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How much is 12,000?

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It's about 6,000 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.0002 times 12,000.
(2013 figures)
It's about 3,000 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.0003 times 12,000.
(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 1,500 times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven
In other words, 12,000 is 1,333.333333330 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.000750000000002 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about 800 times the number of Living Kings and Queens
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.0013 times 12,000.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about 450 times the number of Countries in the European Union
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.0023 times 12,000.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about 250 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 0.004 times 12,000.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about 200 times the number of Countries in Africa
In other words, 12,000 is 210 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 0.0048 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)