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It's about 40 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.03 times 83.
(2013 figures)
It's about twenty times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.05 times 83.
(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 nine times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 83 is 9.222222222220 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.108433734940 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
Over the course of his life, Beethoven composed nine symphonies over the course of a twenty-four year period. After his death in early 1827, an estimated 20,000 Austrian citizens attended his public funeral.
It's about five-and-a-half times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.180 times 83.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about three times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.330 times 83.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about one-and-seven-tenths 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 0.590 times 83.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about one-and-a-half times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.670 times 83.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
The continent of Africa includes 54 sovereign countries recognized by the United Nations as of 2016. It is the second-most populous continent in the world, with 1.1 billion inhabitants.