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.

Answers distribution

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%
93
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
4%
0%
95%
66
flagSwitzerland
1%
4%
4%
89%
67
flagGreece
1%
1%
7%
86%
53
flagSweden
1%
1%
9%
86%
53
flagthe Netherlands
1%
7%
9%
81%
132
flagDenmark
0%
3%
16%
80%
30
flagItaly
1%
10%
12%
75%
74
flagthe United Kingdom
2%
8%
13%
74%
584
flagthe United States
2%
9%
16%
72%
321
flagGermany
2%
9%
18%
68%
286
flagPoland
2%
11%
21%
64%
19266
flagRepublic of Ireland
2%
8%
26%
63%
49
flagSpain
3%
9%
24%
63%
33
flagFrance
6%
6%
27%
60%
33
flagIndia
3%
18%
15%
59%
32
flagCanada
7%
9%
28%
54%
42
flagRussia
8%
13%
21%
50%
144
flagUkraine
7%
11%
30%
50%
42
flagUnknown
5%
19%
35%
38%
1412

Gender

men59%
women69%
2,000 - 5,000 spectators
3%
1%
5,000 - 10,000 spectators
12%
9%
10,000 - 20,000 spectators
24%
19%
50,000 - 80,000 spectators
59%
69%

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