The Hitler Unit Converter

Use this tool to determine just how terrible something is, on a scale that's familiar to everyone.

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Select a value of human life from the official estimates below:

How much money?


How many lives?

The above unit converter has been created purely for purposes of fun and scientific interest. Undoubtedly, someone will take offense, as this does deal with a fairly sensitive topic. I assure you that this is not my intention. Its intent is not to trivialize the tragedy caused by a horrible tyrant, nor is it to trivialize other violent tragedies. Rather, the intent is to give perspective and show that most things, when considered with a historic perspective, are not as bad as we might make them out to be.