Mister World

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Not to be confused with Mr. World. ‹See Tfd›

The Mister World competition is a male beauty pageant sponsored by the Miss World Organization.[1] The competition is biennial and was founded in 1996.[2] The entrants compete in various activities including waterskiing, mountain biking, and marathon running. The current Mister World is Nicklas Pedersen of Denmark who was crowned on June 15, 2014 in Torbay, England. Traditionally, Mister World lives in London during his reign.

Titleholders[edit]

Year Country Mister World Location Number of Entrants
1996  Belgium Tom Nuyens  Turkey 50
1998  Venezuela Sandro Finoglio  Portugal 43
2000  Uruguay Ignacio Kliche  Scotland 32
2003  Brazil Gustavo Gianetti  England 38
2007  Spain Juan García Postigo  China 56
2010  Ireland Kamal Ibrahim  Korea 74
2012  Colombia Francisco Escobar  England 48
2014  Denmark Nicklas Pedersen  England 46

Country rankings[edit]

The following is similar to an Olympic medal table, that includes every country and territory that has placed in the Mister World[3] pageant, based on all results from the first edition in 1996 to the most recent competition in 2012.

By number of wins[edit]

Title Country/Territory Winning year(s)
1  Denmark 2014
 Colombia 2012
 Ireland 2010
 Spain 2007
 Brazil 2003
 Uruguay 2000
 Venezuela 1998
 Belgium 1996


Rank Country/Territory Mister World 1st runner-up 2nd runner-up 3rd runner-up 4th runner-up Semifinalists Total
1  Brazil 1 1 0 0 0 2 4
2  Belgium 1 0 1 0 0 2 4
3  Ireland 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
4  Venezuela 1 0 0 0 0 3 4
5  Spain 1 0 0 0 0 1 2
6  Denmark 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
6  Colombia 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
6  Uruguay 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
9  Mexico 0 1 1 1 0 2 5
10  Nigeria 0 1 1 0 0 1 3
11  Lebanon 0 1 0 1 0 3 5
12  Puerto Rico 0 1 0 1 0 2 4
13  Germany 0 1 0 0 0 1 2
14  Czech Republic 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
14  Philippines 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
16  China 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
16  USA 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
18  France 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
18  Turkey 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
20  Costa Rica 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
21  Barbados 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
21  Chile 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
22  India 0 0 0 0 0 4 4
23  England 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
23  Netherlands 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
23  Ukraine 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
23  Aruba 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
23  Croatia 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
23  Jamaica 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
23  United Kingdom 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
30  Curacao 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Moldova 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Argentina 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Australia 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Austria 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Bahamas 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Canada 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Greece 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Guadeloupe 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Korea 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Latvia 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Malta 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Northern Ireland 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Norway 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Peru 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Singapore 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  South Africa 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Sweden 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Thailand 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Vietnam 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Wales 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
30  Yugoslavia 0 0 0 0 0 1 1

Albania, Angola, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Georgia, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Liberia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Macedonia, Malaysia, Martinique, Mongolia, Montenegro, New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Serbia and Montenegro, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, and Zambia have all entered the Mister World pageant at least once, but never placed.

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) "Irlandés es elegido nuevo Mister Mundo". El Nuevo Diario. April 4, 2010. Retrieved June 27, 2013. 
  2. ^ "World's most desirable men to face off in S. China". People's Daily. January 31, 2007. Retrieved June 27, 2013. 
  3. ^ [1]