Posted: Tuesday January 8, 2013 3:01 PM

Comparison by numbers of 2020 Olympic bids

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Some comparisons by the numbers of 2020 Olympic bids from Istanbul, Madrid and Tokyo.

Dates of Games:

Istanbul - Aug. 7-23

Madrid - Aug. 7-23

Tokyo - July 25-Aug. 9

Organizing Committee Budget:

Istanbul - $2.9 billion

Madrid - $3.1 billion

Tokyo - $3.4 billion

Infrastructure/Construction Budget:

Istanbul - $19.2 billion

Madrid - $1.9 billion

Tokyo - $4.9 billion

Public Support:

Istanbul - 93 percent

Madrid - 80 percent

Tokyo - 62.5 percent

 
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