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How much is 1,300,000,000?

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It's about nine-tenths the number of Users on Facebook
In other words, 1,300,000,000 is 0.9030 times the count of Users on Facebook, and the count of Users on Facebook is 1.110 times that amount.
(March, 2015 figures) (monthly active users)
It's about seven times 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 0.10 times 1,300,000,000.
(figures as of 2015)
First published in 1859, Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two CIties is the best-selling novel of all time, for which complete sales figures are available, having sold an estimates 200 million copies. The novel itself contains 135,420 words.
It's about one-fifteenth the number of Chickens in the World
In other words, the count of Chickens in the World is 15 times 1,300,000,000.
(a.k.a. fowl) (Gallus gallus domesticus) (2011 figures) (average population)
The most numerous domesticated animals in the world, the estimated average population of chickens worldwide is 19 billion animals. Of these, about 6.4 billion birds produce the world's supply of chicken eggs.
It's about fifteen-and-a-half times the number of Copies of Wii Sports Sold
In other words, 1,300,000,000 is 15.720 times the count of Copies of Wii Sports Sold, and the count of Copies of Wii Sports Sold is 0.06361 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 twenty times the number of Copies of Michael Jackson's Thriller Sold (2011)
In other words, the count of Copies of Michael Jackson's Thriller Sold (2011) is 0.05 times 1,300,000,000.
(sales figures as of 1990) (1982 release)
It's about thirty times the number of people in The State of California
In other words, 1,300,000,000 is 33.910 times the count of people in The State of California, and the count of people in The State of California is 0.02949 times that amount.
(2014 figures) (Department of Finance estimate)
It's about 55 times the number of Books in the US Library of Congress (2013)
In other words, 1,300,000,000 is 55.1032710 times the count of Books in the US Library of Congress (2013), and the count of Books in the US Library of Congress (2013) is 0.018147743 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (total of books only)