We hear a lot of bullshit statistics thrown around every day. "We only use 10 percent of our brains." "We think about sex every 7 seconds." "We swallow 8 spiders a year." But here's the funny thing: As crazy as those sound, there are stats that are 100 percent true that are absolutely more insane.

We asked our readers to pool together some of the craziest sounding statistics that are all true. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...

Entry by Sagar Parikh

=5 X The total amount of Beer consumed in USA in 2006 was 6.24 Billion gallons. Enough to fill Wembley stadium 5 times with overflow. CRACKEDCOMT

Entry by JasonGaston

COLLECTIVELY, THE HUMAN RACE HAS SPENT OVER 17.638 YEARS LISTENING TO GANGNAM STyLe ON YOUTUBE! CRACKEDOON

Entry by MinorShan

CRACKED.CON ONLY 40% CURRENTLY. OF U.S. THAT'S ABOUT AOULTS cAT THR 2.5 REECOMENDED DAILY CUPSIDAY MNIMUM SERVINGS Of CACN. PER OF FRUTS AND THE USDA

Entry by Scott Laffey

More of your federal income tax dollars go towards interest on the national debt than all of these ategories ombined: Job Training and Employment Serv

Entry by Sagar Parikh

CRACKED.COM RAMEN YO! THE AMOUNT OF INSTANT NOODLES CONSUMED IN CHINA EACH YEAR IS ENOUGH TO MAKE THREE ONE-WAY TRIPS TO PLUTO.

Get the Cracked Daily Newsletter!

We've got your morning reading covered.

Tags

There are FIVE chances for you to win some cold, hard Internet dollars. Click on the prompt that catches your fancy, and post your entry in the thread. Or submit to all of them and increase your chances of becoming rich and famous. (Photoplasty winners gets 10,000 pennies, GIF winners get 15,000 and macro winners get 20,000!)

Forgot Password?