In the US, the error rate for doctors prescribing the wrong medicine for their patient's ailment is 12%.
There are 10 doctors in the U.S. with the last name of 'Nurse'.
The standard escalator moves 120 feet per minute.
Nine out of 10 Americans tell pollsters they have NEVER had a professional massage.
During the heating months of winter, the relative humidity of the average American home is 13% nearly twice as dry as the Sahara Desert.
Pennies, plural, have value to most Americans. A penny, singular, does not. Almost half of Americans say they would not bother to bend over to pick up a penny on the street, but more than half of us report having stashes of pennies laying around the house.
Only 30% of us can flare our nostrils.
21% of us don't make our bed daily. 5% of us never do.
Men do 29% of laundry each week. Only 7% of women trust their husbands to do it correctly.
40% of women have hurled footwear at a man.
85% of men don't use the slit in their underwear.
67.5% of men wear briefs.
85% of women wear the wrong bra size.
3 out of 4 of us store our dollar bills in rigid order with singles leading up to higher denominations.
13% of us admit to occasionally doing our offspring's homework.
50% admit they regularly sneak food into movie theaters to avoid the high prices of snack foods.
90% believe in divine retribution.
10% believe in the 10 Commandments.(Only 10%?!)
82% believe in an afterlife.
45% believe in ghosts.
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