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Japan 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 > 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.
  • Soccer > 2010 FIFA World Cup squads > Player statistics > Coaches: Coaches by nationality who represented different teams in the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
  • Summer olympic medals > All time: All-time Summer Games medal standings, based on The Golden Book of the Olympic Games. Medal counts include the 1906 Intercalated Games, which are not recognized by the IOC.
  • Winter olympic medals > All time: All-time Winter Games medal standings, according to The Golden Book of the Olympic Games. Medal counts include figure skating medals (1908 and '20) and hockey medals (1920) awarded at the Summer Games. National medal standings for the Winter and Summer Games are not recognized by the IOC.
  • World Cup Totals > Goals for: Total goals for 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 > Matches played: Total matches played 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.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Chess > GrandMasters 0.0 2006 88th out of 134
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.0 2006 86th out of 127
Chess > International Masters 1 2006 91st out of 134
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,261 2006 86th out of 134
FIFA World Ranking > Men 712 2006 17th out of 197
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 5.57 2006 173th out of 188
International Cricket Council members > Associate Members > Member Since 1989 1989
Soccer > 2010 FIFA World Cup squads > Player statistics > Coaches Takeshi Okada 2010
Summer olympic medals > All time 296 1906 9th out of 115
Winter olympic medals > All time 31 1920 13th out of 36
World Championships in Athletics > Medals Table > Position =. 2003
World Cup Totals > Goals for 8 2006 40th out of 72
World Cup Totals > Losses 6 2006 34th out of 72
World Cup Totals > Matches played 10 2006 40th out of 72
World Cup Totals > Wins 2 2006 42nd 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.; Wikipedia: List of International Cricket Council members; Various sources compiled into Wikipedia's 2010 FIFA World Cup squads; The Golden Book of the Olympic Games; Wikipedia: 1999 World Championships in Athletics; ESPN, FIFA Official Website, NationMaster

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

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