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It's about one-ninety-fifth the number of Letters in the Longest English Word.
In other words, 2,000 is 0.0105364 times the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word, and the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word is 94.90910 times that amount.
The longest word in the English language (although somewhat disputed) is a chemical name for the substance connectin, made up of 189,819 letters (Click here to see the word...). The longest word found in most dictionaries, pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis, has just 45 letters.
It's about 150 times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.0077 times 2,000.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about 200 times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 2,000 is 222.2222222220 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.0045 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about one-three-hundredth the number of Words in War and Peace.
In other words, 2,000 is 0.00340549 times the count of Words in War and Peace, and the count of Words in War and Peace is 293.6430 times that amount.
(1869) (1968 Ann Dunnigan translation, New American Library)
It's about 400 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.003 times 2,000.
(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)
As of this writing, there are five living United States Presidents — President Carter, President Clinton, President Obama, and the two Presidents Bush. At no point in U.S. history have their been more than six (6) living presidents, this circumstance having occurred three times.
It's about 1,000 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.001 times 2,000.
(2013 figures)
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 one-one-thousand-five-hundredth the number of ATMs in the World.
In other words, the count of ATMs in the World is 1,000 times 2,000.
(2015 figures) (approximate)