It's about one-and-one-fourth times the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 2,600 is 1.232 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 0.8117 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.
It's about one-and-one-fourth times the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 2,600 is 1.233 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 0.811 times that amount.(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
The Sears Tower extends 108 stories into the sky above the city of Chicago and includes 2,109 steps in each of its stairwells. Each year, more than 1.3 million visitors make the trip to an observation area called the Skydeck on the 103rd floor.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times the number of Golf Courses in Florida.
In other words, 2,600 is 1.713 times the count of Golf Courses in Florida, and the count of Golf Courses in Florida is 0.5838 times that amount.(2016 figures) (public and private)
The US state of Florida includes 1,518 golf courses in its 170,000 sq. km area. The state is also the home of the headquarters of the Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) of America, which boasts a membership of 28,000 professional golfers.
It's about half the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 2,600 is 0.4858 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 2.058 times that amount.(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
As of 2015, there are 5,352 bishops in the Catholic Church. These bishops supervise a total of 3,127 dioceses, archdioceses, and other administrative regions.
It's about three times the number of Kernels on an Ear of Corn.
In other words, the count of Kernels on an Ear of Corn is 0.3 times 2,600.(Corn, a.k.a. Maize; Kernel a.k.a. Seed) (average) (for Dent Corn, a.k.a. field corn)
An average ear of dent corn, the kind grown to feed to animals and to make other foods, has an average of 800 kernels. Each acre of corn yields about 15,900 ears of corn.
It's about three times the number of Population of Vatican City.
In other words, 2,600 is 3.09 times the count of Population of Vatican City, and the count of Population of Vatican City is 0.324 times that amount.(a.k.a. Vatican City State, a.k.a. Stato della Città del Vaticano, a.k.a. Status Civitatis Vaticanae) (Rome, Italy) (2014 estimates; permanent residents only)
Vatican City, the seat of the Roman Catholic Church, is the smallest internationally recognized state in the world, with a population of just 842 people (according to a 2004 estimate). Each year, approximately 18 million tourists visit The City.
It's about three-tenths the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, 2,600 is 0.31 times the count of Blue Whales in the World, and the count of Blue Whales in the World is 3.2 times that amount.(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
The worldwide population of blue whales (as of 2002) is estimated to be between 5,000 and 12,000. An estimated 378,200 blue whales were killed during the height of whaling in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centures