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Typeface Statistics

Statistics on which typefaces are easiest or hardest to identify and which pairs of typefaces are easiest or hardest to distinguish. Click on an individual typeface or typeface pair to get more detail.

Easiest Typefaces to Identify

typeface right total bayesian
Georgia 95.9% 637,734 90.2%
Didot 90.2% 4,660,319 89.6%
Skia 95% 490,764 89.6%
Baskerville 91.1% 1,566,078 89.5%
Andale Mono 94.2% 383,316 89.2%
Courier New 96.6% 242,442 89.2%
Bembo 95% 256,192 89.1%
Palatino 94.2% 285,263 89.0%
Caslon 92.8% 317,100 88.9%
Garamond 89.2% 3,111,957 88.8%

Hardest Typefaces to Identify

typeface right total bayesian
Verdana 78.6% 5,406,785 81.2%
Helvetica Neue 79.1% 5,932,675 81.4%
Optima 85.1% 5,729,338 85.9%
Gill Sans 85% 2,102,382 86.6%
Times New Roman 86.9% 5,861,669 87.2%
Arial 85.4% 1,017,682 87.3%
Roboto 66.4% 61,307 87.6%
Futura 87.3% 3,814,294 87.6%
Trebuchet MS 86.8% 814,662 87.8%
Tahoma 86.5% 435,229 87.9%

Easiest Pairs of Typefaces to Distinguish

typeface pair right total bayesian
Didot vs Gill Sans 98.2% 227,650 96.1%
Futura vs Times New Roman 96.7% 534,554 95.9%
Baskerville vs Futura 98.8% 142,083 95.7%
Gill Sans vs Times New Roman 97.1% 226,317 95.3%
Didot vs Futura 96% 535,213 95.3%
Baskerville vs Helvetica Neue 97.9% 140,977 95.2%
Baskerville vs Verdana 97.8% 140,969 95.1%
Baskerville vs Gill Sans 97.6% 141,307 95.0%
Futura vs Garamond 95.7% 391,054 94.8%
Arial vs Didot 99.5% 69,510 94.7%

Hardest Pairs of Typefaces to Distinguish

typeface pair right total bayesian
Helvetica Neue vs Verdana 54.3% 985,613 57.5%
Gill Sans vs Verdana 64.5% 225,399 72.4%
Garamond vs Times New Roman 69.8% 391,640 74.0%
Futura vs Gill Sans 67.3% 226,383 74.4%
Arial vs Helvetica Neue 65.2% 161,201 74.8%
Futura vs Verdana 72.2% 532,845 75.1%
Gill Sans vs Helvetica Neue 69.7% 225,728 76.1%
Baskerville vs Times New Roman 69.7% 189,431 76.9%
Futura vs Helvetica Neue 76.1% 533,880 78.4%
Arial vs Verdana 60.7% 67,432 78.5%
 
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