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Former French colonies: Sports stats

Definitions

  • Chess > GrandMasters: Number of GrandMaster chess champions, by country. A GrandMaster is the highest level of recognition in chess.
  • Chess > GrandMasters per million: Number of GrandMaster chess champions, by country. A GrandMaster is the highest level of recognition in chess. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Chess > International Masters: Number of International Masters in chess, by country. International Master is the second highest recognition in chess.
  • Chess > International Masters per million: Number of International Masters in chess, by country. International Master is the second highest recognition in chess. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Chess > World Chess Rankings: Country rank by average rating of top 10 players
  • FIFA World Ranking > Men: World football rankings, point totals, March 2006.
  • FIFA World Ranking > Men per million: World football rankings, point totals, March 2006. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • FIFA World Ranking > Women: FIFA world women's ranking, total points.
  • World Cup Totals > Goals against: Total goals against in World Cup history, 1930-2006. Includes own goals and penalty kicks. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals.
  • World Cup Totals > Goals for: Total goals for in World Cup history, 1930-2006. Includes own goals and penalty kicks. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals.
  • World Cup Totals > Losses: Total number of losses in World Cup history, 1930-2006. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals.
  • World Cup Totals > Wins: Total matches won in World Cup history, 1930-2006. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals.
  • World Cup Totals > Wins per million: Total matches won in World Cup history, 1930-2006. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
STAT FORMERLY FRENCH TOTAL FORMERLY FRENCH AVERAGE DATES
Basketball > 2006 FIBA World Championship for Women > Final standings 15
55% more than average
2006
Chess > GrandMasters 7
0% of surveyed countries
1.17
6 times less than average
2006
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.0464
19 times less than average
2006
Chess > International Masters 22
0% of surveyed countries
3.67
5 times less than average
2006
Chess > International Masters per million 0.179
10 times less than average
2006
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,323.5
1% less than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Men 10,305
12% of surveyed countries
412.2
5% less than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 50.44
8 times less than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Women 1,233
17% less than average
2005
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Gold 3
1% of surveyed countries
1
6 times less than average
2000
World Cup Totals > Goals against 102
5% of surveyed countries
12.75
2 times less than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Goals for 55
2% of surveyed countries
6.88
4 times less than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Losses 32
6% of surveyed countries
4
85% less than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins 12
2% of surveyed countries
1.5
5 times less than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins per million 0.0833
5 times less than average
2006

Citation

"Formerly French Sports Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Former-French-colonies/Sports