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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)
It's about thirteen-and-a-half times the number of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 120 is 13.3333333333 times the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symohonies 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 0.13 times 120.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
As of 2015, the world has fifteen Kings and Queens reigning over 45 countries. Of all these, Queen Elizabeth the II is the only reigning Queen; she has monarchical authority over the sixteen of the Commonwealth nations.
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 0.23 times 120.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
There are 28 member countries in the European Union, the latest member of which is Croatia. The EU is largely urban, with sixteen cities having a population of one million or more, and 75% of the population living in an urban area.
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 0.4 times 120.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about two times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, 120 is 2.2 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 0.45 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)