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Iran

Iran Sports Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Chess > GrandMasters 2 2006 55th out of 134
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.0282 2006 67th out of 127
Chess > International Masters 6 2006 58th out of 134
Chess > International Masters per million 0.0845 2006 83th out of 127
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,409 2006 57th out of 134
FIFA World Ranking > Men 705 2006 19th out of 197
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 9.93 2006 165th out of 188
FIFA country code IRN 2009
Mt Everest ascents > Duration 1991-2001 4 2001 29th out of 57
Olympic medals > Bronze > Sydney 2000 1 2000 57th out of 64
Olympic medals > Total > Sydney 2000 4 2000 43th out of 75
Summer Paralympics > Total 23 2000 22nd out of 66
Summer olympic medals > All time 40 1906 34th out of 115
World Cup Totals > Goals for 6 2006 46th out of 72
World Cup Totals > Wins 1 2006 51st 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.; Iain Jeffree, FIFA Country Codes Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation, 22 Oct 2009.; Everest yearly ascents by nationalities, adventurestats; International Olympic Committee; Wikipedia: 1960 Summer Paralympics; The Golden Book of the Olympic Games; ESPN, FIFA Official Website, NationMaster

Citation

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

  • Iran ranked #4 for FIFA world ranking > men amongst Muslim countries in 2006.