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It's about the number of Benches in Central Park.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 10,000 is 1.069 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 0.93550 times that amount.
(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, the count of Blue Whales in the World is 0.830 times 10,000.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 10,000 is 1.8680 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 0.53530 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about three-tenths the number of McDonald's Locations in the World.
In other words, 10,000 is 0.280 times the count of McDonald's Locations in the World, and the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 3.60 times that amount.
(2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about one-fourth the number of Seats in Fenway Park.
In other words, 10,000 is 0.269750 times the count of Seats in Fenway Park, and the count of Seats in Fenway Park is 3.70710 times that amount.
(2013 figures; daytime capacity) (a.k.a. The Cathedral of Boston) (Boston, Massachusetts)
Fenway Park, the home of the Boston Red Sox baseball team, can accommodate 37,071 spectators when configured for daytime seating. Fenway Park holds the record for most consecutive sellout games, with a streak of 794 sellouts that ended in 2013. This figure is a dramatic turnaround from the attendance in 1965, which was at times as low as just 500 people.
It's about four-and-a-half times the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 10,000 is 4.7370 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 0.21110 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
There are 2,111 paid, daily newspapers with a regional, local, or national distribution in circulation worldwide. Combined, these newspapers have a readership of about 150 million people.