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Duration of Roman Empire (503 y) *is about as big as* Duration of Egyptian Empire (500 y)

Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground (100,000 )

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- Pop. of Colombia (2023) (49.3million)...more would be 500 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Sudan (2023) (49.2million)...more would be 500 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Donkeys (40 million individuals)...more would be 400 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Afghanistan (2023) (39.2million)...more would be 400 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Niger (2023) (25.4million)...more would be 250 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of books in the British Library (25million )...more would be 250 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Zambia (2023) (20.22million)...more would be 200 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Jakarta, Indonesia (10.07 million people)...more would be 100 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Seoul, South Korea (10.05 million people)...more would be 100 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Mules (10 million individuals)...more would be 100 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of United Arab Emirates (2023) (9.97million)...more would be 100 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Papua New Guinea (2023) (9.82million)...more would be 100 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Georgia (2023) (4.93million)...more would be 50 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of New Taipei City, Taiwan (3.96 million people)...more would be 40 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Qatar (2023) (2.532million)...more would be 25 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of rivets in the Eiffel Tower (2.5million )...more would be 25 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Springbok (2.5 million individuals)...more would be 25 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of The Gambia (2023) (2.469million)...more would be 25 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Impala (2 million individuals)...more would be 20 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Kosovo (2023) (1.964million)...more would be 20 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Siberian Roe Deer (1 million individuals)...more would be 10 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated population of Plains Zebra (500,000 individuals)...more would be 5 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of US Military deaths in World War II (405,000 )...more would be 4 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Grey Seal (400,000 individuals)...more would be 4 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Mongolian Gazelle (400,000 individuals)...more would be 4 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Brown Bear (200,000 individuals)...more would be 2 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Gelada (200,000 individuals)...more would be 2 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Waterbuck (200,000 individuals)...more would be 2 x Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Antigua and Barbuda (2023) (101,500)...more would be about as big as Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (2023) (100,800)...more would be about as big as Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of number of words in Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird (100,400 )...more would be about as big as Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Micronesia (2023) (100,300)...more would be about as big as Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Japanese Serow (100,000 individuals)...more would be about as big as Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of seats in Eden Park Cricket Ground (NZ) (50,000 )...more would be 1/2 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Spanish Ibex (50,000 individuals)...more would be 1/2 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- High estimate of number of Bonobo Chimpanzees (50,000 individuals)...more would be 1/2 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- High estimate of population of Asian Elephant (2003) (50,000 individuals)...more would be 1/2 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of seats in Yankee Stadium (baseball stadium) (49,600 )...more would be 1/2 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Liechtenstein (2023) (40,000)...more would be 2/5 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- High estimate of world population of Polar Bears (25,000 individuals)...more would be 1/4 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of African Rhinos (white and black) (25,000 individuals)...more would be 1/4 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of seats in Madison Square Garden concert venue (NYC) (20,000 )...more would be 1/5 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- High estimate of world population of Lions (20,000 individuals)...more would be 1/5 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Red Panda (10,000 individuals)...more would be 1/10 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Nubian Ibex (10,000 individuals)...more would be 1/10 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- High estimate of world population of Cheetah (10,000 individuals)...more would be 1/10 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Pop. of Nauru (2023) (9,850)...more would be 1/10 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Arabian Tahr (5,000 individuals)...more would be 1/20 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon (4,000 )...more would be 1/25 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- High estimate of world population of Tigers (4,000 individuals)...more would be 1/25 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of letters on a typed page of text (2,500 )...more would be 1/40 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of seats in La Scala opera house, Milan (2,030 )...more would be 1/50 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of Estimated British civilians killed in World War I (2,000 )...more would be 1/50 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Malayan Tapir (2,000 individuals)...more would be 1/50 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated population of Marine Otter (South America) (1,000 individuals)...more would be 1/100 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Number of airports in China (507 )...more would be 1/200 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated population of Ethiopian Wolf (500 individuals)...more would be 1/200 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Estimated world population of Pygmy Hog (250 individuals)...more would be 1/400 of Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground

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