Over a Billion People Watched 2014 World Cup Final

FIFA says more than 1 billion people watched the 2014 World Cup Final.

A total of 1.013 billion saw at least one minute of Germany’s victory over Argentina.

FIFA reported a 7% spike in TV rating with an ‘average in-home global audience’ of 570.1 million.

More than 105 million American residents watched at least 20 minutes of a match during the tournament, FIFA says.