Attention span of humans 2000-2013

This statistic displays the attention span of humans in 2000 and 2013, compared with the attention span of a goldfish. The attention span of humans has decreased over the 13 year period to eight seconds, one second less than a goldfish.

Attention span of humans compared to a goldfish in 2000 and 2013

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Release date

April 2015

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

Quarter 4, 2014

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