16. 6 May 2013 FRL (FIDE Rating and Title List)

Random stats:

1. There are 1.403 GMs and 279 WGMs in the world today (standard chess). A number of WGMs progressed to IMs and/or GMs.
2. There are 6.320 FMs* and 1.200 WFMs.
3. Highest rated (standard chess) FM is higher rated than 1.291 GMs.
4. Highest rated (standard chess) FM is higher rated than all 279 WGMs.
5. Lowest rated FM has the same rating (standard chess) as the lowest rated GM.
6. World’s highest rated (standard chess) U10 (birth-years 2003 only) is USA Awonder Liang (2053), also an FM since 2011 (FIDE World Youth Chess Championship U8).
7. World’s highest rated (standard chess) GU10 (birth-years 2003 only) is BUL Nurgyul Salimova (1870), also a WFM since 2011 (European Youth Chess Championship GU8).
8. World’s highest rated (standard chess) U8 (birth-years 2005 only) is COL David Felipe Ribero (2050),
9. World’s highest rated (standard chess) GU8 (birth-years 2005 only) is VIE Ngoc Yen Vy Nguyen (1571).
10. Youngest FIDE-rated (standard chess) player in the world is IRI GU5 Romina Nasihat (1536).
11. May 2013 FRL has 377K entries. Of those, 115K are U20 (juniors of both genders). Among them, ENG has 576 junior entries, of which 185 are FIDE-rated (standard chess). SRB has 970, of which 309 are FIDE-rated. RUS has 7694, of which 3033 are FIDE-rated. USA has 2201, and 463 FIDE-rated juniors. Norway has a 5 million population, 372 registered juniors, of them 115 are FIDE-rated (standard chess).
12. Among 1403 registered GMs, 580 (41%) are rated (standard chess) below 2500 elo, and starting with former World Chess Champion challenger GM Viktor Kortchnoi (2499).
13. Among 279 registered WGMs, 160 (57%) are rated (standard chess) below 2300 elo.
14. Among 3229 registered IMs, 1946 (60%) are rated (standard chess) below 2400 elo.
15. Among 652 registered WIMs, 408 (63%) are rated (standard chess) below 2200 elo.
16. Among 6320 registered FMs, 3865 (61%) are rated (standard chess) below 2300 elo.
17. Among 1199 registered WFMs, 725 (60%) are rated (standard chess) below 2100 elo.
18. Among 611 registered CMs, 447 (73%) are rated (standard chess) below 2200 elo.
19. Among 261 registered WCMs, 218 (84%) are rated (standard chess) below 2000 elo.
20. Highest rated (standard chess) untitled player is ARG U35 Gustavo German (2515).
21. There are 160K FIDE-rated (standard chess) players in the world. Their average FIDE rating is 1917. Their average year of birth is 1974.

More stats can be extracted from here: http://ratings.fide.com/download.phtml (updated now on a monthly basis)

* If searching via here, you will not find all data, as it seems currently by default limited to 50 pages with maximum 100 names on each.

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