Qwerty Layout

Wikipedia article

Key Frequency Heatmap for US Qwerty

This chart shows relative key frequencies as a heatmap.

  • Keys on the home row: 37%
  • Keys on the top row: 50%
  • Keys on the bottom row: 13%
  • Keys typed by the same hand: 47%
  • Keys typed by the same finger: 10%
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Dvorak Simplified Layout

Wikipedia article

Key Frequency Heatmap for US Dvorak

This chart shows relative key frequencies as a heatmap.

  • Keys on the home row: 71%
  • Keys on the top row: 20%
  • Keys on the bottom row: 9%
  • Keys typed by the same hand: 31%
  • Keys typed by the same finger: 6%
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Colemak Layout

Official web site, Wikipedia article

Key Frequency Heatmap for US Colemak

This chart shows relative key frequencies as a heatmap.

  • Keys on the home row: 74%
  • Keys on the top row: 18%
  • Keys on the bottom row: 7%
  • Keys typed by the same hand: 44%
  • Keys typed by the same finger: 4%
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Workman Layout

Official web site

Key Frequency Heatmap for US Workman

This chart shows relative key frequencies as a heatmap.

  • Keys on the home row: 68%
  • Keys on the top row: 22%
  • Keys on the bottom row: 10%
  • Keys typed by the same hand: 46%
  • Keys typed by the same finger: 6%
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