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Tourist destinations: 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.
  • 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 TOURIST DESTINATION TOTAL TOURIST DESTINATION AVERAGE DATES
1978 Commonwealth Games > Medals 2
4 times less than average
1978
2004 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships > Group A 2.25
5% less than average
2004
2005 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships > Group A 3.5
25% more than average
2005
Chess > GrandMasters 158
17% of surveyed countries
5.45
28% less than average
2006
Chess > GrandMasters per million 2.12
2 times more than average
2006
Chess > International Masters 451
18% of surveyed countries
15.55
24% less than average
2006
Chess > International Masters per million 3.88
2 times more than average
2006
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,285
3% less than average
2006
Commonwealth Games > Medals > Pos 10.75
29% more than average
1986
FIFA World Ranking > Men 14,930
18% of surveyed countries
392.89
10% less than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 1,503.18
4 times more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Goals against 336
17% of surveyed countries
33.6
22% more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Losses 91
18% of surveyed countries
9.1
23% more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins 97
19% of surveyed countries
9.7
31% more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins per million 0.801
Twice as much as average
2006

Citation

"Tourist destination Sports Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Tourist-destinations/Sports