Human Brain Statistics
Statistic Verification
Source: ScienceMaster.com
Research Date: 3.12.2014
Brain Statistics Data
Percent of the brain used 100 %
Average weight of a human brain 3 pounds
Average weight of a human brain at birth 12 ounces
Percent of total body weight that the brain represents 2 %
Percent of the body’s oxygen consumed by the brain 25 %
Percent of the body’s glucose burned up by the brain 70 %
Percent of the body’s nutrients consumed by the brain 25 %
Number of neurons in the brain 100 Billion
Pints of blood that traverse through the brain every minute 1.5 pints
Miles of blood vessels, capillaries and other transport systems in the brain 100,000 miles
Number of connections in the adult brain 1 quadrillion
Percent of the brain’s neurons housed by the cerebral cortex 83 %
Number of cortical layers in the brain 6
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