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The Top Ranked Water Polo Nations of All-Time

 

Rnk   Nation Rating
1   Hungary 1.04270
2   Italy 2.40105
3   Yugoslavia 2.55636
4   Soviet Union 3.38067
5   Spain 4.16237
6   USA 5.58528
7   Croatia 5.65333
8   Germany 7.68333
9   Netherlands 7.85125
10   Greece 8.27963
11   Romania 9.70233
12   Australia 10.04054
13   France 10.26833
14   Cuba 10.69256
15   Belgium 10.96900
16   Great Britain 11.18182
17   Russia 12.58500
18   West Germany 12.88800
19   Canada 14.15263
20   Serbia 14.61714
21   Brazil 14.73103
22   Japan 15.06897
23   Sweden 16.08000
24   China 16.24417
25   Kazakhstan 18.94800
26   Montenegro 19.74333
27   South Africa 20.56400
28   Serbia & Montenegro 21.03000
29   Egypt 22.64500
30   Mexico 25.15000
31   Czechoslovakia 26.32200
31   Switzerland 26.32200
33   Unified Team 27.05000
34   Argentina 28.34200
35   Bulgaria 28.34200
36   Austria 28.77333
37   Slovakia 29.38250
38   Ireland 30.10000
38   Malta 30.10000
40   New Zealand 31.02167
41   East Germany 31.09000
42   Iceland 34.12000
42   Luxembourg 34.12000
44   Uruguay 34.14000
45   Singapore 35.13000
46   Iran 35.17000
47   India 36.16000
48   Israel 36.85333
49   South Korea 37.15000
49   Ukraine 37.15000
51   Chile 38.16000
52   Macedonia 39.17000
53   Colombia 41.19000
54   Portugal 42.20000

 

 

By Decade

 

Rnk   1900-09 Rating
1   Great Britain 11.01000
2   Belgium 13.03000
3   Sweden 15.05000
4   Netherlands 17.07000

 

Rnk   1910's Rating
1   Great Britain 11.01000
2   Sweden 13.03000
3   Belgium 15.05000
4   Austria 17.07000
4   France 17.07000
4   Hungary 17.07000

 

Rnk   1920's Rating
1   Belgium 7.71333
2   Great Britain 8.38667
3   France 9.06000
4   USA 9.73333
5   Germany 11.01000
6   Netherlands 11.41667
7   Hungary 11.55500
8   Sweden 12.06000
9   Spain 13.43667
10   Switzerland 14.11000
11   Czechoslovakia 14.44667
12   Greece 15.09000
13   Ireland 16.10000
14   Italy 17.11000
15   Brazil 18.08000
15   Malta 18.08000
17   Argentina 22.12000
17   Luxembourg 22.12000

 

Rnk   1930's Rating
1   Hungary 7.01000
2   Germany 9.03000
3   USA 14.58500
4   Belgium 15.05000
5   Japan 15.59500
6   France 17.07000
7   Netherlands 18.08000
8   Austria 19.09000
9   Sweden 20.10000
10   Great Britain 21.11000
11   Czechoslovakia 22.12000
11   Iceland 22.12000
11   Malta 22.12000
11   Switzerland 22.12000
11   Uruguay 22.12000
11   Yugoslavia 22.12000

 

Rnk   1940's Rating
1   Italy 11.01000
2   Hungary 13.03000
3   Netherlands 15.05000
4   Belgium 17.07000
5   Sweden 18.08000
6   France 19.09000
7   Egypt 20.10000
8   Spain 21.11000
9   Argentina 22.12000
9   India 22.12000
9   USA 22.12000
9   Yugoslavia 22.12000
13   Australia 26.16000
13   Chile 26.16000
13   Great Britain 26.16000
13   Greece 26.16000
13   Switzerland 26.16000
13   Uruguay 26.16000

 

Rnk   1950's Rating
1   Hungary 7.01000
2   Yugoslavia 9.03000
3   Italy 12.06000
4   Soviet Union 13.57500
4   USA 13.57500
6   Great Britain 17.11000
7   Netherlands 18.08000
8   Germany 18.62500
9   Belgium 19.09000
10   Spain 21.11000
11   Romania 21.65500
12   Egypt 22.12000
12   South Africa 22.12000
12   Sweden 22.12000
15   Australia 22.16000
16   Singapore 23.13000
17   Argentina 26.16000
17   Austria 26.16000
17   Brazil 26.16000
20   India 30.20000
20   Mexico 30.20000
20   Portugal 30.20000

 

Rnk   1960's Rating
1   Hungary 6.70333
1   Soviet Union 6.70333
1   Yugoslavia 6.70333
4   Italy 8.05000
5   USA 13.10000
6   Netherlands 13.77333
7   Romania 14.08000
8   Germany 15.09000
9   Japan 17.81333
10   Egypt 18.48667
11   Brazil 18.82333
12   East Germany 19.09000
13   Belgium 19.13000
14   Cuba 21.11000
15   Australia 21.15000
16   Argentina 22.12000
16   France 22.12000
16   South Africa 22.12000
16   Spain 22.12000
20   West Germany 23.13000
21   Mexico 24.14000
22   Greece 27.17000

 

Rnk   1970's Rating
1   Hungary 2.22200
2   Soviet Union 4.64600
3   Italy 5.05000
4   Yugoslavia 8.48400
5   USA 9.08000
6   Romania 9.09000
7   West Germany 9.89800
8   Cuba 10.30200
9   Netherlands 10.50400
10   Mexico 14.34200
11   Spain 14.38250
12   Australia 14.54400
13   Bulgaria 15.14000
14   Canada 17.41250
15   Greece 18.82333
16   Iran 22.66500
17   Israel 25.19000
18   Great Britain 28.18000
18   Japan 28.18000
20   Colombia 29.19000

 

Rnk   1980's Rating
1   Yugoslavia 3.23200
2   Soviet Union 4.03000
3   USA 6.55500
4   West Germany 7.56500
5   Hungary 8.07000
6   Spain 8.48400
7   Italy 9.29200
8   Australia 11.31200
9   Netherlands 11.60500
10   Cuba 11.75333
11   Greece 13.13000
12   China 16.13000
13   France 16.46667
14   Canada 18.48667
15   Brazil 21.15000
16   Romania 22.12000
17   Japan 24.14000
17   Sweden 24.14000
19   Bulgaria 25.15000
19   South Korea 25.15000
21   Egypt 28.18000
21   Israel 28.18000
23   New Zealand 29.19000

 

Rnk   1990's Rating
1   Spain 2.22200
2   Italy 4.84800
3   Hungary 6.46400
4   USA 8.68600
5   Yugoslavia 8.72333
6   Croatia 10.40667
6   Russia 10.40667
8   Australia 10.84750
9   Greece 11.31200
10   Germany 11.60500
11   Unified Team 15.05000
12   Netherlands 15.12000
13   Cuba 16.13000
14   Romania 17.14000
15   Canada 19.49667
16   Soviet Union 20.10000
17   France 20.64500
17   Kazakhstan 20.64500
19   New Zealand 22.19000
20   Slovakia 23.13000
21   South Africa 23.67500
22   Brazil 25.15000
22   Czechoslovakia 25.15000
22   Ukraine 25.15000
25   China 27.17000
26   Egypt 28.18000
26   Iran 28.18000

 

Rnk   2000-09 Rating
1   Hungary 1.43250
2   Spain 4.86125
3   Serbia & Montenegro 6.03000
4   Croatia 6.48500
5   Russia 6.67667
6   Serbia 7.37667
7   Greece 7.48571
8   Italy 7.49250
9   USA 7.69250
10   Yugoslavia 10.04000
11   Germany 10.72000
12   Australia 11.52000
13   Romania 13.12000
14   Canada 14.75167
15   Montenegro 15.59500
16   Kazakhstan 16.15000
17   Slovakia 16.46667
18   China 16.96800
19   Netherlands 19.13000
20   Brazil 19.16000
21   Japan 19.43250
22   South Africa 20.84333
23   Cuba 25.15000
23   Egypt 25.15000
25   Macedonia 27.17000
26   New Zealand 28.18000

 

Rnk   Nation Rating
1   Croatia 4.53500
2   Italy 5.54500
3   Serbia 5.79750
4   Hungary 7.31250
5   Montenegro 8.07000
6   Spain 11.41667
7   USA 11.60500
8   Greece 11.75333
9   Australia 12.11000
10   Kazakhstan 15.89750
11   Canada 16.13000
12   Romania 17.81333
13   Germany 18.12000
14   South Africa 20.50667
15   China 20.84333
16   Brazil 21.15000
16   Japan 21.15000
18   Great Britain 25.15000
19   Russia 27.17000
20   Argentina 29.19000
20   New Zealand 29.19000

 

 


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