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How many people watch the Super Bowl every year?

The Super Bowl is consistently the most-watched televised event in the United States every year.

NFL: FEB 12 Super Bowl LVII - Eagles vs Chiefs Photo by Adam Bow/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The Super Bowl is the most-watched television event in America on an annual basis throughout the past several decades. It has regularly pulled in well over 100 million viewers over the last 15 years, with just two Super Bowls since 2010 garnering fewer than nine digits in viewership.

Last year’s matchup between the Eagles and the Chiefs set the all-time Super Bowl viewership record as more than 115 million people tuned in for the 38-35 Kansas City victory. This year’s Super Bowl will air on CBS and be available to stream on Paramount+. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. ET on Sunday, February 11 from Allegiant Stadium.

This year’s Super Bowl has the potential to break the viewership record set last year. The Chiefs have seen an uptick in popularity since pop superstar Taylor Swift made her relationship with Kansas City tight end Travis Kelce public. Fans of Swift have tuned into Chiefs games and increased television ratings throughout the season hoping to get a glimpse of the singer, and will likely be out in full force for the title game.

Viewership info courtesy of Sports Media Watch.

Super Bowl viewership since 2010

2023: Eagles vs. Chiefs — 115.1M
2022: Rams vs. Bengals — 99.18M
2021: Bucs vs. Chiefs — 91.63M
2020: Chiefs vs. 49ers — 100.45M
2019: Patriots vs. Rams — 98.19M
2018: Eagles vs. Patriots — 103.39M
2017: Patriots vs. Falcons — 111.32M
2016: Broncos vs. Panthers — 111.86M
2015: Patriots vs. Seahawks — 114.44M
2014: Seahawks vs. Broncos — 112.19M
2013: Ravens vs. 49ers — 108.69M
2012: Giants vs. Patriots — 111.35M
2011: Packers vs. Steelers — 111.01M
2010: Saints vs. Colts — 106.48M

This article can also be found in our Ultimate Guide to Super Bowl 58, presented by Frank’s Red Hot.