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 It's about four-fifths the number of Living U.S. Presidents In other words, 3 is 0.8 times the count of Living U.S. Presidents, and the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 1 times that amount. (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 two times the number of Escalators in the State of Wyoming In other words, 3 is 2 times the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming, and the count of Escalators in the State of Wyoming is 0.5 times that amount. (2013 figures) It's about one-third the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven In other words, 3 is 0.333333333333 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 3 times that amount. (a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven) It's about one-fifth the number of Living Kings and Queens In other words, 3 is 0.2 times the count of Living Kings and Queens, and the count of Living Kings and Queens is 5 times that amount. (2015 figures) (distinct Monarchs)As of 2015, the world has fifteen Kings and Queens reigning over 45 countries. Of all these, Queen Elizabeth the II is the only reigning Queen; she has monarchical authority over the sixteen of the Commonwealth nations. It's about one-tenth the number of Countries in the European Union In other words, 3 is 0.11 times the count of Countries in the European Union, and the count of Countries in the European Union is 9.1 times that amount. (a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures) It's about one-fifteenth the number of Teeth in a Great White Shark's Mouth In other words, 3 is 0.06 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 16 times that amount. (Carcharodon carcharias) (average; including developing rows) It's about one-twentieth the number of Countries in Africa In other words, 3 is 0.05 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 19 times that amount. (2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)