!
70% of all Americans have visited Disneyland or Disney World.
70% of people lose their virginity during the summer.
70% of people tilt their heads to the right when kissing instead of the left.
70% of women ask questions in which they already know the answer to. This is why it’s best to simply tell her the truth.
75% of people tend to walk around in circles while talking on the phone.
75% people tries to fall back asleep in the morning just to finish their incomplete dream.
8% of Americans are still scared the world will end at Y2K.
80% of people tend to text faster when they’re angry.
80% of the world’s population makes LESS than $250 a month!
82% of people judge others based on their profile picture.
82% students pretend to concentrate in the class so that their teacher doesn’t ask them a question.
87% people feel uncomfortable when the TV volume is an odd number.
90% of all airplane collisions happen on the ground.
90% of people type things into Google to see if they spelled it correctly.
90% of Pop Songs are mainly about love making.
90% people at some point in their life have tried to close the fridge slowly to see when the light goes out.
90% people type the things they just heard when texting, and then erase it.
90 percent of women who walk into a department store immediately turn to the right.
91% of women will rather cancel their first date than showing up without make up.
93% of people have at least once felt uncomfortable when the tv volume had an odd number.
93% of people have Googled their own names.