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The figures behind LONDON THISSUMMER 500,000 4 billion daily spectators attending spectators worldwide THAT'S MORE THAN -THE WORLD'S HALF POPULATION THAT'S THE POPULATION OF LIVERPOOL METROPOLITAN AREA Bootle LIVERPOOL Huyton Birkenhead Bebington VISITORS 587,000 294,000 PEOPLE FROM THE REST OF THE UK ARE EXPECTED TO STAY IN LONDON DURING THE GAMES PEOPLE FROM OVERSEAS ARE EXPECTED TO VISIT +5.5 LONDON DURING THE GAMES MILLION DAY-TRIPPERS THAT'S MORE THAN THE POPULATION TOTAL OF SCOTLAND 881,000 AAANAA AAN VISITORS TO LONDON 11 TIMES THE CAPACITY OF THE OLYMPIC STADIUM 7,500 LONDON 10,500 APPROX. THE POPULATION OF THE CITY OF LONDON OFFICIALS HALF OF WIMBLEDON'S CENTRE COURT CAPACITY ATHLETES COUNCIL (11,700) BUT ALSO ONE FIFTH OF THE UK ADULT POPULATION WILL GO ON HOLIDAY DURING THE GAMES PERIOD 10 MILLION PEOPLE THAT'S MORE THAN THREE TIMES THE POPULATION OF WALES 111 WHERE ARE LONDON'S VISITORS TRAVELLING FROM? GERMANY RUSSIA 3.4% UK 2.6% CANADA 3.7% NETHERLANDS 2.9% 8.2% USA 19% FRANCE 2.9% 4.3% ITALY BRAZIL 2.4% REST 44,6% 6.0% AUSTRALIA ROOM PRICES DURING THE GAMES Price per night during the second week of the Games, one double bedroom CHANGE IN HOTEL PRICES LOWEST £50 HOMEAWAY.CO.UK AVERAGE NIGHTLY PRICE IN 2011 PRICE NOW AVERAGE £114 HOTELS.COM NIGHTLY HIGHEST £91 £160 £500 HOMEAWAY.CO.UK £1.554 HOTELS.COM TICKETS Based on prices for the inauguration ceremony cheapest ticket average ticket most expensive ticket £20.12 £40 £2,012 TWO PAPERBACK BOOKS PRICE OF A SCOOTER A VIDEOGAME £43 £2,012 THAT'S £19 £20 100 £883 £469 TIMES HIGHER ATHENS BEIJING LONDON ATHENS BEIJING LONDON 9 MILLION GIVE A TICKET TO EACH LONDONER AND THERE WOULD STILL BE TICKETS FOR THE WHOLE POPULATION OF BIRMINGHAM tickets sold THAT'S 17% OF THE POPULATION IN ENGLAND BIRMINGHAM LONDON CURIOSITIES During the Games, London will host the world's biggest McDonald's 32,000 sq.ft. THAT'S ALMOST A THIRD OF THE SIZE OF TRAFALGAR SQUARE It will serve over 1.75 million meals during the Games THAT'S MORE THAN THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO VISITED TATE BRITAIN IN 2010 Westfield Stratford City is Europe's largest shópping mall 2.9 million sq.ft. THAT'S APPROXIMATELY THE SAME SIZE AS ST. JAMES' PARK Around 13,500 troops 500,000 will be deployed at the Games THAT'S MORE THAN THE NUMBER OF BRITISH SOLDIERS CURRENTLY IN AFGHANISTAN number of wifi hotspots in London during the Games 1,000 of them in the Olympic Park and similar venues 1,000 TROOPS THE SHARD IS !TWILL TAKE USAIN BOLT 306 MT. 29.36 TO RUN THIS DISTANCE seconds HIGH * USING HIS 200OM RECORD (19.19] FOR THE CALCULATION. BOLT'S FIGURE NOT TO SCALE O HomeAway.couk- SOURCES http://goo.gl/Fb9Sq GRAPHIC Chiqui Esteban / This is Visual The figures behind LONDON THISSUMMER 500,000 4 billion daily spectators attending spectators worldwide THAT'S MORE THAN -THE WORLD'S HALF POPULATION THAT'S THE POPULATION OF LIVERPOOL METROPOLITAN AREA Bootle LIVERPOOL Huyton Birkenhead Bebington VISITORS 587,000 294,000 PEOPLE FROM THE REST OF THE UK ARE EXPECTED TO STAY IN LONDON DURING THE GAMES PEOPLE FROM OVERSEAS ARE EXPECTED TO VISIT +5.5 LONDON DURING THE GAMES MILLION DAY-TRIPPERS THAT'S MORE THAN THE POPULATION TOTAL OF SCOTLAND 881,000 AAANAA AAN VISITORS TO LONDON 11 TIMES THE CAPACITY OF THE OLYMPIC STADIUM 7,500 LONDON 10,500 APPROX. THE POPULATION OF THE CITY OF LONDON OFFICIALS HALF OF WIMBLEDON'S CENTRE COURT CAPACITY ATHLETES COUNCIL (11,700) BUT ALSO ONE FIFTH OF THE UK ADULT POPULATION WILL GO ON HOLIDAY DURING THE GAMES PERIOD 10 MILLION PEOPLE THAT'S MORE THAN THREE TIMES THE POPULATION OF WALES 111 WHERE ARE LONDON'S VISITORS TRAVELLING FROM? GERMANY RUSSIA 3.4% UK 2.6% CANADA 3.7% NETHERLANDS 2.9% 8.2% USA 19% FRANCE 2.9% 4.3% ITALY BRAZIL 2.4% REST 44,6% 6.0% AUSTRALIA ROOM PRICES DURING THE GAMES Price per night during the second week of the Games, one double bedroom CHANGE IN HOTEL PRICES LOWEST £50 HOMEAWAY.CO.UK AVERAGE NIGHTLY PRICE IN 2011 PRICE NOW AVERAGE £114 HOTELS.COM NIGHTLY HIGHEST £91 £160 £500 HOMEAWAY.CO.UK £1.554 HOTELS.COM TICKETS Based on prices for the inauguration ceremony cheapest ticket average ticket most expensive ticket £20.12 £40 £2,012 TWO PAPERBACK BOOKS PRICE OF A SCOOTER A VIDEOGAME £43 £2,012 THAT'S £19 £20 100 £883 £469 TIMES HIGHER ATHENS BEIJING LONDON ATHENS BEIJING LONDON 9 MILLION GIVE A TICKET TO EACH LONDONER AND THERE WOULD STILL BE TICKETS FOR THE WHOLE POPULATION OF BIRMINGHAM tickets sold THAT'S 17% OF THE POPULATION IN ENGLAND BIRMINGHAM LONDON CURIOSITIES During the Games, London will host the world's biggest McDonald's 32,000 sq.ft. THAT'S ALMOST A THIRD OF THE SIZE OF TRAFALGAR SQUARE It will serve over 1.75 million meals during the Games THAT'S MORE THAN THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO VISITED TATE BRITAIN IN 2010 Westfield Stratford City is Europe's largest shópping mall 2.9 million sq.ft. THAT'S APPROXIMATELY THE SAME SIZE AS ST. JAMES' PARK Around 13,500 troops 500,000 will be deployed at the Games THAT'S MORE THAN THE NUMBER OF BRITISH SOLDIERS CURRENTLY IN AFGHANISTAN number of wifi hotspots in London during the Games 1,000 of them in the Olympic Park and similar venues 1,000 TROOPS THE SHARD IS !TWILL TAKE USAIN BOLT 306 MT. 29.36 TO RUN THIS DISTANCE seconds HIGH * USING HIS 200OM RECORD (19.19] FOR THE CALCULATION. BOLT'S FIGURE NOT TO SCALE O HomeAway.couk- SOURCES http://goo.gl/Fb9Sq GRAPHIC Chiqui Esteban / This is Visual

London 2012 infographic

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This is a great infographic about the London 2012 Olympics providing information you may not know about this years stellar event

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