"Bern" has been ranked attendance in Europe for the past 15 years. In the top-10 hit only three clubs from the KHL, and only the first hundred — 25 NHL teams. Next come two of the German DEL-League — Berlin "Eisbaren and Cologne".

Note the decline in representatives of the KHL. The average attendance of home games of Dinamo Minsk fell by almost 3 thousand that has turned the Belarusian club from the second team of the rating in the sixth. Despite some minus the SKA, the winner of the Gagarin Cup-2015 retained the fourth position.

In Riga "Dinamo" this season, the weakest figure in the past eight years — 5 780. Compared with last year attendance home games of the Latvian club fell to 161 spectators per match. As a result, the club dropped from 33rd to 39th place in the ranking of the IIHF. So far the best indicator of Riga "Dinamo" remains the season-2013/14 — 8 083 people with average occupancy rates "Arena Riga" was 78.5% and 13th place in Europe.

Attendance of Europes leading ice hockey clubs in the season-2015/16 (the figure in brackets — place in last year's ranking, second number in parenthesis is the average attendance a year ago):

1 (1). Bern (Switzerland) — 16 145 (16 164)
2 (3). Eisbaren (Germany) — 13 021 (13 018)
3 (6). Cologne (Germany) — 12 037 (11 161)
4 (4). SKA (Saint Petersburg, KHL) — 11 789 (12 125)
5 (5). Adler Mannheim (Germany) — 11 657 (11 320)
6 (2). Dinamo (Minsk, KHL) — 11 445 (14 120)
7 (7). Jokerit (Finland, KHL) — 10 468 (10 932)
8 (8). Zsc Lions (Switzerland) — 9 818 (9 331)
9 (9). V (Sweden) — 9 312 (9 087)
10 (12). Hamburg (Germany) — 9 022 (8 906)
11 (13). Avangard (Omsk, KHL) — 8 875 (8 666)
12 (10). Slovan (Bratislava, KHL) — 8 819 (8 975)
13 (11). Lokomotiv (Yaroslavl, KHL) — 8 653 (8 928)
19 (20). Siberia (Novosibirsk, KHL) — 7 400 (6 838)
21 (37). Dynamo (Moscow, KHL) — 7 179 (5 674)
22 (34). The Cupid (Khabarovsk, KHL) — 6 972 (5 855)
24 (40). Metallurg (Magnitogorsk, KHL) — 6 788 (5 548)
29 (25). AK bars (KHL) — 6 408 (6 529)
30 (23). Salavat Yulaev (KHL) — 6 405 (6 699)
31 (-). Spartak (Moscow, KHL) — 6 181
35 (26). Traktor (KHL) — 5962 (6 508)
38 (39). Lugano (Switzerland) — 5 783 (5 559)
39 (33). Dinamo (Riga, KHL) — 5 780 (5 941)
46 (74). Torpedo (N.Novgorod, KHL) — 5 456 (4 455)
48 (46). Admiral (KHL) — 5 362 (5 310)
53 (45). Medveščak (Zagreb, KHL) — 5 252 (5 369)
54 (87). Barys (Astana, KHL) — 5 239 (3 963)
56 (17). HC Sochi (KHL) — 5 213 (7 557)
58 (78). Neftekamsk (Neftekamsk, KHL) — 5 145 (4 343)
64 (68). Zlin (Czech Republic) — 4 830 (4 719)
78 (75). Avtomobilist (KHL) — 4 569 (4 429)
82 (57). Krefeld (Germany) — 4 520
86 (78). CSKA (Moscow, KHL) — 4 206 (4 350)
88 (43). Lada (KHL) — 4 130 (5 426)
92 (109). Metallurg (Novokuznetsk, KHL) — 3 860...

Switzerland continues to dominate in Europe in the viewer's interest and national Championships. KHL, although he did this year a little bit weaker result, retains third place.

The average attendance of leading European ice hockey leagues in the regular season-2015/16 (in brackets the previous year):

1. Switzerland (NLA) — 7026 (6762)
2. Germany (DEL) — 6647 (6419)
3. Russia (KHL) — 6303 (6324)
4. Sweden (Elite series) — 5849 (6036)
5. Czech Republic— 5406 (5113)
6. Finland (SM-liiga) — 4249 (4336)...

The average attendance of overseas hockey leagues in the regular season-2015/16 (in brackets the previous year)*:

1. NHL— 17487 (17441)
2. AHL— 5865 (5385)
3. WHL— 4312 (4435)
4. ECHL— 4297 (4520)
5. OHL— 4117 (4087)...

* — presents data as of 11 March.