NEW YORK, U.S. - The victory of the Green Bay Packers on the Pittsburgh Steelers to Super Bowl Sunday has surpassed the ratings records last year, preliminary data indicated Monday the firm Nielsen cities U.S..The game in 2010 between New Orleans and Indianapolis had shown the most-watched broadcast in television history in the United States, with 106.5 million viewers.Nielsen had no immediate assessment of the audience for part of Sunday. But according to a measure taken in the 56 largest markets in the country, the Super Bowl in 2011 has increased by three percent from the floor compared to the previous year.
Also, more than two-thirds of television screens according to the U.S. tuning at that time the Super Bowl on Fox. This is the largest share of audience for the ultimate football event since 1982, when competition from television networks was much lower.
The ratings on Canadian television were not immediately available.