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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 85.
(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 85.
(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)
It's about nine-and-a-half times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 85 is 9.444444444440 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.1058823529410 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
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 85.
(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 85.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about one-and-four-fifths 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 0.560 times 85.
(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 one-and-three-fifths times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.630 times 85.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)