Bluebulb Projects' The Measure of Things presents:
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12,000 is about 200 times the number of Countries in Africa
In other words, it's 210 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 0.0048 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
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