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It's about 100 times the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth.
In other words, 5,500 is 110 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 0.0091 times that amount.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about 200 times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.005 times 5,500.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
There are 28 member countries in the European Union, the latest member of which is Croatia. The EU is largely urban, with sixteen cities having a population of one million or more, and 75% of the population living in an urban area.
It's about 350 times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.0027 times 5,500.
(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.
It's about one-five-hundredth the number of ATMs in the World.
In other words, the count of ATMs in the World is 500 times 5,500.
(2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about 600 times the number of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 5,500 is 611.111111111 times the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.00163636363636 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about 1,000 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.001 times 5,500.
(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 3,000 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.0003 times 5,500.
(2013 figures)