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It's about four-fifths the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, 7,000 is 0.820 times the count of Blue Whales in the World, and the count of Blue Whales in the World is 1.20 times that amount.
(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 four-fifths the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 1 times 7,000.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
It's about one-and-three-tenths times the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 7,000 is 1.3080 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 0.76450 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
It's about three-fourths the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 7,000 is 0.74840 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 1.3360 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 three-and-a-half times the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 7,000 is 3.3160 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 0.30160 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about three-and-a-half times the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 7,000 is 3.3190 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 0.30130 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about four-and-a-half times the number of Golf Courses in Florida.
In other words, 7,000 is 4.6110 times the count of Golf Courses in Florida, and the count of Golf Courses in Florida is 0.21690 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (public and private)