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# Are more prime numbers even or odd?

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Odd. The only Prime number that is even is two. Since there are many prime numbers that are odd (such as 3, 5, etc.), there are more odd prime numbers than even. Wiki User

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Odd

### Are there more even prime numbers or odd prime numbers?

All prime numbers are odd, exept of the first prime number 2.

### Are there more even numbers that are prime than odd numbers?

There's only one even prime, the rest are odd.

### What group of numbers even or odd contain more prime numbers?

All even numbers except 2 are divisible and thus not prime. There is no such number for odd numbers, and there is in fact just one even prime and infinitely many odd primes.

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### Are there more prime numbers that are odd or even?

There are infinitely many prime numbers. There is only one even prime number, which is 2, because all other even numbers are divisible by 2 and thus are not prime. So, there are infinitely many odd prime numbers and only one even prime number.

### Are more number prime or odd?

There are more odd numbers than prime numbers.

### Do even numbers contain more prime numbers than odd numbers?

No. Quite the opposite.

odd numbers

### Is a prime number odd or even?

All prime numbers other than 2 are odd numbers. 2 is the only even prime number.

### Which numbers evens or odds have many prime numbrs?

There are many, many more odd prime numbers than even prime numbers; there is only 1 even prime number, namely 2, whereas the odd prime numbers are 3, 5, 7, 11, ...

### Why are all the prime numbers are odd numbers?

All prime numbers are not odd numbers. 2 is an even prime number, and it is the only even prime number because all other even numbers have 2 as one of their factors.