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Former Soviet republics Compared by Sports > Chess > GrandMasters

DEFINITION: Number of GrandMaster chess champions, by country. A GrandMaster is the highest level of recognition in chess.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Russia 156 2006
2 Ukraine 53 2006
3 Georgia 19 2006
4 Armenia 17 2006
5 Azerbaijan 14 2006
6 Kazakhstan 11 2006
=7 Latvia 9 2006
=7 Uzbekistan 9 2006
9 Belarus 8 2006
10 Lithuania 6 2006
=11 Moldova 4 2006
=11 Estonia 4 2006
13 Turkmenistan 3 2006
=14 Tajikistan 1 2006
=14 Kyrgyzstan 1 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Sports > Chess > GrandMasters. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Chess Federation, 2006. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-Soviet-republics/Sports/Chess/GrandMasters

Former Soviet republics Compared by Sports > Chess > GrandMasters

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Interesting observations about Sports > Chess > GrandMasters

  • Russia ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Europe in 2006.
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  • United States ranked second for chess > grandMasters amongst High income OECD countries in 2006.
  • Israel ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2006.
  • Ukraine ranked second for chess > grandMasters amongst Emerging markets in 2006.
  • Hungary ranked second for chess > grandMasters amongst European Union in 2006.
  • Azerbaijan ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Muslim countries in 2006.
  • Argentina ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2006.
  • Cuba ranked first for chess > grandMasters amongst Hot countries in 2006.
  • China ranked second for chess > grandMasters amongst Non-religious countries in 2006.
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