Most of us can’t live or work without e-mail. It instantly appears on our computer screens in the office and even alerts us on our cell phones after business-hours or during vacation.
Billions of e-mails are sent every day. We use e-mail to share information across the cube and company, across cities, states, and countries, and across the globe.
It would be an understatement to say e-mail has changed the way we do business. E-mail has changed the world. But, before you hit send on your next e-mail, check out these interesting facts about this ever growing, instant form of communication.
1 in 5 people (on earth)
There are an estimated 1.4 billion e-mail users worldwide…So, nearly one in every five people on the planet has an e-mail account.
The number of e-mails that were sent while you read this sentence.
100 e-mails a day
The number of e-mails a typical office employee receives every day.
25 days a year
The amount of time the average worker spends just dealing with e-mail every year.