Wimbledon: aggregate attendance 2017-2019

The Wimbeldon Championships, held annually over the course of 13 days at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London is the oldest tennis tournament worldwide. In 2019, a total of 500,397 visitors attended the event over the duration of the tournament, an increase from the previous two years.

TV reach

The 2018 Championships had a total cumulative reach of approximately 26 million on BBC and 29.42 million on ESPN. The highest viewer peak on television was during the 3rd round – Djokovic versus Edmund for BBC with 6.54 million people tuning in and for ESPN it was during the singles ladies finals.

Event management

  In 2019, roughly six thousand employees were hired for Wimbeldon, mostly for catering food and drinks, which made up for half of employment during the tournament, followed by stewards, housekeeping, umpires and transport services. The remainder of staff were made up of ball boys and girls, facility management and other game related tasks.

Aggregate attendance at The Wimbledon Championship in England from 2017 to 2019

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Release date

August 2019


United Kingdom (England)

Survey time period

2017 to 2019

Supplementary notes

Events were held over the course of 13 days.

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