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Costa Rica

Costa Rica Sports Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Chess > GrandMasters 1 2006 73th out of 134
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.228 2006 48th out of 127
Chess > International Masters 6 2006 62nd out of 134
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,334 2006 70th out of 134
FIFA World Ranking > Men 694 2006 24th out of 197
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 158 2006 52nd out of 188
FIFA World Ranking > Women 1,547 2005 44th out of 116
Olympic medals > Total > Sydney 2000 2 2000 57th out of 75
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Gold 1 1996 51st out of 53
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Population 3 929 000 2000
Summer olympic medals > All time 4 1906 79th out of 115
World Cup Totals > Losses 6 2006 38th out of 72
World Cup Totals > Matches played 10 2006 41st out of 72
World Cup Totals > Matches played per million 2.28 2006 14th out of 68
World Cup Totals > Wins 3 2006 38th out of 72

SOURCES: World Chess Federation, 2006; World Chess Federation, 2006. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA); Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; FIFA Official Website, December 2005; International Olympic Committee; Wikipedia: 1996 Summer Olympics medals per capita; The Golden Book of the Olympic Games; ESPN, FIFA Official Website, NationMaster; ESPN, FIFA Official Website, NationMaster. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

Citation

"Costa Rica Sports Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Costa-Rica/Sports