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Emerging markets Compared by Sports > Chess > GrandMasters

DEFINITION: Number of GrandMaster chess champions, by country. A GrandMaster is the highest level of recognition in chess.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Russia 156 2006
2 Ukraine 53 2006
3 Hungary 36 2006
4 Bulgaria 23 2006
5 Poland 20 2006
6 China 19 2006
7 Romania 14 2006
8 Argentina 13 2006
9 India 11 2006
10 Latvia 9 2006
11 Indonesia 7 2006
=12 Brazil 6 2006
=12 Lithuania 6 2006
14 Estonia 4 2006
=15 Colombia 3 2006
=15 Chile 3 2006
=15 Mexico 3 2006
=18 Peru 2 2006
=18 Turkey 2 2006
=20 Malaysia 0.0 2006
=20 Thailand 0.0 2006
=20 South Africa 0.0 2006
=20 Venezuela 0.0 2006
=20 Pakistan 0.0 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Sports > Chess > GrandMasters. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Chess Federation, 2006. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Sports/Chess/GrandMasters

Emerging markets Compared by Sports > Chess > GrandMasters

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Interesting observations about Sports > Chess > GrandMasters

  • Russia ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Europe in 2006.
  • Germany ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Christian countries in 2006.
  • France ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Catholic countries in 2006.
  • United States ranked second for chess > grandMasters amongst High income OECD countries in 2006.
  • Israel ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2006.
  • Ukraine ranked second for chess > grandMasters amongst Emerging markets in 2006.
  • Hungary ranked second for chess > grandMasters amongst European Union in 2006.
  • Azerbaijan ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Muslim countries in 2006.
  • Argentina ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2006.
  • Cuba ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Hot countries in 2006.
  • China ranked second for chess > grandMasters amongst Non-religious countries in 2006.
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