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It's about four times the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 0.3 times 33,000.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
It's about one-fifth the number of Letters in the Longest English Word.
In other words, 33,000 is 0.17385 times the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word, and the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word is 5.75209 times that amount.
The longest word in the English language (although somewhat disputed) is a chemical name for the substance connectin, made up of 189,819 letters (Click here to see the word...). The longest word found in most dictionaries, pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis, has just 45 letters.
It's about six times the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 33,000 is 6.166 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 0.1622 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about fifteen-and-a-half times the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 33,000 is 15.63 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 0.06398 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 fifteen-and-a-half times the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 33,000 is 15.65 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 0.0639 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about one-twentieth the number of Words in War and Peace.
In other words, 33,000 is 0.0561906 times the count of Words in War and Peace, and the count of Words in War and Peace is 17.7966 times that amount.
(1869) (1968 Ann Dunnigan translation, New American Library)
It's about twenty times the number of Golf Courses in Florida.
In other words, 33,000 is 21.74 times the count of Golf Courses in Florida, and the count of Golf Courses in Florida is 0.046 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (public and private)