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It's about thirty times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 250 is 27.77777777780 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.036 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about one-thirty-fifth the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 30 times 250.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
It's about one-thirty-fifth the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, the count of Blue Whales in the World is 34 times 250.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
It's about one-thirty-fifth the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 250 is 0.02673 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 37.410 times that amount.
(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
It's about 50 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.02 times 250.
(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 100 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming.
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.01 times 250.
(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-hundred-fiftieth the number of McDonald's Locations in the World.
In other words, the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 140 times 250.
(2015 figures) (approximate)