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It's about one-fortieth the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 54 is 0.0256 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 39.06 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
The Sears Tower extends 108 stories into the sky above the city of Chicago and includes 2,109 steps in each of its stairwells. Each year, more than 1.3 million visitors make the trip to an observation area called the Skydeck on the 103rd floor.
It's about one-fortieth the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 54 is 0.02558 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 39.09 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
There are 2,111 paid, daily newspapers with a regional, local, or national distribution in circulation worldwide. Combined, these newspapers have a readership of about 150 million people.
It's about one-one-hundredth the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 54 is 0.01009 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 99.110 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
As of 2015, there are 5,352 bishops in the Catholic Church. These bishops supervise a total of 3,127 dioceses, archdioceses, and other administrative regions.
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 54.
(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 one-one-hundred-fiftieth the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 200 times 54.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 54 is 0.005774 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 173.20 times that amount.
(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
It's about one-six-hundred-fiftieth the number of McDonald's Locations in the World.
In other words, the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 670 times 54.
(2015 figures) (approximate)