It's about 30,000 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.00003 times 68,000.(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 10,000 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.0001 times 68,000.(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)
As of this writing, there are five living United States Presidents — President Carter, President Clinton, President Obama, and the two Presidents Bush. At no point in U.S. history have their been more than six (6) living presidents, this circumstance having occurred three times.
It's about 7,500 times the number of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 68,000 is 7,555.55555556 times the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.000132352941176 times that amount.(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about 4,500 times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.00022 times 68,000.(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about 2,500 times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.00042 times 68,000.(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 1,500 times the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth.
In other words, the count of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth is 0.00071 times 68,000.(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
A Great White Shark has 48 exposed teeth on their upper and lower jaws. Behind these exposed teeth are developing teeth — up to 300 in about 5 rows. The sharks will continuously lose and replace the exposed teeth throughout their lives.
It's about 1,500 times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.00077 times 68,000.(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)