Number of sports watched on TV/online 2017, by region

This statistic provides information on the average number of sports watched on TV and online worldwide as of the second quarter of 2017, by region. During the survey, respondents in North America watched an average of 5.3 different sports on television in the second quarter of 2017.

Average number of sports watched on TV and online worldwide as of 2nd quarter 2017, by region

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Release date

September 2017



Survey time period

Q2 2017

Number of respondents

72,529 respondents

Age group

16-64 years

Special properties

across a list of 20 sport categories; among internet users

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Which of the following sports/activities do you play/take part in, watch on TV, watch online or watch live in person?"

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