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It's about one-fortieth the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 52 is 0.02466 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 40.550 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about one-fortieth the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 52 is 0.02463 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 40.60 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about one-one-hundredth the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 52 is 0.009716 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 102.90 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, the count of Blue Whales in the World is 160 times 52.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 200 times 52.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
It's about one-two-hundredth the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 52 is 0.00556 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 179.90 times that amount.
(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
According to the Han Dynasty dictionary, Shuowen Jiezi (說文解字), there are 9,353 distinct Han characters used to depict the Chinese language. Fluency in written Chinese requires mastery of 4,000 - 5,000 of these characters.
It's about one-seven-hundredth the number of Seats in Fenway Park.
In other words, 52 is 0.0014027 times the count of Seats in Fenway Park, and the count of Seats in Fenway Park is 712.910 times that amount.
(2013 figures; daytime capacity) (a.k.a. The Cathedral of Boston) (Boston, Massachusetts)