GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Average Time To Hold Breath

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"The average person can hold their breath for around 30 seconds to 2 minutes."

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"On average, trained divers and swimmers can hold their breath for about 2 minutes."

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"For an untrained person, the average time underwater without air is between 30- 90 seconds."

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"The average human will start to feel an urge to breathe after about 30 seconds of holding their breath."

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"In free-diving, when divers are allowed to take in air before diving, the average holding breath time is usually 2 - 3 minutes."

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"The average, untrained person can hold their breath comfortably for only about 30 - 45 seconds."

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"The average time a person can hold their breath is 30 seconds to 2 minutes, but with practice, it can be increased to several minutes."

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"The record for the longest time someone has held their breath voluntarily is 24 minutes and 3 seconds."

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"On average, children can hold their breath for around 90 seconds."

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"Pregnant women are advised to only hold their breath for up to 6 seconds, due to possible health complications."

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"Elderly people typically have a shorter breath-holding capacity than younger people."

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"Smokers generally have a shorter breath-holding capacity than non-smokers."

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"With proper training and breathing techniques, the average breath-hold of a free-diver is about three minutes."

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"On average, a person can hold their breath two-thirds as long underwater compared to doing it in the open air."

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"People with lung conditions such as asthma usually have a smaller breath-holding capacity."

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"On average, a human being consumes about 550 liters of oxygen per day."

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"People practicing yoga and other breathing exercises can hold their breath for up to eight minutes."

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Statistic 18

"High-altitude climbers can hold their breath 
for 1 - 2 minutes on average."

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