In 2011, the Ecology Global Network estimated that 151,600 people across the world died each day, with roughly eight deaths in every population of 1,000. Nearly two people die each second, or 105 people every minute. The average life expectancy at birth is calculated to be 67 years.
Approximately 80,000 to 160,000 trees are cut down daily worldwide. This estimate is based on the Global Forest Resource Assessment, most recently conducted in 2005, which estimates that Earth lost around 60,000 square kilometers of trees globally in one year.
Depending on the level of hydration, humans can survive without food for up to 60 days, according to the Public Library of Science. Death typically occurs in 10 to 14 days in patients in a persistent vegetative state who no longer receive sustenance, says Scientific American.
It is almost impossible to lose two pounds in one day, because a person would have to burn 7,000 calories more than they eat in that day to lose two pounds. A pound of fat equals 3,500 calories, according to the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In order to lose weight,
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends a maximum of 2,300 milligrams of sodium a day for ages 2 years and over. Adults over the age of 51, all African Americans and anyone with diabetes, high blood pressure or chronic liver disease should limit sodium to 1,500 milligrams.
Average daily sales are calculated by dividing the annual sales by the number of days in the sales period. This formula allows a business to calculate its sales per day using information from annual, quarterly or semi-annual sales.
The average amount of workdays per year is about 261. This number based on the calculations used by the United States Bureau of Personnel Management for computing pay rates.
According to WebMD, eating 1,200 calories a day is safe. A recommended, safe way to lose weight is to eat 1,000 to 1,200 calories a day and exercise for at least an hour a day. Eating fewer calories on a regular basis is not recommended unless under the direct supervision of a physician.
The 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends that people ages 2 and up limit daily salt intake to less than 2,300 milligrams. These guidelines were developed by the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services
The United States Department of Health and Human Services recommends that carbohydrates provide 45 to 65 percent of total calories, plus 14 grams of fiber per 1,000 calories. For someone consuming 2,000 calories a day, that would be at least 900 calories, or 225 grams of sugars or starches.