Side-by-sides for Australia v Uruguay

Twice RWC winners Australia play Uruguay at Villa Park later today.

Current World Rank 2 meets 19.

Australia has approx 6 times the playing pool / population intensity of Uruguay.

Australia Uruguay
GDP per Capita 36504,13 7208,74
Population (mms) 22,34 3,38
Arable land % 6,21 10,10
Registered players 230663 6069
World Ranking (pre-RWC 2015) 2 19
World Ranking (current) 2 19
Affiliated players / total population % 1,03% 0,18%
Sources: World Bank, World Rugby, own calculations
Note: GDP per capita shown in constant 2005 USD

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Empirical Rugby is a blog that provides fundmental insight into rugby union using empirical analysis of rugby data.

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