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Emerging markets Compared by Sports > Chess > GrandMasters per million

DEFINITION: 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Latvia 3.93 2006
2 Hungary 3.57 2006
3 Bulgaria 2.99 2006
4 Estonia 2.98 2006
5 Lithuania 1.77 2006
6 Ukraine 1.13 2006
7 Russia 1.09 2006
8 Romania 0.649 2006
9 Poland 0.524 2006
10 Argentina 0.333 2006
11 Chile 0.182 2006
12 Peru 0.0714 2006
13 Colombia 0.0684 2006
14 Brazil 0.0319 2006
15 Indonesia 0.0307 2006
16 Turkey 0.0291 2006
17 Mexico 0.0268 2006
18 China 0.0145 2006
19 India 0.00962 2006
=20 South Africa 0.0 2006
=20 Pakistan 0.0 2006
=20 Venezuela 0.0 2006
=20 Thailand 0.0 2006
=20 Malaysia 0.0 2006

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Emerging markets Compared by Sports > Chess > GrandMasters per million

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Interesting observations about Sports > Chess > GrandMasters per million

  • Iceland ranked first for chess > grandMasters per million amongst Europe in 2006.
  • Slovenia ranked first for chess > grandMasters per million amongst European Union in 2006.
  • Israel ranked second for chess > grandMasters per million amongst High income OECD countries in 2006.
  • Latvia ranked first for chess > grandMasters per million amongst Emerging markets in 2006.
  • Azerbaijan ranked first for chess > grandMasters per million amongst Muslim countries in 2006.
  • Andorra ranked first for chess > grandMasters per million amongst Catholic countries in 2006.
  • Czech Republic ranked first for chess > grandMasters per million amongst Non-religious countries in 2006.
  • Cuba ranked first for chess > grandMasters per million amongst Hot countries in 2006.
  • Armenia ranked first for chess > grandMasters per million amongst Former Soviet republics in 2006.
  • Japan ranked last for chess > grandMasters per million amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2006.
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