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Organizing Statistics

Here are Some Interesting Organizing Statistics:
  • According to a study conducted by a Boston marketing firm, the average American burns 55 minutes a day looking for things they know they own but cannot find.
  • The National Soap and Detergent Association says 80 percent of household clutter is the result of disorganization, not lack of space.
  • The Small Business Administration (SBA) estimates that 80 percent of papers filed are never looked at again.
  • The National Soap and Detergent Association believes getting rid of clutter would eliminate 40 percent of the housework in the average home.
  • We wear 20% of the clothes we own 80% of the time. The rest just hangs there, just in case.  (Calgary Herald)
  • Harris Interactive reports that 23% of adults say they pay bills late (and incur fees) because they lose them.
  • The Wall Street Journal reports that the average U.S. executive wastes six weeks annually searching for important documents lost in clutter.