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It's about 20,000 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.00005 times 39,000.
(2013 figures)
There are only two escalators in the State of Wyoming (although there are apparently plenty of elevators). It is speculated that the lack of escalators is due to the older age of the buildings and the abundance of cheap land resulting in single-story structures. At the time the last count of escalators was made, the state had a population of just 576,000 people.
It's about 8,000 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.0001 times 39,000.
(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 4,500 times the number of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 39,000 is 4,333.33333333 times the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.000230769230769 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about 2,500 times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.00038 times 39,000.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about 1,500 times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.00071 times 39,000.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about 800 times the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth.
In other words, 39,000 is 810 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 0.0012 times that amount.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about 700 times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, 39,000 is 720 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 0.0014 times that amount.
(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.