08-time-100 Biographies

Missing: WP = 2 ; EB = 40 ; neither = 2 .

Of 105 entries: I guess that 24 are female, 80 are male and 1 are unknown. That is, females are 0.23 of the gender-known population. Of the Wikipedia articles, females are 0.23 (24/(79+24)); and 0.22 (14/(51+14)) at Britannica.

Existing median word count (for articles that exist in each work alone): WP = 1846 ; EB = 504 . WP median article size is roughly 3.0 times larger.

Five figure summaries for existing articles.

WP:  Min.   130   1st Qu.   627   3rd Qu.  4317   Median  1846   Max. 12157   Mean  2787  
EB:  Min.     9   1st Qu.   413   3rd Qu.   635   Median   504   Max.  5088   Mean   654  

Mutual median word count (for articles that exist in both works only):, WP median = 3189 words, EB = 504 . Mutual WP median article size is roughly 6.0 times larger.

size distribution

Name Wikipedia Words Britannica Words
Jay Adelson Jay Adelson 202 0
Andre Agassi Andre Agassi 4944 Andre Agassi (American tennis player) 637
Paul Allen Paul Allen 2146 Paul G. Allen (American businessman) 340
Judd Apatow Judd Apatow 2179 Judd Apatow (American writer, director, and producer ... 504
Lance Armstrong Lance Armstrong 5925 Lance Armstrong (American cyclist) 583
Michael Arrington Michael Arrington 239 0
Michelle Bachelet Michelle Bachelet 3641 Michelle Bachelet (president of Chile) 655
Steve Ballmer Steve Ballmer 972 0
Ben Bernanke Ben Bernanke 2662 Ben Bernanke (American economist) 416
Isaac Berzin Isaac Berzin 138 0
Jeff Bezos Jeff Bezos 601 Jeff Bezos (American entrepreneur) 413
Tony Blair Tony Blair 7131 Tony Blair (prime minister of United Kingdom) 1221
Lloyd Blankfein Lloyd Blankfein 794 0
Michael Bloomberg Michael Bloomberg 6494 Michael Bloomberg (American businessman and politician ... 524
Larry Brilliant Larry Brilliant 742 0
Nancy Brinker Nancy Brinker 1337 0
George W. Bush George W. Bush 11346 George W. Bush (president of United States) 5088
Mariah Carey Mariah Carey 7213 Mariah Carey (American singer) 496
Cynthia Carroll Cynthia Carroll 639 0
John Chambers John Chambers (CEO) 310 John T. Chambers (American businessman) 344
Eric Chivian Eric Chivian 815 0
Richard Cizik Richard Cizik 1392 0
Hillary Clinton Hillary Rodham Clinton 10953 Hillary Rodham Clinton (United States senator, first lady, and ... 1562
George Clooney George Clooney 2964 George Clooney (American actor and director) 537
Coen brothers Coen brothers 5960 Coen brothers (American filmmakers) 568
Miley Cyrus Miley Cyrus 4176 Miley Cyrus (American actress and singer) 422
Jamie Dimon Jamie Dimon 1011 0
Eran Egozy Eran Egozy 292 0
Mia Farrow Mia Farrow 2332 Mia Farrow (American actress) 67
Peter Gabriel Peter Gabriel 6412 Peter Gabriel (British musician) 538
Sonia Gandhi Sonia Gandhi 1939 Sonia Gandhi (Indian politician) 390
Robert Gates Robert Gates 3683 Robert M. Gates (American government official) 436
Peter Gelb Peter Gelb 901 0
Elizabeth Gilbert Elizabeth Gilbert 322 0
Michael Griffin Michael D. Griffin 2351 0
Jeff Han Jefferson Han 211 0
Herbie Hancock Herbie Hancock 4176 Herbie Hancock (American musician) 443
Khaled Hosseini Khaled Hosseini 452 Khaled Hosseini (American author) 362
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople OR Bartholomew I (patriarch) Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople 1202 Bartholomew I (Eastern Orthodox patriarch) 244
Anwar Ibrahim Anwar Ibrahim 3189 Anwar Ibrahim (Malaysian politician) 582
Mo Ibrahim Mo Ibrahim 315 0
Jeffrey Immelt Jeffrey R. Immelt 615 0
Mary Lou Jepsen Mary Lou Jepsen 674 0
Hu Jintao Hu Jintao 4790 Hu Jintao (president of China) 387
Lou Jiwei Lou Jiwei 272 0
Steve Jobs Steve Jobs 3978 Steven P. Jobs (American businessman) 1411
Angelina Jolie Angelina Jolie 6507 Angelina Jolie (American actress) 598
Robert Downey Jr. Robert Downey, Jr. 5002 Robert Downey, Jr. (American actor) 487
Kaká Kaká 2074 kaka (bird) 9
Ashfaq Kayani Ashfaq Parvez Kayani 1340 0
Rem Koolhaas Rem Koolhaas 2888 Rem Koolhaas (Dutch architect) 693
Wendy Kopp Wendy Kopp 198 Wendy Kopp (founder of Teach for America) 87
Neelie Kroes Neelie Kroes 876 0
Aung San Suu Kyi Aung San Suu Kyi 4989 Aung San Suu Kyi (Myanmar leader) 581
Karl Lagerfeld Karl Lagerfeld 2122 0
Dalai Lama Dalai Lama 4325 Dalai Lama (Tibetan leader) 533
John McCain John McCain 9125 John McCain (American politician) 1392
Harold McGee Harold McGee 246 0
Baitullah Mehsud Baitullah Mehsud 2238 0
Stephenie Meyer Stephenie Meyer 2518 Stephenie Meyer (American author) 456
Lorne Michaels Lorne Michaels 801 Lorne Michaels (American writer and producer) 129
George Mitchell George J. Mitchell 2353 George Mitchell (American politician and diplomat) 635
Evo Morales Evo Morales 5196 Evo Morales (president of Bolivia) 691
Takashi Murakami Takashi Murakami 787 Takashi Murakami (Japanese artist and entrepreneur) 514
Rupert Murdoch Rupert Murdoch 4675 Rupert Murdoch (Australian publisher) 783
Indra Nooyi Indra Nooyi 641 Indra Nooyi (American business executive) 375
Barack Obama Barack Obama 6857 Barack Obama (president of United States) 2825
Lorena Ochoa Lorena Ochoa 1620 Lorena Ochoa (Mexican golfer) 399
Madeeha Hasan Odhaib 0 0
Suze Orman Suze Orman 1649 Suze Orman (American financial adviser and author) 446
Mehmet Cengiz Oz Mehmet Oz 491 Mehmet Oz (Turkish American surgeon, educator, and author ... 416
Randy Pausch Randy Pausch 1726 Randy Pausch (American computer scientist) 211
Tyler Perry Tyler Perry 1611 Tyler Perry (American playwright, actor, screenwriter, producer ... 448
Oscar Pistorius Oscar Pistorius 2875 0
Brad Pitt Brad Pitt 5307 Brad Pitt (American actor) 539
Peter Pronovost Peter Pronovost 594 0
Vladimir Putin Vladimir Putin 12157 Vladimir Putin (president of Russia) 694
Radiohead Radiohead 4847 Radiohead (British rock group) 703
Alex Rigopulos Alex Rigopulos 130 0
Chris Rock Chris Rock 1846 Chris Rock (American comedian and actor) 527
Carine Roitfeld Carine Roitfeld 374 0
Kevin Rudd Kevin Rudd 5751 Kevin Rudd (prime minister of Australia) 453
Tim Russert Tim Russert 1674 Tim Russert (American journalist) 239
Nicholas Schiff 0 0
Alexis Sinduhije Alexis Sinduhije 173 0
Carlos Slim Carlos Slim 1689 Carlos Slim Helu (Mexican businessman) 415
Susan Solomon Susan Solomon 333 0
Bruce Springsteen Bruce Springsteen 9481 Bruce Springsteen (American singer, songwriter, and bandleader ... 1533
Tom Stoppard Tom Stoppard 1887 Tom Stoppard (British writer) 477
Yoani Sánchez Yoani Sánchez 3793 0
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Al-Waleed bin Talal 1363 0
Ratan Tata Ratan Naval Tata 1904 Ratan Tata (Indian businessman) 330
Jill Bolte Taylor Jill Bolte Taylor 481 0
James Thomson (biologist) James Thomson (cell biologist) 404 James Thomson (American biologist) 521
Craig Venter Craig Venter 1916 J. Craig Venter (American geneticist, biochemist, and businessman ... 597
Oprah Winfrey Oprah Winfrey 8482 Oprah Winfrey (American television personality, actress, and ... 531
Bob Wright Bob Wright 458 0
Suzanne Wright Susanne Wright 145 0
Shinya Yamanaka Shinya Yamanaka 303 Shinya Yamanaka (Japanese scientist) 504
Ma Ying-jeou Ma Ying-jeou 6779 Ma Ying-jeou (president of Taiwan) 484
Mark Zuckerberg Mark Zuckerberg 872 Mark Zuckerberg (American computer programmer and entrepreneur ... 342
Jacob Zuma Jacob Zuma 7163 Jacob Zuma (president of South Africa) 1012
Sheik Mohammed al-Maktoum Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum 1198 0
Ali al-Naimi Ali Al-Naimi 449 0
Muqtada al-Sadr Muqtada al-Sadr 4309 Muqtada al-Sadr (Iraqi Shi'ite leader) 720