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It's about the number of Kernels on an Ear of Corn.
(Corn, a.k.a. Maize; Kernel a.k.a. Seed) (average) (for Dent Corn, a.k.a. field corn)
An average ear of dent corn, the kind grown to feed to animals and to make other foods, has an average of 800 kernels. Each acre of corn yields about 15,900 ears of corn.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times the number of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
In other words, 780 is 1.04 times the count of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the count of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is 0.962 times that amount.
(November, 2015 figures) (including individuals and groups)
It's about nine-tenths the number of Population of Vatican City.
In other words, 780 is 0.926 times the count of Population of Vatican City, and the count of Population of Vatican City is 1.08 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Vatican City State, a.k.a. Stato della Città del Vaticano, a.k.a. Status Civitatis Vaticanae) (Rome, Italy) (2014 estimates; permanent residents only)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times the number of Members of Parliament (The U.K.).
In other words, the count of Members of Parliament (The U.K.) is 0.83 times 780.
(a.k.a. MPs) (2016 figures) (formally "Members of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland")
It's about one-and-a-half times the number of Stores in the Mall of America.
In other words, the count of Stores in the Mall of America is 0.67 times 780.
(a.k.a. MOA, a.k.a. MoA, a.k.a. Megamall) (Bloomington, Minnesota) (2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about one-and-two-thirds times the number of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union.
In other words, the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union is 0.606 times 780.
(a.k.a. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, a.k.a. USSR, a.k.a. Сою́з Сове́тских Социалисти́ческих Респу́блик, a.k.a. CCCP) (a.k.a. Olympic Games, a.k.a. Jeux olympiques) (Summer and Winter Games grand totals; excluding Russian Federation Medals) (1952 thru 1988 figures)
During its 19 appearances in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, the Soviet Union was awarded 473 gold medals. The Union holds the as-yet-unbroken record for gold medals in gymnastics, with 72.
It's about half the number of Golf Courses in Florida.
In other words, 780 is 0.5138 times the count of Golf Courses in Florida, and the count of Golf Courses in Florida is 1.946 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.