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Religious 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 > 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 RELIGIOUS TOTAL RELIGIOUS AVERAGE DATES
1978 Commonwealth Games > Medals 3.5
2 times less than average
1978
2005 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships > Group A 3
7% more than average
2005
Chess > GrandMasters 107
12% of surveyed countries
6.29
11% less than average
2006
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.764
18% less than average
2006
Chess > International Masters 339
13% of surveyed countries
19.94
3% more than average
2006
Chess > International Masters per million 1.57
18% less than average
2006
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,380.24
1% more than average
2006
Commonwealth Games > Medals > Pos 8.75
5% more than average
1978
FIFA World Ranking > Men 11,234
13% of surveyed countries
534.95
23% more than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 51.38
8 times less than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Women 1,494.5
4% more than average
2005
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Gold 22
7% of surveyed countries
3.67
64% less than average
2000
World Cup Totals > Wins 107
21% of surveyed countries
9.73
31% more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins per million 0.166
2 times less than average
2006
World Men's Handball Championship > Standings > Pts 4
16% more than average
2001

Citation

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