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How much is 50?

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It's about thirty times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.03 times 50.
(2013 figures)
It's about ten times the number of Living U.S. Presidents
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.10 times 50.
(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 five-and-a-half times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven
In other words, 50 is 5.555555555560 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.180 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
It's about three-and-a-half times the number of Living Kings and Queens
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.30 times 50.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times the number of Countries in the European Union
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.530 times 50.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
There are 27 member countries in the European Union, the latest member of which is Croatia. The EU is largely urban, with over twenty cities having a population of one million or more, and 75% of the population living in an urban area.
It's about the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about nine-tenths the number of Countries in Africa
In other words, 50 is 0.890 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 1.10 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)