BY THE NUMBERS: World Cup prize money

$281 million
Total prize money at the 2006 World Cup, a 38 percent increase from the 2002 World Cup.

$20.6 million
Prize money winner of the 2006 World Cup will earn, which is more than double of what Brazil hauled in for winning the 2002 World Cup.

$5.9 million
Minimum amount a team will earn at the 2006 World Cup.
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