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Christopher Columbus Statistics

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Columbus Day StatisticsData
Percent of Americans celebrating Columbus day8 %
Number of cities named Columbus in the U.S.8
Number of states that give state workers Columbus day off23
Christopher Columbus StatisticsData
Total number of voyages Columbus took to the West Indies4
Number of miles to the west, Columbus believed Asia was from Spain2,400
Actual miles to the west, Asia is from Spain12,200
Number of Haiti Indians who died under Columbus’ Governorship250,000
VoyageVoyage BeganShipsMenVoyage Length
First VoyageAugust 3, 149231045 weeks
Second VoyageSeptember 23, 1493171,2006 weeks
Third VoyageMay 30, 14986NA4.5 weeks
Fourth VoyageMay 9, 15024NA4 weeks
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Encyclopedia Britannica, Gallup
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: March 12, 2017

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