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2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting 84
Ranked 1st. 47% more than United States
57
Ranked 5th.
Basketball > 2006 FIBA World Championship > Final standings > Record 4/1/2011 1/8/2011
Chess > GrandMasters 0.0
Ranked 88th.
60
Ranked 3rd.
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.0
Ranked 86th.
0.201
Ranked 50th.
Chess > International Masters 1
Ranked 91st.
99
Ranked 5th. 99 times more than Japan
Chess > International Masters per million 0.00783
Ranked 94th.
0.332
Ranked 66th. 42 times more than Japan
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,261
Ranked 86th.
2,625
Ranked 3rd. 16% more than Japan
FIFA World Ranking > Men 712
Ranked 17th.
764
Ranked 5th. 7% more than Japan
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 5.57
Ranked 173th. 2 times more than United States
2.56
Ranked 182nd.
Summer olympic medals > All time 296
Ranked 9th.
2,116
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than Japan
Winter olympic medals > All time 31
Ranked 13th.
193
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Japan
World Championships in Athletics > Medals Table > Position =. 1.
World Cup Totals > Losses 6
Ranked 34th.
16
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Japan
World Cup Totals > Wins 2
Ranked 42nd.
6
Ranked 26th. 3 times more than Japan
World Cup Totals > Wins per million 0.0157
Ranked 49th.
0.0201
Ranked 48th. 28% more than Japan
World Cup Totals > Goals against 14
Ranked 42nd.
51
Ranked 16th. 4 times more than Japan
Soccer > 2010 FIFA World Cup squads > Player statistics > Coaches Takeshi Okada Bob Bradley
FIFA World Ranking > Women 1,908
Ranked 11th.
2,184
Ranked 2nd. 14% more than Japan
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Gold 5
Ranked 15th.
40
Ranked 1st. 8 times more than Japan

Summer Olympics medals per capita > Population 127 034 000 285 003 000
World Cup Totals > Losses per million 0.047
Ranked 63th.
0.0536
Ranked 62nd. 14% more than Japan
World Cup Totals > Goals for 8
Ranked 40th.
27
Ranked 24th. 3 times more than Japan
World Cup Totals > Goals against per million 0.11
Ranked 66th.
0.171
Ranked 60th. 56% more than Japan
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > HR 10
Ranked 1st. 11% more than United States
9
Ranked 2nd.
World Cup Totals > Points 9
Ranked 36th.
17
Ranked 26th. 89% more than Japan
Rugby World Cup > 2003 standings 4
Ranked 11th. 33% more than United States
3
Ranked 13th.
Air Games > Total medals 4
Ranked 15th.
19
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than Japan
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > AVG .311 .289
World Cup Totals > Points per million 0.0704
Ranked 53th. 24% more than United States
0.057
Ranked 55th.
World Cup Totals > Draws 2
Ranked 37th.
3
Ranked 33th. 50% more than Japan
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > 2B 9
Ranked 6th. 29% more than United States
7
Ranked 10th.
International Cricket Council members > Associate Members > Member Since 1989 1965
Rugby World Cup > 2003 standings per million 0.0313
Ranked 18th. 3 times more than United States
0.0103
Ranked 20th.
Rugby World Cup Overall Record > 1987-2003 6.25
Ranked 14th.
15.38
Ranked 12th. 2 times more than Japan
Mt Everest ascents > Duration 1953-2001 85
Ranked 3rd.
178
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than Japan
Olympic medals > Gold > Sydney 2000 5
Ranked 14th.
40
Ranked 1st. 8 times more than Japan
Soccer > 1998 FIBA World Championship > Final standings > Record 4/1/2011 2/7/2011
Air Games > Gold Medals 2
Ranked 11th.
8
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than Japan
World Cup Totals > Matches played per million 0.0783
Ranked 64th.
0.0838
Ranked 63th. 7% more than Japan
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > RBI 57
Ranked 1st. 78% more than United States
32
Ranked 3rd.
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > SO 39
Ranked 4th. 50% more than United States
26
Ranked 11th.
World Cup Totals > Matches played 10
Ranked 40th.
25
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than Japan
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > OPS .868 .841
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > TB 129
Ranked 1st. 36% more than United States
95
Ranked 4th.
World Cup Totals > Goals for per million 0.0626
Ranked 60th.
0.0905
Ranked 58th. 45% more than Japan
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > SLG .478 .482
World Cup Totals > Draws per million 0.0157
Ranked 48th. 56% more than United States
0.0101
Ranked 50th.
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > Pos 8
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than United States
3
Ranked 9th.

Rugby World Cup Overall Record > 1987-2003 > Pld 16
Ranked 7th. 23% more than United States
13
Ranked 12th.
Mt Everest ascents > Duration 1991-2001 52
Ranked 5th.
135
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Japan
Mt Everest ascents > Duration 1991-2001 per million 0.409
Ranked 25th.
0.474
Ranked 22nd. 16% more than Japan
Mt Everest ascents > Duration 1953-2001 per million 0.669
Ranked 22nd. 7% more than United States
0.625
Ranked 24th.
Olympic medals > Total > Sydney 2000 18
Ranked 12th.
97
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Japan
Olympic medals > Bronze > Sydney 2000 5
Ranked 16th.
33
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than Japan
Air Games > Gold Medals per million 0.0159
Ranked 16th.
0.0293
Ranked 15th. 85% more than Japan
Air Games > Bronze medals 2
Ranked 14th.
4
Ranked 7th. Twice as much as Japan
Shooting > 1992 Summer Olympics > Medal count > Total 2
Ranked 6th. The same as United States
2
Ranked 4th.
FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2007 > Medals table > Total 1
Ranked 13th. The same as United States
1
Ranked 10th.
Jamie Baulch > Achievements > Tournament <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1999_IAAF_World_Indoor_Championships">World Indoor Championships</a> <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1996_Summer_Olympics">Summer Olympics</a>
Judo at the 1996 Summer Olympics > Medals > Total: 8
Ranked 1st. 8 times more than United States
1
Ranked 12th.
Modern pentathlon at the 1976 Summer Olympics > Team competition > Pos. 12 5
Shooting > 1960 Summer Olympics > Medal count > Pos 9
Ranked 2nd. 5 times more than United States
2
Ranked 9th.
Shooting > 1984 Summer Olympics > Medal count > Total 1
Ranked 9th.
6
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than Japan
Olympic medals > Total > Sydney 2000 per million 0.142
Ranked 56th.
0.344
Ranked 44th. 2 times more than Japan
Jamie Baulch > Achievements > Year 1999 1996
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > United Arab Emirates > Qualification > Driver Hayanari Shimoda Philip Giebler
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > MDO 9 3
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > IND 18 5
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > MOT 8 12
IAAF World Indoor Championships > Medals table > Position 24. 1.
2005 World Women's Curling Championship > Standings > Stolen > Ends 12
Ranked 8th.
22
Ranked 2nd. 83% more than Japan
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Indonesia > Sprint Race Results > Laps 18
Ranked 11th. The same as United States
18
Ranked 14th.
Olympic medals > Silver > Sydney 2000 per million 0.0631
Ranked 37th.
0.0851
Ranked 35th. 35% more than Japan
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > MIL 13 11
Archery at the 2000 Summer Olympics > Men's team > Archers Masafumi Makiyama <br> Takayoshi Matsushita <br> Yuji Hamano Butch Johnson <br /> Rod White <br /> Vic Wunderle
1997 World Air Games > Results > Bronze medals 2
Ranked 15th.
4
Ranked 8th. Twice as much as Japan
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > TOR 16 11
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Germany > Main Race Results > Time +19.344 +31 Laps
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > DET 16 4
Air Games > Total medals per million 0.0317
Ranked 24th.
0.0697
Ranked 19th. 2 times more than Japan
1976 Summer Paralympics > The Paralympics in Canada and Toronto > Total 19
Ranked 19th.
155
Ranked 1st. 8 times more than Japan
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > CLE 12 9
1999 CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > CHI 17 3
2005 World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships > Team All-Around > Total 128.7
Ranked 8th. 15% more than United States
112.15
Ranked 22nd.
2005 World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships > Team All-Around > Clubs 38.8
Ranked 8th. 11% more than United States
34.85
Ranked 21st.
2005 World Women's Curling Championship > Standings 8
Ranked 3rd. 8 times more than United States
1
Ranked 10th.
2005 World Women's Curling Championship > Standings > Ends > Lost 48
Ranked 3rd. 26% more than United States
38
Ranked 11th.
2005 World Women's Curling Championship > Standings > Skip Ayumi Onodera Cassandra Johnson
2005 World Women's Curling Championship > Standings > Shot > Pct. 66%
Ranked 8th.
76%
Ranked 1st. 15% more than Japan
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Great Britain > Qualification > Driver Ryo Fukuda Scott Speed
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Great Britain > Qualification > Q4 Time 1'16.145 1'16.367
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Great Britain > Qualification > Q1 Time 1'17.017 1'17.625
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Great Britain > Qualification > Gap 1.9
Ranked 16th.
2.53
Ranked 9th. 33% more than Japan
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Great Britain > Qualification > Q3 Time 1'16.694 1'16.950
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Great Britain > Qualification > Q2 Time 1'16.544 1'17.638
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Great Britain > Sprint Race Results > Time 25.19
Ranked 11th. 6% more than United States
23.87
Ranked 12th.
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Indonesia > Qualification > Time 2min 35.190secs 2min 36.113secs
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Mexico > Main Race Results > Time +36 Laps +23.876
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Mexico > Sprint Race Results > Laps 3
Ranked 20th.
18
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Japan
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Mexico > Sprint Race Results > Time +15 Laps +20.079
Biathlon World Championships 2007 - Mixed Relay > Results > Result 1:33:34.4 DNS
Boxing at the 1960 Summer Olympics > Medals > Total: 1
Ranked 8th.
4
Ranked 3rd. 4 times more than Japan
Henry Amike > Achievements > Tournament <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1985_Summer_Universiade">Universiade</a> <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Athletics_at_the_1984_Summer_Olympics">Olympic Games</a>
Modern pentathlon at the 1972 Summer Olympics > Team > Pos 13
Ranked 7th. 3 times more than United States
4
Ranked 16th.
Olympic medals > Silver > Sydney 2000 8
Ranked 11th.
24
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Japan
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > OBP .390 .359
Olympic point totals > Salt Lake City 2002 3
Ranked 23th.
67
Ranked 2nd. 22 times more than Japan
Summer Paralympics > Silver 17
Ranked 11th.
39
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Japan

1976 Summer Paralympics > The Paralympics in Canada and Toronto > Gold per million 0.0887
Ranked 24th.
0.303
Ranked 18th. 3 times more than Japan
Summer Paralympics > Silver per million 0.134
Ranked 42nd.
0.138
Ranked 41st. 3% more than Japan

Summer Paralympics > Gold per million 0.102
Ranked 37th.
0.128
Ranked 34th. 25% more than Japan

Summer Paralympics > Bronze per million 0.0867
Ranked 47th.
0.12
Ranked 43th. 39% more than Japan

Olympic point totals > Sydney 2000 36
Ranked 15th.
201
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than Japan
1976 Summer Paralympics > The Paralympics in Canada and Toronto > Gold 10
Ranked 14th.
66
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than Japan
2007 Speed Skating World Cup > Team pursuit > Skaters used <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shigeyuki_Dejima">Dejima</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shingo_Doi">Doi</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroki_Hirako">Hirako</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seitaro_Otoge">Otoge</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teruhiro_Sugimori">Sugimori</a> <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Dyrud">Dyrud</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chad_Hedrick">Hedrick</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Leveille">Leveille</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Stewart_%28speed_skater%29">Stewart</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Loquai">Loquai</a>
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > Points 73
Ranked 7th.
107
Ranked 5th. 47% more than Japan

Olympic medals > Gold > Sydney 2000 per million 0.0394
Ranked 43th.
0.142
Ranked 31st. 4 times more than Japan
World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships > Preliminaries > First Exercise 18.4
Ranked 7th. 9% more than United States
16.95
Ranked 19th.

World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships > Preliminaries > Total 37.7
Ranked 5th. 9% more than United States
34.65
Ranked 17th.

Summer Paralympics > Bronze 11
Ranked 18th.
34
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than Japan

World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships > Preliminaries > Second Exercise 18.9
Ranked 7th. 7% more than United States
17.7
Ranked 12th.

2007 Speed Skating World Cup > Team pursuit > Points 158
Ranked 6th. 39% more than United States
114
Ranked 9th.
1976 Summer Paralympics > The Paralympics in Canada and Toronto > Bronze 3
Ranked 23th.
45
Ranked 1st. 15 times more than Japan
1976 Summer Paralympics > The Paralympics in Canada and Toronto > Silver per million 0.0532
Ranked 25th.
0.202
Ranked 20th. 4 times more than Japan
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Population > /medal 7 057 000 2 938 000
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > POR Ret 7
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Germany > Qualification > Driver Hideki Noda Scott Speed
2005 World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships > Team All-Around > Ball 37.2
Ranked 8th. 14% more than United States
32.62
Ranked 21st.
Boxing at the 1960 Summer Olympics > Medals > Pos 11
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than United States
2
Ranked 14th.
Archery at the 1988 Summer Olympics > Top 8 table > Total 2
Ranked 5th.
4
Ranked 2nd. Twice as much as Japan
1991 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships > Medals > Total: 2
Ranked 5th.
5
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Japan
1993 CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > MIC 14 2
1993 CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > NAZ 21
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than United States
4
Ranked 7th.
1997 World Air Games > Results > Total 4
Ranked 16th.
19
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than Japan
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Silver 8
Ranked 13th.
24
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Japan

Summer Paralympics > Gold 13
Ranked 12th.
36
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than Japan

Summer Paralympics > Total 41
Ranked 11th.
109
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Japan

CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > LGB 6 4
CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > MEX 6
Ranked 6th.
11
Ranked 2nd. 83% more than Japan

2005 World Women's Curling Championship > Standings > PF 67
Ranked 7th.
89
Ranked 3rd. 33% more than Japan
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Mexico > Qualification > Q1 Time 1'27.906 1'27.369
2002 CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > FON Ret 1
2002 CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > ROC 6
Ranked 6th.
7
Ranked 5th. 17% more than Japan
2002 CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > MOY 14
Ranked 1st. 17% more than United States
12
Ranked 2nd.
2006-07 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup > Nations Cup > Points 72
Ranked 10th. 2 times more than United States
32
Ranked 14th.
Olympic point totals > Sydney 2000 per million 0.284
Ranked 53th.
0.712
Ranked 42nd. 3 times more than Japan
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Bronze 5
Ranked 18th.
33
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than Japan

Olympic medals > Bronze > Sydney 2000 per million 0.0394
Ranked 56th.
0.117
Ranked 45th. 3 times more than Japan
1976 Summer Paralympics > The Paralympics in Canada and Toronto > Bronze per million 0.0266
Ranked 30th.
0.206
Ranked 21st. 8 times more than Japan
Olympic point totals > Salt Lake City 2002 per million 0.0235
Ranked 24th.
0.233
Ranked 18th. 10 times more than Japan
1993 CART World Series Season > Nation's Cup > PIR 10 1
1994 Winter Paralympics > Total 6
Ranked 16th.
43
Ranked 3rd. 7 times more than Japan
1997 World Air Games > Results > Gold medals 2
Ranked 12th.
8
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than Japan
2005 World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships > Team All-Around > Rope 38.73
Ranked 6th. 19% more than United States
32.62
Ranked 23th.
2005 World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships > Team All-Around > Ribbon 37.6
Ranked 9th. 17% more than United States
32.08
Ranked 20th.
1976 Summer Paralympics > The Paralympics in Canada and Toronto > Silver 6
Ranked 20th.
44
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than Japan
Shooting > 1984 Summer Olympics > Medal count > Pos 6
Ranked 11th. 6 times more than United States
1
Ranked 16th.
Air Games > Bronze medals per million 0.0159
Ranked 21st. 8% more than United States
0.0147
Ranked 22nd.
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Australia > Qualification > Q4 Time 1'21.022 1'20.977
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Australia > Main Race Results > Time +10 Laps +9.828
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Germany > Qualification > Q1 Time 1'35.712 1'35.193
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > China > Total Points > Points 8
Ranked 21st.
23
Ranked 16th. 3 times more than Japan
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Germany > Qualification > Gap 5.01
Ranked 4th. 90 times more than United States
0.056
Ranked 23th.
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Germany > Qualification > Aggregate 3'10.345 3'05.388
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Germany > Qualification > Q4 Time 1'35.166 1'32.622
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > Germany > Qualification > Q3 Time 1'35.179 1'32.766
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix of Nations > United Arab Emirates > Qualification > Q4 Time 1'47.730 1'47.380
2005-06 A1 Grand Prix season > Teams > Race Team Carlin Motorsport David Price Racing
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > AB 270
Ranked 2nd. 37% more than United States
197
Ranked 6th.
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > BB 32
Ranked 3rd. 68% more than United States
19
Ranked 7th.
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > CS 2
Ranked 6th. Twice as much as United States
1
Ranked 9th.
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting > SB 13
Ranked 1st. 13 times more than United States
1
Ranked 11th.

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