The royal wedding by the numbers
London – A breakdown of the royal wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton by the numbers:
- 1 900 people in Westminster Abbey for the ceremony.
- 650 invited to the post-wedding luncheon reception given by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace.
- 300 invited for evening dinner dance for close friends of the couple.
- 1 million estimated in London crowd.
- 2 billion estimated global television audience for wedding broadcast.
- 8 500 estimated number of journalists, photographers, and technical staff covering the event.