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Ukraine

Ukraine Sports Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Chess > GrandMasters 53 2006 4th out of 134
Chess > GrandMasters per million 1.13 2006 22nd out of 127
Chess > International Masters 169 2006 3rd out of 134
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,665 2006 2nd out of 134
European Championships in Athletics > Medals Table > Position 8. 2002
FIFA World Ranking > Men 624 2006 41st out of 197
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 13.34 2006 157th out of 188
FIFA World Ranking > Women 1,805 2005 17th out of 116
Soccer > European Cup and UEFA Champions League top scorers > By country > Seasons 1991-92*, 1998-99, 2005-06 2005
Soccer > FIFA World Cup squads > Player representation by league > Players 25 2006 6th out of 11
Summer olympic medals > All time 23 1906 39th out of 115
Winter olympic medals > All time 3 1920 30th out of 36
World Championships in Athletics > Medals Table > Position =. 2003
World Cup Totals > Wins 3 2006 33th out of 72
World Men's Handball Championship > Standings > Pts 6 2001 7th out of 15

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.; Wikipedia: 1978 European Championships in Athletics; 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; Various sources compiled into Wikipedia's List of European Cup and UEFA Champions League top scorers; Various sources compiled into Wikipedia's 1998 FIFA World Cup squads; The Golden Book of the Olympic Games; Wikipedia: 1999 World Championships in Athletics; ESPN, FIFA Official Website, NationMaster; Wikipedia: 2001 World Men's Handball Championship

Citation

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

  • Ukraine ranked first for chess > world chess rankings amongst Christian countries in 2006.
  • Ukraine ranked third for chess > grandMasters amongst Europe in 2006.