World Junior Swimming Championships

Sport Swimming
Competition Category World Championships
Years 2006—2023
Editions 9
Competitors 1661
Countries 81

The 2021 edition originally scheduled for Kazan (RUS) from 24 to 29 August 2021 was first postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and later also moved to Lima (PER) due to the invasion of the Russian Federation in Ukraine.

Editions

Year Host City Country Held Events Competitors Countries
2006 Rio de Janeiro BRA 22 – 27 August 2006 40 223 34
2008 Monterrey MEX 8 – 13 July 2008 40 120 18
2011 Lima PER 16 – 21 August 2011 40 116 19
2013 Dubai UAE 26 – 31 August 2013 42 415 49
2015 Singapore SGP 25 – 30 August 2015 42 414 47
2017 Indianapolis USA 23 – 28 August 2017 42 109 18
2019 Budapest HUN 20 – 25 August 2019 42 116 20
2022 Lima PER 30 August – 4 September 2022 42 110 22
2023 Netanya ISR 4 – 9 September 2023 42 116 21

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 United States USA 84 68 59 211
2 Australia AUS 40 31 26 97
3 Russia RUS 36 39 43 118
4 Japan JPN 29 34 32 95
5 Italy ITA 24 36 41 101
6 Canada CAN 18 26 32 76
7 Hungary HUN 13 20 3 36
8 Spain ESP 12 7 12 31
9 Poland POL 12 6 13 31
10 Great Britain GBR 10 12 19 41
11 Ukraine UKR 10 4 5 19
12 Turkey TUR 10 2 2 14
13 New Zealand NZL 9 2 1 12
14 China CHN 6 11 10 27
15 Romania ROU 6 4 3 13
16 Germany GER 5 9 5 19
17 France FRA 5 6 9 20
18 Lithuania LTU 5 3 3 11
19 Brazil BRA 3 10 6 19
20 Greece GRE 3 3 5 11
21 Croatia CRO 3 2 2 7
22 Portugal POR 3 0 0 3
23 South Africa RSA 2 6 9 17
24 Czech Republic CZE 2 5 4 11
25 Austria AUT 2 3 4 9
26 Argentina ARG 2 1 2 5
= Denmark DEN 2 1 2 5
28 Belgium BEL 2 1 0 3
= Bosnia and Herzegovina BIH 2 1 0 3
30 Hong Kong HKG 2 0 2 4
31 Slovenia SLO 2 0 0 2
32 Serbia SRB 1 4 3 8
33 Belarus BLR 1 3 1 5
34 Bulgaria BUL 1 2 2 5
35 Estonia EST 1 1 1 3
= Ireland IRL 1 1 1 3
37 Serbia and Montenegro SCG 1 1 0 2
= Trinidad and Tobago TTO 1 1 0 2
39 Egypt EGY 1 0 1 2
40 Indonesia INA 1 0 0 1
41 Sweden SWE 0 4 2 6
42 Malaysia MAS 0 2 0 2
43 Cyprus CYP 0 1 1 2
= South Korea KOR 0 1 1 2
45 Venezuela VEN 0 0 3 3
46 Ecuador ECU 0 0 1 1
= Panama PAN 0 0 1 1
= Slovakia SVK 0 0 1 1