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It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth the number of Steps in the Sears Tower
In other words, 16 is 0.007587 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 131.80 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
The Sears Tower extends 108 stories into the sky above the city of Chicago and includes 2,109 steps in each of its stairwells. Each year, more than 1.3 million visitors make the trip to an observation area called the Skydeck on the 103rd floor.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide
In other words, 16 is 0.007579 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 131.90 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church
In other words, 16 is 0.00299 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 334.40 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about one-five-hundredth the number of Benches in Central Park
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 500 times 16.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
It's about one-five-hundred-fiftieth the number of Blue Whales in the World
In other words, the count of Blue Whales in the World is 530 times 16.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
It's about one-six-hundredth the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language
In other words, 16 is 0.001711 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 584.50 times that amount.
(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
It's about one-two-thousand-five-hundredth the number of McDonald's Locations in the World
In other words, the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 2,300 times 16.
(2015 figures) (approximate)