| Soviet Union|
| East Germany (3rd title)|
East Germany women's national handball team
2014 Women's Youth Wo, 2015 World Men's Handball, 2010 European Men's Ha
The 1978 World Women's Handball Championship took place in Czechoslovakia from between 30 November-10 December 1978. East Germany won the tournament ahead of Soviet Union and Hungary.
1978 World Women's Handball Championship Wikipedia
+ Results carried over from Preliminary Round