Bluebulb Projects' The Measure of Things presents:
The Count of Things Logo


Click the box above and enter your number, then make a unit selection if you wish, then click the "Show Me" button.



How much is 7,800?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about nine-tenths the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, 7,800 is 0.92 times the count of Blue Whales in the World, and the count of Blue Whales in the World is 1.1 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
It's about nine-tenths the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 1 times 7,800.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
It's about four-fifths the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 7,800 is 0.834 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 1.199 times that amount.
(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
According to the Han Dynasty dictionary, Shuowen Jiezi (說文解字), there are 9,353 distinct Han characters used to depict the Chinese language. Fluency in written Chinese requires mastery of 4,000 - 5,000 of these characters.
It's about one-and-a-half times the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 7,800 is 1.457 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 0.6863 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about three-and-a-half times the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 7,800 is 3.695 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 0.2706 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about three-and-a-half times the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 7,800 is 3.698 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 0.2704 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about one-fifth the number of McDonald's Locations in the World.
In other words, 7,800 is 0.22 times the count of McDonald's Locations in the World, and the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 4.5 times that amount.
(2015 figures) (approximate)