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Some of the tallies and statistics of the successful RWC.

  • 2.47 million tickets sold
  • 1 million people attended a fanzone
  • Wembley Stadium twice exceeded attendance for a world cup match
  • 25 million in Japan watched the Brave Blossoms beat Samoa
  • 98% of all tickets were sold
  • £250 million ($387.5) million) revenue generated by England 2015 (Operator of the RWC)
  • £80 ($124 million) million returned to World Rugby
  • £15 million ($23.2million) returned to the English Rugby Football Union
  • TV audience for final match totaled 120 million global viewers
  • 25 million unique viewers at the World Rugby site