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• Have you ever wondered just how much food you will consume over a lifetime?

你是否曾想過你一生中一共會吃進多少食物？

• It's kind of mind-boggling because let's face it, just trying to calculate what you put in your mouth over the last month would be pretty difficult to do.

這問題或許難以想像，因為光回想上個月你一共吃進多少東西就已經夠困難了。

• We are talking about averages, of course, since we all eat different things, but for many of you, this will be close to the truth.

這邊我們當然是以平均值為基準，畢竟每個人吃的東西都不同，不過大部分的人都不會差太多。

• Here goes, you will eat on average 5.5 pounds of food in a day.

首先，每人平均一天會吃進約 2.5 公斤的食物。

• That works out to 2,007 pounds of food in a year.

換算下來，一年共會消耗 912.5 公斤的食物。

• If you live until you are 78, this would mean you'll eat 156,546 pounds in a lifetime.

如果你活到 78 歲，代表你一生共吃進約 71,175 公斤的食物。

• It will be less because of course you ate less when you were a kid, but this number will be pretty close.

不過當然實際數量會稍微少一點，因為小時候食量一定比較小，不過不會相差太遠。

• Life expectancy may also be higher when you get older.

你的預期壽命會隨著年紀增長而增加。

• A large blue whale might weigh around 330,000 pounds, so you won't quite get through as much food as one of those weighs.

一隻成年藍鯨可重達約 150,000 公斤，這是人一輩子都無法吃進的重量。

• A really big African elephant might weigh 14,000 pounds, so you could go through quite a few of those.

而一頭成年非洲象的體重大約是 6,350 公斤，人一輩子大概可以吃進約數頭非洲象重的食物。

• In the USA, the average person will consume around 185 pounds of meat and poultry in a year, which if you're a grown man might be close to your own body weight.

在美國，每人平均一年會吃進約 84 公斤的肉類食品，也就是相當於一位成年男子的體重。

• Over a lifetime, that might add up to something like 14,430 pounds of meat.

換算下來，人的一生總共會吃進約 6,545 公斤的肉類食品。

• So, you'll pretty much eat an entire elephant over your life.

也就等同於吃下一整頭非洲象。

• Other sources state Americans will eat slightly more meat, 220 pounds a year.

但有其他資料顯示，平均一位美國人每年會吃進 99 公斤的肉類食品。

• And if we consider this amount of meat as burger patties then the average American would be on about 800 burgers a year.

如果我們用漢堡排來換算的話，平均每位美國人一年會吃進約八百個漢堡。

• That's 62,400 burgers in a lifetime.

一生中一共會吃進約 62,400 個漢堡。

• According to the United States Department of Agriculture, people in the USA love their cheese.

根據美國農業部的資料來看，美國人非常喜歡吃起司。

• And in a year, the average person might eat around 40 pounds of cheese.

每人平均一年大約會吃進約 18 公斤的起司。

• If you keep that up throughout a lifetime, you might eat 3,120 pounds of cheese.

如果你每年都持續吃 18 公斤的起司，那麼你一輩子共會吃進約 1,415 公斤的起司。

• Dairy cows come in all shapes and sizes, but you will eat in cheese the weight of about three dairy cows in a lifetime.

乳牛有各種大小，而你一生中一共會吃進約三頭乳牛重的起司。

• The Washington Post wrote in 2019 that the average American will eat 279 eggs per year.

華盛頓郵報於 2019 年寫到平均一位美國人每年會吃進 279 顆蛋。

• That's 21,762 eggs in a lifetime.

一生中會吃進約 21,762 顆蛋。

• You might consume 144 pounds of milk in a year, too, and so throughout your life you will consume 11,232 pounds of milk.

你一年會喝掉 65 公斤的牛奶，也就是說你一生中會喝掉 5,094 公斤的牛奶。

• The average American will eat about 200 pounds of wheat in a year.

平均一位美國人每年會吃進約 90 公斤的小麥。

• That's 17,160 pounds of wheat in one lifetime.

一生中會吃進約 7,783 公斤的小麥。

大家都愛麵包。

• Thankfully, you'll also be consuming a lot of vegetables, and over a year you might go through 415 pounds of the things.

幸好你也會吃很多蔬菜，你一年大概會吃進約 188 公斤的蔬菜。

• That's 32,370 pounds of veggies over a lifetime.

也就是你一生中一共會吃進約 14,682 公斤的蔬菜。

• On top of that, you'll consume a lot of fruit, and that works out at about 273 pounds in a year.

此外，你也會吃進許多水果，平均一年會消耗約 123 公斤的水果。

• In a lifetime, that's 21,294 pounds of fruit.

也就是說一生中會消耗約 9,648 公斤的水果。

• You'll also get down about 85 pounds of fats and oils in a year.

你平均一年會吃進約 38 公斤的脂肪和油。

• That's 6,630 pounds in a lifetime.

一生中會吃進約 3,007 公斤的油和脂肪。

• Sugar is in a lot of things, but all said and done, the average American will consume about 150 pounds (68 kg) of sugar in a year.

許多食品內都含糖，平均一位美國人一年會吃進約 68 公斤的糖。

• That's 11,700 pounds over a lifetime.

也就是說一生中一共會吃進 5,307 公斤的糖。

• That is one giant amount of sugar.

數量多到都可以堆積成一座山丘。

• The numbers we found online are all over the place on this one, but some studies revealed that the average American will drink about 487 cans of soft drinks in a year.

有研究指出平均一位美國人一年會喝掉 487 罐軟性飲料，而在網路上有非常多關於這方面的不同數字。

• These are cans of carbonated, or what are sometimes called 'fizzy' drinks.

這裡說的飲料指的是碳酸飲料，也就是我們常說的「氣泡飲料」。

• That's 37,986 cans in a lifetime.

而人一生中會喝進約 37,986 罐飲料。

• If we look at that in weight, it would be 375 pounds of soft drinks in a year.

如果我們用重量來計算，每年會消耗約 170 公斤的軟性飲料。

• Over a lifetime, that would be 29,250 pounds of soft drinks.

也就是一生中一共會喝掉約 13,267 公斤的軟性飲料。

• You might enjoy one of those drinks with a bag of chips, and the average American might go through about six pounds of those in a year.

喝軟性飲料的同時，你可能會邊吃薯片，平均一位美國人每年會吃進約 2.7 公斤的薯片。

• If we consider that a small bag of chips weighs about 48 grams, it would work out that the average American would eat about 56 of those small bags in a year.

假設一包薯片是 48 克，則平均一位美國人每年會吃掉約 56 包。

• Over a lifetime, that's 4,368 bags.

一輩子會吃進 4,368 包。

• You may also like your drink with a slice of pizza.

或者，你可能會邊喝飲料邊吃片披薩。

• This number is based on one poll alone, but that poll suggests the average American will eat 6,000 slices of pizza over a lifetime.

某個民意調查指出，平均一位美國人一生中會吃進約 6,000 片的披薩。

• When it comes to chocolate, it's reported that the average American will eat 11 pounds of it in a year.

說到巧克力，有報導指出平均一位美國人每年會吃進約 5 公斤的巧克力。

• In a lifetime, that's 858 pounds of chocolate.

也就是一生中約會吃進 389 公斤的巧克力。

• As for cups of coffee, statistics tell us the average American will have three cups a day.

有研究人員指出一位美國人平均一天會喝三杯咖啡。

• We won't add that up in terms of weight, but will tell you that it's 1,095 cups in a year and 85,410 cups over a lifetime.

我們不用重量來衡量，不過一年大概會喝掉 1,095 杯，換算下來一生中會喝 85,410 杯。

• On average, a British person will drink about two cups of tea per day, which is 730 cups in a year and 56,940 over a lifetime.

一位英國人平均一天會喝兩杯茶，一年會喝 730 杯，一生就會喝進約 56,940 杯。

• Now go watch "This Will Happen In The Next 60 Seconds."

你可以緊接著看這部「接下來的一分鐘將會發生這些事」。

• Thanks for watching, and as always, don't forget to like, share and subscribe.

感謝你的收看，老樣子不要忘記喜歡並分享這部影片，還有訂閱我們的頻道。

• See you next time.

我們下次見。

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# 人一生中需吃下多少東西？吃貨不能不知的冷知識！ (This Is How Much Food You Will Eat In Your Lifetime)

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Annie Chien 發佈於 2020 年 02 月 16 日