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Catholic countries: Sports stats

Definitions

  • Chess > GrandMasters: Number of GrandMaster chess champions, by country. A GrandMaster is the highest level of recognition in chess.
  • Chess > GrandMasters per million: 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.
  • Chess > International Masters: Number of International Masters in chess, by country. International Master is the second highest recognition in chess.
  • Chess > International Masters per million: Number of International Masters in chess, by country. International Master is the second highest recognition in chess. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Chess > World Chess Rankings: Country rank by average rating of top 10 players
  • FIFA World Ranking > Men: World football rankings, point totals, March 2006.
  • FIFA World Ranking > Men per million: World football rankings, point totals, March 2006. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • World Cup Totals > Goals against: Total goals against in World Cup history, 1930-2006. Includes own goals and penalty kicks. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals.
  • World Cup Totals > Losses: Total number of losses in World Cup history, 1930-2006. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals.
  • World Cup Totals > Wins: Total matches won in World Cup history, 1930-2006. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals.
  • World Cup Totals > Wins per million: Total matches won in World Cup history, 1930-2006. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
STAT CATHOLIC TOTAL CATHOLIC AVERAGE DATES
1978 Commonwealth Games > Medals 2
4 times less than average
1978
2004 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships > Group A 2.33
1% less than average
2004
2005 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships > Group A 4
43% more than average
2005
2006 World Baseball Classic > Team batting 38.4
6% less than average
2006
Chess > GrandMasters 165
18% of surveyed countries
5.5
27% less than average
2006
Chess > GrandMasters per million 0.881
2% less than average
2006
Chess > International Masters 585
23% of surveyed countries
19.5
1% more than average
2006
Chess > International Masters per million 1.89
2% more than average
2006
Chess > World Chess Rankings 2,373.13
1% more than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Men 19,381
23% of surveyed countries
510.03
18% more than average
2006
FIFA World Ranking > Men per million 800.44
98% more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Goals against 769
41% of surveyed countries
36.62
33% more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Losses 199
39% of surveyed countries
9.48
28% more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins 275
54% of surveyed countries
13.1
77% more than average
2006
World Cup Totals > Wins per million 0.496
24% more than average
2006

Citation

"Catholic Sports Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Catholic-countries/Sports