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 It's about 45 times the number of Union Stations in the United States. In other words, 5,900 is 43.70 times the count of Union Stations in the United States, and the count of Union Stations in the United States is 0.0229 times that amount. (a.k.a. Union Terminal; a.k.a. Joint Station; a.k.a. Union Depot) (2016 figures)Typically shared between multiple railroad companies and stations, there are about 135 "Union Stations" in the United States. Of these, the busiest station is Chicago Union Station, which handles 120,000 passengers each year. It's about 50 times the number of Elements on the Periodic Table. In other words, the count of Elements on the Periodic Table is 0.02 times 5,900. (a.k.a. Periodic Table of the Elements, a.k.a chemical elements) (confirmed elements as of 2016) From element number one, hydrogen, to element one-hundred eighteen, ununoctium, there are 118 confirmed elements on the Periodic Table. Ninety-four of the elements exist in nature, and the remaining twenty-four have only been synthesized in labs (not having occurred naturally in the time since scientists have begun researching them) It's about 55 times the number of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park. In other words, 5,900 is 56.70 times the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park, and the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park is 0.0176 times that amount. (a.k.a. Henihco'oo; a.k.a. Héetíhco'oo) (December 2014 figures; Wyoming Park area) It's about 65 times the number of Keys on a Piano. In other words, the count of Keys on a Piano is 0.015 times 5,900. (Moden layout; A0 to C7) It's about 80 times the number of Submarines in the US Navy. In other words, 5,900 is 82 times the count of Submarines in the US Navy, and the count of Submarines in the US Navy is 0.012 times that amount. (a.k.a. Subs) (includes all types, all classes) (2015 figures) It's about one-one-hundredth the number of Words in War and Peace. In other words, 5,900 is 0.0100462 times the count of Words in War and Peace, and the count of Words in War and Peace is 99.54010 times that amount. (1869) (1968 Ann Dunnigan translation, New American Library) It's about 100 times the number of Countries in Africa. In other words, 5,900 is 110 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 0.0091 times that amount. (2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)