Taking Attendance Bonus: The World Cup

World Cup attendance
The 2014 FIFA World CupTM is now over, and here’s a look at the attendance figures for the event, broken out by venue:

Stadium City G Total Average Capacity Pct. Cap
Arena Amazonia Manaus 4 160,227 40,057 40,549 98.79%
Arena Corinthians Sao Paulo 6 375,593 62,599 62,601 100.00%
Arena da Baixada Curitiba 3 117,680 39,227 39,631 98.98%
Arena Fonte Nova Salvador 6 300,674 50,112 51,900 96.56%
Arena Pantanal Cuiaba 4 158,717 39,679 41,112 96.52%
Arena Pernambuco Recife 5 204,882 40,976 42,610 96.17%
Estadio Beira-Rio Porto Alegre 6 254,280 42,380 43,394 97.66%
Estadio Castelao Fortaleza 6 356,896 59,483 60,342 98.58%
Estadio das Dunas Natal 4 158,167 39,542 39,971 98.93%
Estadio do Maracana Rio de Janeiro 7 519,189 74,170 74,738 99.24%
Estadio Mineirao Belo Horizonte 6 345,350 57,558 58,170 98.95%
Estadio Nacional Mane Garrincha Brasilia 7 478,218 68,317 69,349 98.51%
WORLD CUP TOTAL   64 3,429,873 53,592   98.40%


Above, you’ll see where this year’s event ranks among them all in terms of average attendance. Twenty years on, the tournament hosted by the United States is still the best attended.

One comment on “Taking Attendance Bonus: The World Cup

  1. ERic says:

    ’50 sure was helped by that 200,000 ‘seater’ stadium.;)

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