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It's about seventeen times the number of Stores in the Mall of America.
In other words, the count of Stores in the Mall of America is 0.059 times 8,800.
(a.k.a. MOA, a.k.a. MoA, a.k.a. Megamall) (Bloomington, Minnesota) (2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about eighteen-and-a-half times the number of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union.
In other words, the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union is 0.0538 times 8,800.
(a.k.a. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, a.k.a. USSR, a.k.a. Сою́з Сове́тских Социалисти́ческих Респу́блик, a.k.a. CCCP) (a.k.a. Olympic Games, a.k.a. Jeux olympiques) (Summer and Winter Games grand totals; excluding Russian Federation Medals) (1952 thru 1988 figures)
During its 19 appearances in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, the Soviet Union was awarded 473 gold medals. The Union holds the as-yet-unbroken record for gold medals in gymnastics, with 72.
It's about thirty times the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun.
In other words, the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 0.04 times 8,800.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)
It's about thirty times the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 8,800 is 28.20 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 0.0355 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about thirty times the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, 8,800 is 28.50 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 0.0351 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)
It's about thirty times the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 0.03 times 8,800.
(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 thirty times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 8,800 is 31.90 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.0313 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)