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%
15%
80%
5%
20
flagthe United Arab Emirates
9%
4%
71%
14%
21
flagItaly
10%
18%
60%
10%
38
flagGermany
2%
22%
58%
16%
108
flagAustralia
0%
27%
58%
13%
29
flagNorway
0%
19%
57%
19%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
3%
25%
53%
16%
297
flagIndia
8%
17%
53%
20%
239
flagFrance
0%
13%
52%
34%
23
flagPoland
4%
27%
48%
19%
8912
flagthe United States
4%
24%
48%
21%
416
flagthe Netherlands
6%
32%
44%
14%
49
flagPakistan
8%
21%
37%
29%
37
flagCanada
6%
24%
37%
27%
29
flagSweden
0%
37%
37%
25%
27
flagthe Philippines
5%
22%
34%
31%
35
flagUnknown
4%
34%
33%
28%
675
flagMalaysia
18%
6%
31%
43%
16
flagRepublic of Ireland
17%
26%
26%
30%
23

Gender

men47%
women49%
helium
2%
3%
lead
25%
29%
osmium
47%
49%
platinum
24%
17%

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