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It's about 90 times the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, 780,000 is 92 times the count of Blue Whales in the World, and the count of Blue Whales in the World is 0.011 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 one-one-hundredth the number of Copies of Wii Sports Sold.
In other words, 780,000 is 0.009433 times the count of Copies of Wii Sports Sold, and the count of Copies of Wii Sports Sold is 106 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Wii スポーツ, a.k.a. Wi Supotsu) (2006 edition) (sales figures as of March 31, 2015)
It's about 150 times the number of Bishops in the Catholic Church.
In other words, 780,000 is 145.70 times the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church, and the count of Bishops in the Catholic Church is 0.006863 times that amount.
(2015 figures; total Latin and Eastern Church figures; including Pope)
As of 2015, there are 5,352 bishops in the Catholic Church. These bishops supervise a total of 3,127 dioceses, archdioceses, and other administrative regions.
It's about one-two-hundred-fiftieth the number of Copies of Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities Sold.
In other words, the count of Copies of Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities Sold is 300 times 780,000.
(figures as of 2015)
It's about 350 times the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 780,000 is 369.50 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 0.002706 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about 350 times the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 780,000 is 369.80 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 0.002704 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about 500 times the number of Golf Courses in Florida.
In other words, 780,000 is 513.80 times the count of Golf Courses in Florida, and the count of Golf Courses in Florida is 0.001946 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (public and private)