This MMA ranking of Countries is based on the value of fighters from those countries.
A mixture of fighter scores is aggregated to create CountryTotal score.
Both quantity and quality of fighters are taken into consideration.
All measures that are used to calculate CountryTotal can be grouped into:
Here are some measures that are used to create CountryTotal score:
maxCS – maximum Current Score (fighter with the highest Current Score)
minRkCtg, minRkP4P – best ranked fighter in weight Category and P4P
cntFtr – count of all ranked fighters (active in the last 3 years)
cntFtr1yr – number of fighters that fought in the last 365 days
Sum1yW – number of Wins in the last 500 days
goodFtr – number of very good fighters (fighter value > 10)
rk1Ctg – number of fighters ranked #1 in any weight category
rk5Ctg – number of fighters ranked in top 5 in any weight category
rk3Ctg, rk10Ctg, rk25Ctg, rk50Ctg
rk5p4p - number of fighters ranked in top 5 P4P
rk10p4p, rk25p4p, rk50p4p, rk100p4p, rk500p4p
This table shows different fighter counts based on their current ranking.
All fighters are assigned to at least one country.
A fighter can be associated with two countries when he is born in one country, but his parents are from another country.
This also depends on what a fighter says and shows about country affiliation.
If somebody comes to a fight carrying two flags, then he represents both countries.
When a fighter is associated with two countries, in country rankings, points that fighter carries are split between those two countries.
Go to Individual Country Top 10 Rankings to see who are top fighters in each Country.
Total Fighter Count for each Country and per Weight Category (includes fighters that are no longer active).