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Japan

Japan Sports Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Basketball > 2006 FIBA World Championship > Final standings > Record 4/1/2011 2006
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 > International Masters per million 0.00783 2006 94th out of 127
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
Soccer > FIFA World Cup squads > Player representation by league > Players per million 0.237 1998 9th out of 9
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Gold 5 2000 15th out of 51
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Population 127 034 000 2000
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 > Wins 2 2006 42nd out of 72

SOURCES: Wikipedia: 2006 FIBA World Championship; 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.; Various sources compiled into Wikipedia's 1998 FIFA World Cup squads. 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: 1996 Summer Olympics medals per capita; 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