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Middle Eastern and North Africa 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 Israel 33 2006
=2 Tunisia 2 2006
=2 Iran 2 2006
=4 United Arab Emirates 1 2006
=4 Morocco 1 2006
=4 Egypt 1 2006
=4 Qatar 1 2006
=8 Libya 0.0 2006
=8 Jordan 0.0 2006
=8 Syria 0.0 2006
=8 Bahrain 0.0 2006
=8 Lebanon 0.0 2006
=8 Yemen 0.0 2006
=8 Iraq 0.0 2006
=8 Algeria 0.0 2006
=8 Kuwait 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/Middle-Eastern-and-North-Africa/Sports/Chess/GrandMasters

Middle Eastern and North Africa 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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