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How much is 1,440,000,000?

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It's about the number of Users on Facebook.
(March, 2015 figures) (monthly active users)
Facebook had 1.44 billion active users for the month ending March, 2015. In August, 2014, Facebook began a process of removing 87 million accounts that it had found to be fake.
It's about seven times the number of Copies of Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities Sold.
In other words, the count of Copies of Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities Sold is 0.1 times 1,440,000,000.
(figures as of 2015)
It's about one-fifteenth the number of Chickens in the World.
In other words, the count of Chickens in the World is 13 times 1,440,000,000.
(a.k.a. fowl) (Gallus gallus domesticus) (2011 figures) (average population)
It's about seventeen-and-a-half times the number of Copies of Wii Sports Sold.
In other words, 1,440,000,000 is 17.41 times the count of Copies of Wii Sports Sold, and the count of Copies of Wii Sports Sold is 0.05744 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Wii スポーツ, a.k.a. Wi Supotsu) (2006 edition) (sales figures as of March 31, 2015)
It's about twenty times the number of Copies of Michael Jackson's Thriller Sold (2011).
In other words, the count of Copies of Michael Jackson's Thriller Sold (2011) is 0.045 times 1,440,000,000.
(sales figures as of 1990) (1982 release)
Michael Jackson's Thriller, the best-selling album of all time, has sold over 66 million copies since its release. Following its release in 1982, the album — which contains hits like "Thriller," "Beat It," and "Billie Jean" — won eight (8) Grammy Awards in 1984.
It's about forty times the number of people in The State of California.
In other words, 1,440,000,000 is 37.56 times the count of people in The State of California, and the count of people in The State of California is 0.02662 times that amount.
(2014 figures) (Department of Finance estimate)
It's about 60 times the number of Books in the Library of Congress (2013).
In other words, 1,440,000,000 is 61.037469 times the count of Books in the Library of Congress (2013), and the count of Books in the Library of Congress (2013) is 0.016383379 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (total of books only)