It's about 500 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.002 times 970.(2013 figures)
It's about 200 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.005 times 970.(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 100 times the number of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 970 is 107.777777778 times the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.00927835051544 times that amount.(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about 65 times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.015 times 970.(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about forty times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.029 times 970.(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
There are 28 member countries in the European Union, the latest member of which is Croatia. The EU is largely urban, with sixteen cities having a population of one million or more, and 75% of the population living in an urban area.
It's about twenty 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 0.05 times 970.(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 eighteen times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.056 times 970.(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.