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How much is 1,100,000,000?

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It's about 15,000,000 times the number of Keys on a Piano.
In other words, the count of Keys on a Piano is 0.0000000770 times 1,100,000,000.
(Moden layout; A0 to C7)
Most modern keyboards have 88 keys, comprising seven octaves and an additional major third. A full-size, acoustic piano may have as many as 12,000 separate parts.
It's about 15,000,000 times the number of Submarines in the US Navy.
In other words, the count of Submarines in the US Navy is 0.0000000670 times 1,100,000,000.
(a.k.a. Subs) (includes all types, all classes) (2015 figures)
It's about 20,000,000 times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.0000000500 times 1,100,000,000.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
It's about 25,000,000 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 0.0000000430 times 1,100,000,000.
(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 40,000,000 times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, 1,100,000,000 is 39,000,000 times the count of Countries in the European Union, and the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.0000000260 times that amount.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about 75,000,000 times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.0000000140 times 1,100,000,000.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about 100,000,000 times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 1,100,000,000 is 122,222,222.2220 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.000000008181818181830 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)