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Study: an average person remembers five thousand people

A group of scientists from England conducted a study and found out how many people on average people can remember. It is noted that this is the first work of this kind. The results were curious.

Departure is 1000-10 000 persons. The average count elementary – goes five thousand. That is how many people remember the majority of people.

To determine the number of participants in the study, it was necessary to first describe the appearance of those whom they saw live. Then the control group was required to outline the faces of celebrities. Scientists tracked after how many of the described persons in humans begins “plugging”.

Also, experts have noticed that the upper limit here, as in the case of sports records or vocabulary, most likely does not exist.

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