Which naturally occuring chemical element is the densest?

helium
lead
osmium
platinum
The density of osmium is 22,570 kg/m3, slightly more than Iridium (22,420) and platinum (21,450). Commonly used metals are con­sid­er­ably less dense - the density of iron is 7,870, lead 11,340 and mercury 13,456.

Answers distribution

helium
lead
osmium
platinum
answers
flagFinland
9%
0%
80%
9%
21
flagSpain
0%
16%
77%
5%
18
flagthe United Arab Emirates
11%
0%
72%
16%
18
flagItaly
11%
16%
61%
11%
36
flagAustralia
0%
29%
58%
12%
24
flagGermany
2%
25%
55%
17%
94
flagthe United Kingdom
3%
25%
53%
15%
276
flagSingapore
6%
13%
53%
26%
15
flagIndia
8%
17%
52%
20%
207
flagPoland
4%
27%
48%
19%
7947
flagthe United States
4%
25%
48%
21%
375
flagNorway
0%
23%
47%
23%
17
flagCanada
3%
23%
42%
26%
26
flagFrance
0%
15%
42%
42%
19
flagPakistan
8%
16%
40%
32%
25
flagthe Netherlands
8%
34%
37%
17%
35
flagthe Philippines
3%
26%
33%
30%
30
flagUnknown
4%
34%
32%
28%
616
flagMalaysia
18%
6%
31%
43%
16
flagRepublic of Ireland
21%
31%
26%
21%
19

Gender

men46%
women48%
helium
2%
3%
lead
26%
29%
osmium
46%
48%
platinum
24%
17%

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