Which mammal has the longest gestation period?

elephant
whale
camel
human
Ges­ta­tion in ele­phants typ­i­cal­ly lasts around two years, which is longer than 16 months of a whale and 15 of a camel. Newborn ele­phants weigh around 120kg (260lb).

Answers distribution

elephant
whale
camel
human
answers
flagRepublic of Ireland
86%
13%
0%
0%
22
flagItaly
86%
6%
0%
6%
15
flagCanada
85%
7%
7%
0%
14
flagGermany
82%
8%
1%
5%
97
flagIsrael
80%
20%
0%
0%
10
flagthe Netherlands
76%
14%
4%
4%
21
flagSweden
76%
0%
7%
15%
13
flagthe United Kingdom
75%
17%
0%
5%
168
flagPoland
72%
15%
3%
7%
8123
flagUkraine
71%
7%
7%
14%
14
flagCzech Republic
70%
30%
0%
0%
10
flagNorway
63%
27%
0%
9%
11
flagFrance
62%
31%
0%
6%
16
flagthe United States
56%
21%
13%
7%
196
flagthe Philippines
54%
18%
9%
9%
11
flagIndia
51%
27%
13%
6%
43
flagUU
50%
30%
10%
10%
20

Gender

men63%
women72%
elephant
64%
72%
whale
23%
15%
camel
3%
4%
human
8%
7%

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