How many percent of carbon is in living things?


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For humans, our bodies are made of 18.5% Carbon.

Additional info about our body composition...we are also made up of:

65% Oxygen

9.5% Hydrogen

3.2% Nitrogen

1.5% Calcium

1% Phosphorus

0.4% Potassium

0.3% Sulfur

0.2% Sodium

0.2% Chlorine

0.1% Magnesium

Less than 1% of Boron, Chromium, Cobalt, Copper, Fluorine, Iodine, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum, Selenium, Silicon, Tin, Vanadium, and Zinc.

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