Lying Statistics
Statistic Verification
Source: Source: Little White Lies : The Truth About Why Women Lie, Newsweek
Research Date: July 1st, 2015

Questions: What percent of people tell a lie each day? Statistics on lying ? how many people lie on a regular basis ? percent of people who lie every day statistics and data ?

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Percent of adults who admit to telling lies "sometimes" or "often"12 %
Percent of women who admit to occasionally telling harmless half-truths80 %
Percent of people who admit to lying on their resumes31 %
Percent of patients who lie to their doctor13 %
Percent of patients who "stretched the truth" to their doctor32 %
Percent of patients who lied about following a doctors treatment plan40 %
Percent of patients who lied about their diet and exercise regiments30 %
Percent of people who lie at least once during a 10-minute conversation60 %
Average number of lies per day by men to their partner, boss, or colleagues6
Average number of lies per day by women to their partner, boss, or colleagues3

Lying is defined as giving false information intentionally to deceive someone else

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