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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 2,500.
(2013 figures)
It's about 500 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents.
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.002 times 2,500.
(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 300 times the number of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven.
In other words, 2,500 is 277.777777778 times the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symohonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.0036 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about 150 times the number of Living Kings and Queens.
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.0059 times 2,500.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
As of 2015, the world has fifteen Kings and Queens reigning over 45 countries. Of all these, Queen Elizabeth the II is the only reigning Queen; she has monarchical authority over the sixteen of the Commonwealth nations.
It's about 90 times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, 2,500 is 89 times the count of Countries in the European Union, and the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.011 times that amount.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about 50 times 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 0.019 times 2,500.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
A Great White Shark has 48 exposed teeth on their upper and lower jaws. Behind these exposed teeth are developing teeth — up to 300 in about 5 rows. The sharks will continuously lose and replace the exposed teeth throughout their lives.
It's about 45 times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.022 times 2,500.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)