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It's about 70 times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming
In other words, the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.01 times 140.
(2013 figures)
It's about 40 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents
In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.03 times 140.
(a.k.a. Presidents of the United States; a.k.a. Presidents of the United States of America; a.k.a. POTUS), (2016 figures) (including current)
As of this writing, there are five living United States Presidents — President Carter, President Clinton, President Obama, and the second President Bush. At no point in U.S. history have their been more than six (6) living presidents, this circumstance having occurred three times.
It's about fifteen-and-a-half times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven
In other words, 140 is 15.55555555560 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.0642857142855 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven)
Over the course of his life, Beethoven composed nine symphonies over the course of a twenty-four year period. After his death in early 1827, an estimated 20,000 Austrian citizens attended his public funeral.
It's about nine-and-a-half times the number of Living Kings and Queens
In other words, the count of Living Kings and Queens is 0.110 times 140.
(2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)
It's about five times the number of Countries in the European Union
In other words, 140 is 5.20 times the count of Countries in the European Union, and the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.190 times that amount.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about three times the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth
In other words, 140 is 2.90 times the count of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth, and the count of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth is 0.340 times that amount.
(Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows)
It's about two-and-a-half times the number of Countries in Africa
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.40 times 140.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)