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It's about one-fifteenth the number of Bones in the Human Body
In other words, the count of Bones in the Human Body is 12.90 times 16.
(adult, excluding sesamoid bones and ossicles)
It's about one-fifteenth the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address
In other words, the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 17 times 16.
(Bliss text)
Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, delivered November 19, 1863, at the postwar dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, lasted just over two minutes and contained an estimated (the exact wording of the original speech is disputed) 272 words. Lincoln wrote five (5) drafts of the speech, which are known today by the last names of the original recipients.
It's about one-fifteenth the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States
In other words, the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 17.20 times 16.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
It's about one-twentieth the number of Beatles Songs
In other words, 16 is 0.0518 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 19.30 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)
It's about one-twentieth the number of Manned Flights to Space
In other words, 16 is 0.0513 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 19.50 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about one-twentieth the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 20 times 16.
(Serpentes) (Approximate)
It's about one-twentieth the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun
In other words, the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 22 times 16.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)