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.

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One Response to “Taking Attendance Bonus: The World Cup”

  1. ERic Says:

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