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It's about five times the number of Keys on a Piano.
In other words, the count of Keys on a Piano is 0.2 times 440.
(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 six times the number of Submarines in the US Navy.
In other words, 440 is 6.1 times the count of Submarines in the US Navy, and the count of Submarines in the US Navy is 0.16 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Subs) (includes all types, all classes) (2015 figures)
It's about eight times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, 440 is 8.1 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 0.12 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
It's about nine times the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth.
In other words, 440 is 9.2 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 0.11 times that amount.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about one-tenth the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 440 is 0.08221 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 12.16 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 sixteen times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.063 times 440.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about one-twentieth the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, the count of Blue Whales in the World is 19 times 440.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)