It's about the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
There are only two escalators in the State of Wyoming (although there are apparently plenty of elevators). It is speculated that the lack of escalators is due to the older age of the buildings and the abundance of cheap land resulting in single-story structures. At the time the last count of escalators was made, the state had a population of just 576,000 people.
It's about two-fifths the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 3 times 2.(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 one-fifth the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 2 is 0.2222222222220 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 4.50 times that amount.(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
Over the course of his life, Beethoven composed nine symphonies over the course of a twenty-four year period. After his death in early 1827, an estimated 20,000 Austrian citizens attended his public funeral.
It's about one-tenth the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, 2 is 0.130 times the count of Living Kings and Queens, and the count of Living Kings and Queens is 7.70 times that amount.(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about one-fifteenth the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 14 times 2.(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about one-twenty-fifth 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 24 times 2.(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about one-twenty-fifth the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 27 times 2.(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
The continent of Africa includes 54 sovereign countries recognized by the United Nations as of 2016. It is the second-most populous continent in the world, with 1.1 billion inhabitants.