|5th IAAF World Indoor Championships|
|Host city||Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain|
|Date(s)||10 March–12 March|
|Main stadium||Palau Sant Jordi|
|Participation||594 athletes from |
The 5th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain from 10 March to 12 March 1995. Almost 600 athletes from 131 nations participated in 27 events.
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|60 m|| Bruny Surin ||6.46|
| Darren Braithwaite ||6.51|| Robert Esmie ||6.55|
|200 m|| Geir Moen ||20.58|| Troy Douglas ||20.94|| Sebastián Keitel ||20.98|
|400 m|| Darnell Hall ||46.17|| Sunday Bada ||46.38|| Mikhail Vdovin ||46.65|
|800 m|| Clive Terrelonge ||1:47.30|| Benson Koech ||1:47.51|| Pavel Soukup ||1:47.74|
|1500 m|| Hicham El Guerrouj ||3:44.54|| Mateo Canellas ||3:44.85|| Erik Nedeau ||3:44.91|
|3000 m|| Gennaro Di Napoli ||7:50.89|| Anacleto Jiménez ||7:50.98|| Brahim Jabbour ||7:51.42|
|60 m hurdles|| Allen Johnson ||7.39|
| Courtney Hawkins ||7.41|| Tony Jarrett ||7.42|
|4 × 400 m relay|
|High jump|| Javier Sotomayor ||2.38|| Lambros Papakostas ||2.35|
| Tony Barton ||2.32|
|Pole vault|| Sergey Bubka ||5.90|| Igor Potapovich ||5.80|| Okkert Brits |
|Long jump|| Iván Pedroso ||8.51|
| Mattias Sunneborn ||8.20|
| Erick Walder ||8.14|
|Triple jump|| Brian Wellman ||17.72|
| Yoelvis Quesada ||17.62|| Serge Hélan ||17.06|
|Shot put|| Mika Halvari ||20.74|| C.J. Hunter ||20.58|| Dragan Perić ||20.36|
|Heptathlon|| Christian Plaziat ||6246|| Tomáš Dvořák ||6169|| Henrik Dagard ||6142|
|60 m|| Merlene Ottey ||6.97|| Melanie Paschke ||7.10|| Carlette Guidry ||7.11|
|200 m|| Melinda Gainsford ||22.64|
| Pauline Davis ||22.68|
| Natalya Voronova ||23.01|
|400 m|| Irina Privalova ||50.23|
| Sandie Richards ||51.38|| Daniela Georgieva ||51.78|
|800 m|| Maria Mutola ||1:57.62|| Yelena Afanasyeva ||1:59.79|| Letitia Vriesde ||2:00.36|
|1500 m|| Regina Jacobs ||4:12.61|| Carla Sacramento ||4:13.02|| Maite Zúñiga ||4:16.63|
|3000 m|| Gabriela Szabo ||8:54.50|| Lynn Jennings ||8:55.23|| Joan Nesbit ||8:56.08|
|60 m hurdles|| Aliuska López ||7.92|| Olga Shishigina ||7.92|| Brigita Bukovec ||7.93|
|4 × 400 m relay|
|High jump|| Alina Astafei ||2.01|| Britta Bilač ||1.99|| Heike Henkel ||1.99|
|Long jump|| Lyudmila Galkina ||6.95|| Irina Mushayilova ||6.90|| Susen Tiedtke ||6.90|
|Triple jump|| Yolanda Chen ||15.03|
| Iva Prandzheva ||14.71|| Ren Ruiping ||14.37|
|Shot put|| Kathrin Neimke ||19.40|| Connie Price-Smith ||19.12|| Grit Hammer ||19.02|
|Pentathlon|| Svetlana Moskalets ||4834|
| Kym Carter ||4632|| Irina Tyukhay ||4622|
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|Totals (34 nations)||27||27||28||82|
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