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It's about one-and-a-half times the number of Seats in Fenway Park.
In other words, 55,000 is 1.48360 times the count of Seats in Fenway Park, and the count of Seats in Fenway Park is 0.674040 times that amount.
(2013 figures; daytime capacity) (a.k.a. The Cathedral of Boston) (Boston, Massachusetts)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times the number of Seats in New Yankee Stadium.
In other words, 55,000 is 1.0937 times the count of Seats in New Yankee Stadium, and the count of Seats in New Yankee Stadium is 0.914330 times that amount.
(2014 figures for 2009 Stadium; seating figures only) (a.k.a. Yankee Stadium, a.k.a. The Stadium, a.k.a. The House that George Built) (South Bronx, New York City, New York)
It's about the number of Seats in The Colosseum.
(a.k.a. The Coliseum, a.k.a. Flavian Amphitheatre, a.k.a. Amphitheatrum Flavium, a.k.a. Anfiteatro Flavio or Colosseo) (Rome) (estimated)
Built between 70 and 80 AD, The Colosseum was a central attraction of Rome, capable of seating 50,000 spectators for various events including plays, war reenactments, and gladiatorial matches. The structure was estimated to require 100,000 cu. m of stone to construct. It remains the largest amphitheater in the world.
It's about two-thirds the number of Seats in Lambeau Field.
In other words, 55,000 is 0.681240 times the count of Seats in Lambeau Field, and the count of Seats in Lambeau Field is 1.46790 times that amount.
(2014 figures) (a.k.a. City Stadium, a.k.a. New City Stadium, a.k.a. Titletown USA, a.k.a. The Frozen Tundra, a.k.a. The Shrine of Pro Football) (Green Bay, Wisconsin)
It's about three-tenths the number of Letters in the Longest English Word.
In other words, 55,000 is 0.289750 times the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word, and the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word is 3.451250 times that amount.
It's about one-tenth the number of Words in War and Peace.
In other words, 55,000 is 0.093651 times the count of Words in War and Peace, and the count of Words in War and Peace is 10.67790 times that amount.
(1869) (1968 Ann Dunnigan translation, New American Library)
First published in 1869, Leo Tolstoy\'s Tzarist Russian epic, War and Peace contains 587,287 words (in one of the popular English translations). The novel is the seventh-longest novel ever written in a Latin or Cyrillic alphabets.
It's about one-fiftieth the number of ATMs in the World.
In other words, the count of ATMs in the World is 50 times 55,000.
(2015 figures) (approximate)