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
89%
10%
0%
0%
28
flagSweden
85%
0%
5%
10%
20
flagItaly
85%
5%
0%
10%
20
flagIsrael
84%
15%
0%
0%
13
flagGermany
82%
7%
2%
4%
128
flagCzech Republic
78%
21%
0%
0%
14
flagthe United Kingdom
75%
16%
1%
4%
245
flagthe Netherlands
74%
14%
3%
3%
27
flagthe United Arab Emirates
73%
26%
0%
0%
15
flagUkraine
72%
12%
4%
12%
25
flagPoland
70%
16%
3%
8%
11647
flagCanada
70%
11%
17%
0%
17
flagNorway
70%
23%
0%
5%
17
flagSpain
70%
30%
0%
0%
10
flagRussia
69%
15%
7%
0%
13
flagUnknown
57%
24%
5%
12%
564
flagthe United States
55%
20%
14%
8%
249
flagFrance
55%
33%
0%
11%
18
flagthe Philippines
53%
23%
7%
7%
13
flagIndia
50%
30%
13%
5%
53

Gender

men58%
women71%
elephant
58%
71%
whale
25%
16%
camel
4%
3%
human
11%
8%

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