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%
23%
58%
15%
103
flagAustralia
0%
29%
58%
12%
24
flagNorway
0%
19%
57%
19%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
3%
25%
53%
16%
286
flagIndia
8%
17%
52%
20%
224
flagPoland
4%
27%
48%
19%
8358
flagthe United States
4%
25%
47%
21%
390
flagFrance
0%
14%
47%
38%
21
flagthe Netherlands
6%
35%
40%
15%
45
flagCanada
3%
25%
39%
28%
28
flagthe Philippines
6%
24%
36%
27%
33
flagPakistan
6%
19%
35%
35%
31
flagSweden
0%
38%
33%
28%
21
flagUnknown
4%
34%
32%
28%
646
flagMalaysia
18%
6%
31%
43%
16
flagRepublic of Ireland
21%
31%
26%
21%
19

Gender

men46%
women48%
helium
2%
4%
lead
26%
29%
osmium
46%
48%
platinum
24%
17%

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