What was the maximum capacity of the Colosseum in Rome?

2,000 - 5,000 spectators
5,000 - 10,000 spectators
10,000 - 20,000 spectators
50,000 - 80,000 spectators
The Colos­se­um could hold, it is es­ti­mat­ed, between 50,000 and 80,000 spec­ta­tors, having an average audience of some 65,000. It was similar in capacity to the largest of modern football sta­di­um­s.

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2,000 - 5,000 spectators
5,000 - 10,000 spectators
10,000 - 20,000 spectators
50,000 - 80,000 spectators
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flagFinland
1%
0%
1%
97%
92
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
5%
0%
94%
59
flagGreece
1%
1%
5%
88%
51
flagSwitzerland
2%
8%
5%
82%
34
flagSweden
2%
2%
13%
81%
37
flagthe Netherlands
1%
8%
11%
78%
118
flagthe United Kingdom
3%
8%
13%
75%
553
flagItaly
1%
11%
11%
75%
70
flagthe United States
2%
9%
16%
71%
294
flagGermany
3%
9%
17%
70%
262
flagRepublic of Ireland
2%
8%
22%
66%
45
flagPoland
2%
11%
21%
63%
17762
flagFrance
6%
6%
25%
62%
32
flagSpain
3%
9%
25%
62%
32
flagIndia
3%
16%
16%
60%
30
flagUkraine
5%
8%
30%
55%
36
flagCanada
5%
10%
32%
51%
37
flagNorway
0%
17%
32%
50%
28
flagRussia
10%
16%
20%
42%
96
flagUnknown
5%
20%
35%
39%
1374

Gender

men58%
women68%
2,000 - 5,000 spectators
3%
1%
5,000 - 10,000 spectators
13%
9%
10,000 - 20,000 spectators
24%
19%
50,000 - 80,000 spectators
58%
68%

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