Human Skeleton

Human Skeleton Statistics

Human Body Bone Statistics Number
Total number of bones in the human body 206
Total number of bones at birth 350
Breakdown of Bones Number
Cranial 8
Facial 14
Ear 6
Throat 1
Shoulder 4
Thorax 25
Vertebral Column 24
Arm 2
Forearm 4
Hands 54
Pelvis 4
Thigh 2
Leg 6
Feet 52

The skeleton, Greek for "dried up" is the body part that forms the supporting structure of an organism. There are two different skeletal types: the exoskeleton, which is the stable outer shell of an organism, and the endoskeleton, which forms the support structure inside the body.

Statistic Verification
Source: Statistic Brain Research Institute
Research Date: September 21st, 2015

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