Crossword Clue Solving Time Statistics

Crossword clue solving time statistics provide insight into the average time it takes to solve a crossword puzzle.

Statistic 1

"On average, it takes a New York Times crossword solver around 12 minutes to complete a Monday puzzle."

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Statistic 2

"The world's fastest crossword puzzle solver, Dan Feyer, can solve a Monday NY Times crossword in under 2 minutes."

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Statistic 3

"Dan Feyer, the most dominant American crossword solver, managed to solve a Saturday-level New York Times crossword puzzle in 5 minutes 29 seconds."

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Statistic 4

"45% of New York Times daily crossword solvers finish the puzzle in 15 minutes or less."

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Statistic 5

"In a survey by the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament, only 15% of solvers reported requiring more than an hour to solve a weekday puzzle."

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Statistic 6

"According to a study, 84% of participants said that they can't solve a crossword puzzle without any help or hints."

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Statistic 7

"60% of crossword solvers use some form of assistance, whether online tools, dictionaries, or apps, to help with difficult clues."

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Statistic 8

"It was found that about 80% of New York Times crossword subscribers are men."

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