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It's about four-fifths the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth.
In other words, 38 is 0.79 times the count of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth, and the count of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth is 1.3 times that amount.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about one-and-two-fifths times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.71 times 38.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about seven-tenths the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 1.4 times 38.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
It's about half the number of Submarines in the US Navy.
In other words, 38 is 0.53 times the count of Submarines in the US Navy, and the count of Submarines in the US Navy is 1.9 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Subs) (includes all types, all classes) (2015 figures)
The United States Navy maintains a fleet of 72 active submarines. A typical submarine goes to sea with a crew of about 140.
It's about two-fifths the number of Keys on a Piano.
In other words, 38 is 0.43 times the count of Keys on a Piano, and the count of Keys on a Piano is 2.3 times that amount.
(Moden layout; A0 to C7)
Most modern keyboards have 88 keys, comprising seven octaves and an additional major third. A full-size, acoustic piano may have as many as 12,000 separate parts.
It's about two-and-a-half times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.4 times 38.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about one-third the number of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park.
In other words, 38 is 0.365 times the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park, and the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park is 2.74 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Henihco'oo; a.k.a. Héetíhco'oo) (December 2014 figures; Wyoming Park area)