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South Africa

South Africa Sports Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Chess > GrandMasters 0.0 2006 90th out of 134
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.0 2006 88th out of 127
Chess > International Masters 6 2006 59th out of 134
Chess > International Masters per million 0.126 2006 80th out of 127
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,307 2006 76th out of 134
Cricket > Indian cricket team records > ODIs > Span 1991-2011 2011
FIFA World Ranking > Men 604 2006 51st out of 197
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 12.65 2006 160th out of 188
Formula One car racing > World Drivers' Champions > By nationality > Drivers by Name > Titles Jody Scheckter 2010
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Gold 3 1996 26th out of 53
Summer Olympics medals per capita > Population 44 000 000 2000
Summer olympic medals > All time 63 1906 30th out of 115
World Championships in Athletics > Medals Table > Position =. 2003
World Cup Totals > Losses 2 2006 66th out of 72
World Cup Totals > Wins 1 2006 50th 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.; Various sources compiled into Wikipedia's Indian cricket team records; 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 List of Formula One World Drivers' Champions; 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

Citation

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