• Question: what is the average amount of blood in the human body

    Asked by kept1she on 14 Mar 2024.
    • Photo: Kirsty Ross

      Kirsty Ross answered on 14 Mar 2024:

      There is about 5 litres of blood in the average human body. It is about 7-8% of an adult’s body weight and about 8-9% of a child’s body weight.

    • Photo: Amber Villegas - Williamson

      Amber Villegas - Williamson answered on 12 Apr 2024:

      5 litres, wow that’s only like 13 cans of fizzy drink.
      Not much when you think about it!!!