Pre-Season
StatisticValueGame
Single Game Attendance High41,379OTT @ EDM
Season Average24,829
Total Attendance446,922
Capacity Average38,964.4
% of Capacity63.72%
Announced Sellouts0
Sellouts0
1978 Average +/-+957.3
Regular Season
StatisticValueGame
Single Game Attendance High51,487OTT @ MTL
Season Average31,097.4
Total Attendance2,239,012
Capacity Average38,964.4
% of Capacity79.81%
Announced Sellouts15
Sellouts13
1978 Average +/--782.0
Playoffs
StatisticValueGame
Single Game Attendance High43,033CGY @ EDM
Season Average33,775
Total Attendance135,100
Capacity Average44,058.5
% of Capacity76.66%
Announced Sellouts1
Sellouts1
1978 Average +/--854.5
1979 CFL Regular Season Team Attendance Summary
TeamHome Avg.% of CapacityLeague Avg. +/- Visitor Avg.% of CapacityLeague Avg. +/-
League Average31,097.479.81%N/A31,097.479.81%N/A
BC 26,068.0 86.24% -5,811.3 27,712.6 86.65% -4,166.7
Calgary 32,571.9 100.36% +692.5 31,113.6 81.18% -765.7
Edmonton 42,540.9 100.10% +10,661.5 26,760.5 85.44% -5,118.8
Hamilton 21,807.6 63.21% -10,071.7 30,036.8 72.29% -1,842.6
Montreal 44,604.9 67.27% +12,725.5 32,106.5 80.35% +227.2
Ottawa 26,360.8 75.38% -5,518.6 33,149.5 77.14% +1,270.2
Saskatchewan 21,268.0 76.95% -10,611.3 32,774.5 80.89% +895.2
Toronto 40,044.8 74.16% +8,165.4 32,301.4 75.06% +422.0
Winnipeg 24,609.8 87.64% -7,269.6 33,921.1 82.71% +2,041.8
1979 CFL Regular Season Average Weekly Attendance Trend