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It's about 60 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.02 times 120.
(2013 figures)
It's about twenty times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.05 times 120.
(a.k.a. Presidents of the United States; a.k.a. Presidents of the United States of America; a.k.a. POTUS), (2016 figures) (including current)
As of this writing, there are five living United States Presidents — President Carter, President Clinton, President Obama, and the two Presidents Bush. At no point in U.S. history have their been more than six (6) living presidents, this circumstance having occurred three times.
It's about thirteen-and-a-half times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 120 is 13.33333333330 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.0750000000002 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
Over the course of his life, Beethoven composed nine symphonies over the course of a twenty-four year period. After his death in early 1827, an estimated 20,000 Austrian citizens attended his public funeral.
It's about eight times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.130 times 120.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about four-and-a-half times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.230 times 120.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about two-and-a-half times the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth.
In other words, the count of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth is 0.40 times 120.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
A Great White Shark has 48 exposed teeth on their upper and lower jaws. Behind these exposed teeth are developing teeth — up to 300 in about 5 rows. The sharks will continuously lose and replace the exposed teeth throughout their lives.
It's about two times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, 120 is 2.20 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 0.450 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)