Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 40.82 United States USA USA London (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 2012
World Leading 2016 42.22 Unattached UND UND Gainesville, FL 22 APR 2016
IAAF World Championships Record 41.07 Jamaica JAM JAM Beijing (National Stadium) 29 AUG 2015
Olympic Games Records 40.82 United States USA USA London (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 2012
Area Records - AFRICA 42.39 Nigeria NGR NGR Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 07 AUG 1992
Area Records - ASIA 42.23 Sichuan CHN CHN Shanghai 23 OCT 1997
Area Records - EUROPE 41.37 German Democratic Republic GDR GDR Canberra (Bruce Stadium) 06 OCT 1985
Area Records - NORTH,CENTRAL AMERICA&C. 40.82 United States USA USA London (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 2012
Area Records - OCEANIA 42.99 Australia AUS AUS Pietersburg 18 MAR 2000
Area Records - SOUTH AMERICA 42.29 Brazil BRA BRA Moskva (Luzhniki) 18 AUG 2013
Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 43.29 United States "Blue" Junior USA USA Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 08 AUG 2006
World U20 Leading 2016 44.30 Jamaica Junior JAM JAM St. George's (National Stadium) 27 MAR 2016
Championships U20 Records 43.40 Jamaica Junior JAM JAM Kingston (NS), JAM 21 JUL 2002

Legend

* Pending ratification.

Mx: mixed gender race.

Wo: women only race.