Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 5:23.75 Genzebe DIBABA 08 FEB 1991 ETH ETH Sabadell (ESP) 07 FEB 2017
Area Records - Africa 5:23.75 Genzebe DIBABA 08 FEB 1991 ETH ETH Sabadell (ESP) 07 FEB 2017
Area Records - Asia 5:29.41 Junxia WANG 09 JAN 1973 CHN CHN Beijing (CHN) 12 SEP 1993
Area Records - Europe 5:25.36 Sonia O'SULLIVAN 28 NOV 1969 IRL IRL Edinburgh (GBR) 08 JUL 1994
Area Records - NACAC 5:32.7h Mary DECKER 04 AUG 1958 USA USA Eugene, OR (USA) 03 AUG 1984
Area Records - Oceania 5:37.71 Benita WILLIS-JOHNSON 06 MAY 1979 AUS AUS Ostrava (CZE) 12 JUN 2003
Area Records - South America 5:59.96 Niusha MANCILLA HEREDIA 19 JAN 1971 BOL BOL Rivas (ESP) 10 JUN 2004

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