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# How much does the human brain weigh?

Updated: 6/8/2024

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10y ago

The mass of an adult human brain is approximately 1300 to 1400 grams (2.87 to 3.1 pounds).

A newborn human brain is about 350 to 400 grams (0.77 to 0.88 pounds).

The average Male's brain weighs 1360 grams (3 pounds)

The average Female's brain weighs 1250 grams (2.8 pounds)

The brain weights of some well known people:

The brain of Albert Einstein weighed 1230 grams (2.71 pounds) He had the largest corpus callosum with more connections between the two hemispheres.This belays the theory that he was autistic.

The brain of the German mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss weighed 1492 grams (3.29 pounds)

The brain of the leading poet of Russian Revolution Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky weighed 1700 grams (3.75 pounds)

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10y ago

3mo ago

The average human brain weight is about 3 pounds or 1.4 kilograms.

Wiki User

12y ago

The human brain is approximately 1320g

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### How much does you brain weigh?

The human brain weighs approximately 3 pounds in a full grown adult.

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### How much does a male's brain weigh?

The average Human Male's brain weighs 1360 grams (3 pounds)

### How much dose the typical human brain weigh?

The mass of an adult human brain is approximately 1300 to 1400 grams (2.87 to 3.1 pounds). A newborn human brain is about 350 to 400 grams (0.77 to 0.88 pounds).

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### What does a brain weigh?

At 20 years of age a human brain weighs about 3lb

### Do the human lungs weigh more than the human brain?

Each lung weigh 2.5 pounds so they both weight 5 pounds while the human brain 3 pounds.

### How much does the human brain weigh in kilogram?

The mass of an adult human brain is about 1.3 to 1.4 kg.

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### How much does the human brain weigh as a percentage of total body weight?

The brain only represents 2% of our total body weight. Interestingly, it consumes 25% of the body's oxygen.