World Aquatics Championships

Sport Multiple sports
Competition Category World Championships
Years 1973—2019
Editions 18
Competitors 2409
Countries 111

Editions

Year Host City Country Held Events Competitors Countries
1973 Beograd YUG 31 August – 9 September 1973 4 70 23
1975 Cali COL 19 – 27 July 1975 4 65 20
1978 West-Berlin GER 20 – 28 August 1978 4 69 22
1982 Guayaquil ECU 29 July – 8 August 1982 4 91 26
1986 Madrid ESP 13 – 23 August 1986 4 98 30
1991 Perth AUS 3 – 13 January 1991 9 154 32
1994 Roma ITA 1 – 11 September 1994 9 202 45
1998 Perth AUS 8 – 17 January 1998 16 207 46
2001 Fukuoka JPN 16 – 29 July 2001 16 240 45
2003 Barcelona ESP 12 – 27 July 2003 16 301 52
2005 Montréal CAN 16 – 31 July 2005 19 293 48
2007 Melbourne AUS 18 March – 1 April 2007 16 322 60
2009 Roma ITA 17 July – 2 August 2009 16 341 60
2011 Shanghai CHN 16 – 31 July 2011 17 385 61
2013 Barcelona ESP 19 July – 4 August 2013 19 413 66
2015 Kazan RUS 24 July – 9 August 2015 22 456 70
2017 Budapest HUN 14 – 30 July 2017 22 478 72
2019 Gwangju KOR 12 – 28 July 2019 22 506 76

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 China CHN 96 54 26 176
2 United States USA 27 29 25 81
3 Russia RUS 26 33 27 86
4 Germany GER 15 24 30 69
5 Italy ITA 12 12 29 53
6 Australia AUS 11 13 16 40
7 Canada CAN 7 15 11 33
8 France FRA 7 6 3 16
9 Great Britain GBR 7 5 8 20
10 Brazil BRA 6 3 6 15
11 Netherlands NED 5 6 4 15
12 Soviet Union URS 3 7 6 16
13 Ukraine UKR 2 4 5 11
14 Greece GRE 2 4 3 9
15 Mexico MEX 1 8 13 22
16 East Germany GDR 1 4 2 7
17 Hungary HUN 1 2 3 6
18 Spain ESP 1 2 1 4
19 Malaysia MAS 1 1 4 6
20 North Korea PRK 1 1 2 4
21 Sweden SWE 1 1 1 3
22 Bulgaria BUL 1 0 3 4
23 South Africa RSA 1 0 1 2
= Tunisia TUN 1 0 1 2
25 Colombia COL 1 0 0 1
= Switzerland SUI 1 0 0 1
= Zimbabwe ZIM 1 0 0 1
28 Czech Republic CZE 0 2 0 2
29 Cuba CUB 0 1 1 2
= Czechoslovakia TCH 0 1 1 2
31 Belgium BEL 0 1 0 1
= Ecuador ECU 0 1 0 1
33 Belarus BLR 0 0 2 2
= Japan JPN 0 0 2 2
35 Argentina ARG 0 0 1 1
= Egypt EGY 0 0 1 1
= Finland FIN 0 0 1 1
= South Korea KOR 0 0 1 1