Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 4:12.56 Svetlana Masterkova 17 JAN 1968 RUS RUS Zürich 14 AUG 1996
World Leading 2018 4:14.71 Sifan Hassan 01 JAN 1993 NED NED London (GBR) 22 JUL 2018
Area Records - AFRICA 4:13.31 (i) Genzebe Dibaba 08 FEB 1991 ETH ETH Stockholm (Globe Arena) 17 FEB 2016
Area Records - ASIA 4:17.75 Maryam Yusuf Jamal 16 SEP 1984 BRN BRN Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 14 SEP 2007
Area Records - EUROPE 4:12.56 Svetlana Masterkova 17 JAN 1968 RUS RUS Zürich 14 AUG 1996
Area Records - NORTH,CENTRAL AMERICA&C. 4:16.71 Mary Slaney 04 AUG 1958 USA USA Zürich (Letzigrund) 21 AUG 1985
Area Records - OCEANIA 4:21.40 Linden Hall 20 JUN 1991 AUS AUS London (GBR) 22 JUL 2018
Area Records - SOUTH AMERICA 4:30.05 Soraya Vieira Telles 6 SEP 1958 BRA BRA Bratislava 09 JUN 1988
Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 4:17.57 Zola Pieterse 26 MAY 1966 GBR GBR Zürich (Letzigrund) 21 AUG 1985
World U20 Leading 2018 4:29.74 Biri Abera 29 APR 2000 ETH ETH Hengelo (NED) 03 JUN 2018

Legend

* Pending ratification.

Mx: mixed gender race.

Wo: women only race.