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It's about three-fourths the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 3,900 is 0.7287 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 1.372 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about one-and-four-fifths times the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 3,900 is 1.847 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 0.5414 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about one-and-four-fifths times the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 3,900 is 1.849 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 0.5408 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about half the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, 3,900 is 0.46 times the count of Blue Whales in the World, and the count of Blue Whales in the World is 2.2 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
The worldwide population of blue whales (as of 2002) is estimated to be between 5,000 and 12,000. An estimated 378,200 blue whales were killed during the height of whaling in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centures
It's about two-fifths the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 3,900 is 0.417 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 2.398 times that amount.
(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
It's about two-fifths the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 3 times 3,900.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
It's about two-and-a-half times the number of Golf Courses in Florida.
In other words, 3,900 is 2.569 times the count of Golf Courses in Florida, and the count of Golf Courses in Florida is 0.3893 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (public and private)