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It's about five-and-a-half times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.18 times 300.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
The continent of Africa includes 54 sovereign countries recognized by the United Nations as of 2016. It is the second-most populous continent in the world, with 1.1 billion inhabitants.
It's about six-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 0.16 times 300.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about one-tenth the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 300 is 0.1422 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 7.032 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about one-tenth the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 300 is 0.1421 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 7.037 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about eleven times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.091 times 300.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about one-twentieth the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 300 is 0.05605 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 17.84 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about twenty times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.05 times 300.
(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.