Water polo Alltimetable Men World Championship 1973-2017

Croatia clinched their 2nd title in 2017. (Source: waterpology.com)

RANK TEAM T GP W D L GF GA GD P %
1 Hungary 17 116 85 12 19 1174 751 423 182 78,45%
2 Italy 17 120 74 9 37 998 732 266 157 65,42%
3 Spain 16 113 73 6 34 1009 722 287 152 67,26%
4 United States 17 115 59 8 48 926 749 177 126 54,78%
5 Yugoslavia 10 74 55 5 14 626 402 224 115 77,70%
6 Croatia 11 73 53 3 17 785 484 301 109 74,66%
7 Germany 14 95 48 8 39 722 634 88 104 54,74%
8 Australia 17 117 50 4 63 898 847 51 104 44,44%
9 Greece 14 100 47 5 48 766 735 31 99 49,50%
10 Canada 16 99 35 4 60 684 838 -154 74 37,37%
11 Soviet Union 6 46 32 5 9 354 219 135 69 75,00%
12 Romania 11 74 32 2 40 541 533 8 66 44,59%
13 Serbia 6 38 29 3 6 443 279 164 61 80,26%
14 Russia 8 54 28 1 25 476 457 19 57 52,78%
15 Cuba 8 57 23 5 29 376 425 -49 51 44,74%
16 Netherlands 7 53 25 0 28 314 297 17 50 47,17%
17 Montenegro 5 33 21 2 10 327 235 92 44 66,67%
18 Kazakhstan 8 49 14 0 35 341 517 -176 28 28,57%
19 Brazil 8 48 11 5 32 313 434 -121 27 28,13%
20 Mexico 3 25 9 3 13 115 124 -9 21 42,00%
21 China 9 49 8 3 38 346 569 -223 19 19,39%
22 France 4 26 7 4 15 189 242 -53 18 34,62%
23 Slovakia 3 23 8 0 15 157 193 -36 16 34,78%
24 Bulgaria 3 23 7 2 14 100 146 -46 16 34,78%
25 Japan 7 38 8 0 30 280 451 -171 16 21,05%
26 South Africa 9 48 7 1 40 235 580 -345 15 15,63%
27 Iran 2 14 2 0 12 45 146 -101 4 14,29%
28 Egypt 2 13 2 0 11 86 194 -108 4 15,38%
29 FYR Macedonia 1 5 1 1 3 38 47 -9 3 30,00%
30 Great Britain 1 7 1 1 5 21 50 -29 3 21,43%
31 New Zealand 6 35 1 1 33 146 551 -405 3 4,29%
32 Israel 3 21 0 1 20 56 216 -160 1 2,38%
33 Argentina 1 5 0 0 5 32 76 -44 0 0,00%
34 Colombia 1 8 0 0 8 21 65 -44 0 0,00%