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Muslim countries: 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 > 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 MUSLIM TOTAL MUSLIM AVERAGE DATES
1978 Commonwealth Games > Medals 1
8 times less than average
1978
Chess > GrandMasters 60
6% of surveyed countries
2
3 times less than average
2006
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.186
5 times less than average
2006
Chess > International Masters 150
6% of surveyed countries
5
4 times less than average
2006
Chess > International Masters per million 0.421
4 times less than average
2006
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,312.77
1% less than average
2006
Commonwealth Games > Medals > Pos 12
44% more than average
1978
FIFA World Ranking > Men 19,422
23% of surveyed countries
431.6
About the same as average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 98.02
4 times less than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Women 1,327.5
8% less than average
2005
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Gold 14
4% of surveyed countries
2
3 times less than average
2000
World Cup Totals > Goals against 157
8% of surveyed countries
13.08
2 times less than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Losses 53
10% of surveyed countries
4.42
68% less than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins 19
3% of surveyed countries
1.58
5 times less than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins per million 0.0491
8 times less than average
2006

Citation

"Muslim Sports Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Muslim-countries/Sports