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It's about eight times the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 0.1 times 68,000.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
Central Park — the 843-acre park located in the heart of New York City — contains about 9,000 park benches. The park is one of the most famous in the world and entertains over 35 million visitors each year.
It's about eight times the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, the count of Blue Whales in the World is 0.13 times 68,000.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
The worldwide population of blue whales (as of 2002) is estimated to be between 5,000 and 12,000. An estimated 378,200 blue whales were killed during the height of whaling in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centures
It's about one-tenth the number of Words in War and Peace.
In other words, 68,000 is 0.115787 times the count of Words in War and Peace, and the count of Words in War and Peace is 8.63655 times that amount.
(1869) (1968 Ann Dunnigan translation, New American Library)
First published in 1869, Leo Tolstoy\'s Tzarist Russian epic, War and Peace contains 587,287 words (in one of the popular English translations). The novel is the seventh-longest novel ever written in a Latin or Cyrillic alphabets.
It's about twelve-and-a-half times the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 68,000 is 12.71 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 0.07868 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about thirty times the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 68,000 is 32.21 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 0.03105 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about thirty times the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 68,000 is 32.24 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 0.03102 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about 45 times the number of Golf Courses in Florida.
In other words, 68,000 is 44.8 times the count of Golf Courses in Florida, and the count of Golf Courses in Florida is 0.02232 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (public and private)
The US state of Florida includes 1,518 golf courses in its 170,000 sq. km area. The state is also the home of the headquarters of the Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) of America, which boasts a membership of 28,000 professional golfers.