What are we spending our lives on?By Vika https://pictolic.com/en/article/what-are-we-spending-our-lives-on
Did you know that you spend 26 years of your life sleeping and 11 years sitting in front of the TV? Let's see how much time and what activities a person spends during his life, the average value of which is 75 years. These statistics may surprise you.
1. Women: 136 days to prepare to leave the house
According to research conducted by Skinbliss, women spend 136 days in their lives showering, dressing, and doing makeup in front of the mirror before leaving the house. (Photo: Christopher Weidlich / Corbis).
2. Men: 46 days to prepare to leave the house
The same study shows that men spend 46 days doing the same. (Photo: Antonio Saba / cultura / Corbis).
3.11 months of looking at women
A Kodak study found that men spend 43 minutes daily (or 11 months in their lifetime) staring at women. (Photo: Rainer Holz / Corbis).
4. 3 years wash
According to Newstrategist research, people spend almost 3 years of their lives washing clothes. (Photo: VStock LLC / Tetra Images / Corb).
5.15 days of fun
According to a study by Ocean Village, a person laughs for about 6 minutes every day. In the recent past, people were more joyful - in the 50s, people devoted 18 minutes to laughter every day. (Photo: OJO Images / REX).
6. Men: 9 hours of ecstasy
Studies by German doctors have shown that the average male orgasm lasts 12.4 seconds, which, in total, gives 9 hours and 18 seconds over a lifetime. (Photo: Cultura / Getty Images).
7. Women: 90 minutes of ecstasy
These same studies have determined an average female orgasm time of 1.7 seconds, which is less than an hour and a half over a lifetime. (Photo: REX / DK Images).
8.27 days waiting for public transport
Waiting at aprons and bus stops takes 27 days of our lives. (Photo: Bloomberg).
9.7 years in bed
Canadian researchers have calculated that people spend about 7 years of their lives lying in bed before going to sleep. (Photo: Todd Warnock / Corbis).
10.4 years talking on the phone at work
According to research from the University of London, people spend 4 years of their lives talking on the phone at work. (Photo: Bloomberg).
11.27 days of dating
British couples spend about 27 days of their lives cuddling, watching the sunset, and dating, according to a TripAdvisor study. (Photo: Tim Hale Photography / Corbis).
12.5 months of complaints about poor service
According to research by Hilary Blinds, people complain about poor service for an average of 8 minutes daily. During the whole life, this gives 5 months. (Photo: @corbis).
13.26 years of sleep
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development has established in its research that a person spends 26 years of his life in a dream. (Photo: VOISIN / PHANIE / REX).
14.38 hours annually in traffic jams
A Texas A&M study found that the average American spends about 38 hours in traffic jams annually. In big cities, this figure reaches 60 hours. (Photo: ASSOCIATED PRESS).
15.11 years watching TV
Watching TV programs takes about half of people's free time. (Photo: Mika / Corbis).
16.10 years to work
Research in the United States shows that people between the ages of 20 and 65 work about 40 hours weekly, which gives 10 years and 3 months for their entire life. (Photo: Yagi Studio / 13 / Digital Visio).
17.4 months to shave
Research by Reader's Digest has shown that men spend 3,000 hours or 4 months of their lives shaving. (Photo: John Fedele / Blend Images / Cor).
18. Year in front of the monitor
A child born in 2013 will spend a year in front of a computer monitor even before he turns 7. (Photo: REX / Misty Bedwell / Design Pics).