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 one-and-one-tenth times the number of Seats in New Yankee Stadium.
In other words, 56,000 is 1.11360 times the count of Seats in New Yankee Stadium, and the count of Seats in New Yankee Stadium is 0.897990 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)
New Yankee Stadium has a seating capacity of 50,287. The Stadium was built between 2006 and 2009 out of 11,000 pieces of Indiana limestone.
It's about seven-tenths the number of Seats in Lambeau Field.
In other words, 56,000 is 0.693630 times the count of Seats in Lambeau Field, and the count of Seats in Lambeau Field is 1.44170 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)
Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers NFL team, can accommodate 80,735 spectators. With 58 years of occupancy by the Packers, Lambeau Field holds the record as the longest consecutive home of any NFL team.
It's about one-and-a-half times the number of Seats in Fenway Park.
In other words, 56,000 is 1.51060 times the count of Seats in Fenway Park, and the count of Seats in Fenway Park is 0.661990 times that amount.(2013 figures; daytime capacity) (a.k.a. The Cathedral of Boston) (Boston, Massachusetts)
It's about one-and-three-fifths times the number of McDonald's Locations in the World.
In other words, the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 0.630 times 56,000.(2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about three-tenths the number of Letters in the Longest English Word.
In other words, 56,000 is 0.2950180 times the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word, and the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word is 3.389620 times that amount.
It's about six times the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 56,000 is 5.9870 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 0.1670 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.