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It's about one-two-hundred-fiftieth the number of VIsitors to Walt Disney World Each Year.
In other words, 78,000 is 0.0041963 times the count of VIsitors to Walt Disney World Each Year, and the count of VIsitors to Walt Disney World Each Year is 238.31 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Walk Disney World Resort, a.k.a. Walt Disney World, a.k.a. WDW) (Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida) (2013 figures) (for The Magic Kingdom; approximate; annual attendance totals)
Each year, Walt Disney World, Florida attracts 18,588,000 visitors. Disney World employees over 70,000 people and is the largest single-site employer in the United States.
It's about 250 times the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 0.004 times 78,000.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
Since the flight of the Vostok 1 in April, 1961, there have been a total of 312 manned spaceflights under the American, Russian, Soviet, and Chinese space programs. Furthermore, the space programs of the US, Russia, the Soviet Union, France, Argentina, and Iran have launched a total 32 monkeys (specifically rhesus, cynomolgus, and squirrel monkeys, macaques, chimpanzees) into space.
It's about 250 times the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, 78,000 is 252 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 0.00397 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)
On a total of 58 albums, the Beatles recorded 309 songs during their performing career (with three of the songs released only on post-breakup Anthology albums after 1970). Of their catalog, a total of thirteen songs were number-one chart hits in both the US and the UK.
It's about 300 times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 78,000 is 283 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.00353 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
Nicknamed "America's pastime," there are 276 professional baseball teams in the United States (across all levels of play). Major League Baseball — the league with the highest level of professional play — drew more than 74 million spectators at gmes in 2013.
It's about 300 times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 78,000 is 287 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 0.00348 times that amount.
(Bliss text)
Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, delivered November 19, 1863, at the postwar dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, lasted just over two minutes and contained an estimated (the exact wording of the original speech is disputed) 272 words. Lincoln wrote five (5) drafts of the speech, which are known today by the last names of the original recipients.
It's about 300 times the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 0.003 times 78,000.
(Serpentes) (Approximate)
Most snakes have 300 or more vertebrae, sometimes as many as 400. There are over 3,400 distinct species of snakes in the world.
It's about one-three-hundredth the number of Books in the Library of Congress (2013).
In other words, 78,000 is 0.0033061962 times the count of Books in the Library of Congress (2013), and the count of Books in the Library of Congress (2013) is 302.46239 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (total of books only)
As of September, 2013, The Library of Congress had 23,592,066 books in its catalog and a total of 158,007,115 physical items.