The Sports Almanac

Summer Olympics

MEDAL TOTAL LEADERS

UNITED STATES - 2332 Medals

GREAT BRITAIN - 721 Medals

GERMANY - 655 Medals

Only Includes Present Countries
EVENT
RANK
COUNTRY
GOLD
SILVER
BRONZE
TOTAL EVENT
Archery
1
UNITED STATES
943
744
645
2332
Modern Pentathlon
Athletics
2
Great Britain
211
256
254
721
Rowing
Badminton
3
Germany
192
221
242
655
Rugby Sevens
Basketball
4
France
192
214
233
639
Sailing
Boxing
5
Italy
191
158
175
524
Shooting
Canoeing/Kayaking
6
Sweden
142
160
173
475
Swimming
Cycling
7
Hungary
160
140
159
459
Synchronized Swimming
Diving
8
Australia
132
139
165
436
Table Tennis
Equestrian
9
China
169
120
113
402
Taekwondo
Fencing
10
Japan
123
115
127
365
Tennis
Soccer
11
Russia
117
106
120
343 Triathlon
Golf
12
Finland
101
83
116
300
Volleyball
Gymnastics
13
Romania
86
89
116
291
Water Polo
Handball 14
Poland
63
81
119
263
Weightlifting
Field Hockey 15
Canada
58
94
110
262
Wrestling
Judo
16
Netherlands
71
79
96
246
Discontinued Events

17
South Korea
71
74
76
221


18
Bulgaria
51
84
77
212


19
Cuba
67
65
64
196


20
Switzerland
45
70
65
180


21
Denmark
41
64
67
172


22
Norway
54
48
43
145


23
Belgium
37
51
51
139


24
Spain
34
50
30
114


25
Greece
30
42
36
108


26
Ukraine
28
23
48
99


27
Brazil
20
26
46
92


28
New Zealand
37
15
35
87


29
Kenya
24
33
29
86


30
Austria
18
33
35
86


31
Turkey
38
24
22
84


32
South Africa
20
25
26
71


33
Argentina
17
23
26
66


34
Belarus
10
20
36
66


35
Jamaica
17
28
20
65


36
Mexico
13
19
26
58


37
Iran
11
16
22
49


38
Ethiopia
21
7
17
45


39
North Korea
10
12
19
41


40
Kazakhstan
10
16
14
40


41
Czech Republic
11
12
12
35


42
Estonia
9
8
15
32


43
Indonesia
6
9
10
25


44
Egypt
7
7
10
24


45
Ireland
8
7
8
23


46
Nigeria
2
9
12
23


47
Morocco
6
5
11
22


48
Portugal
4
7
11
22


49
India
9
4
8
21


50
Thailand
7
4
10
21


51
Slovakia
7
8
5
20


52
Mongolia
2
7
10
19


53
Chinese Taipei
2
6
11
19


54
Georgia
5
2
11
18


55
Croatia
4
6
8
18


56
Trinidad & Tobago
2
5
11
18


57
Uzbekistan
4
5
8
17


58
Latvia
2
11
4
17


59
Lithuania
4
4
8
16


60
Azerbaijan
4
3
9
16


61
Slovenia
3
6
7
16


62
Algeria
5
2
8
15


63
Chile
2
7
4
13


64
Colombia
1
4
7
12


65
Bahamas
4
3
4
11


66
Venezuela
1
2
8
11


67
Pakistan
3
3
4
10


68
Uruguay
2
2
6
10


69
Armenia
1
1
7
9


70
Philippines
0
2
7
9


71
Zimbabwe
3
4
1
8


72
Tunisia
2
3
3
8


73
Uganda
2
3
2
7


74
Isreal
1
1
5
7


75
Puerto Rico
0
1
6
7


76
Dominican Republic
3
2
1
6


77
Cameroon
3
1
1
5


78
Malaysia
0
3
2
5


79
Moldova
0
2
3
5


80
Peru
1
3
0
4


81
Costa Rica
1
1
2
4


82
Namibia
0
4
0
4


83
Lebanon
0
2
2
4


84
Iceland
0
2
2
4


85
Ghana
0
1
3
4


86
Syria
1
1
1
3


87
Panama
1
0
2
3


88
Serbia
0
1
2
3


89
Kyrgyzstan 0
1
2
3


90
Qatar
0
0
3
3


91
Hong Kong
1
1
0
2


92
Luxembourg
1
1
0
2


93
Ecuador
1
1
0
2


94
Mozambique
1
0
1
2


95
Suriname
1
0
1
2


96
Bahrain
1
0
1
2


97
Tanzania
0
2
0
2


98
Singapore
0
2
0
2


99
Vietnam
0
2
0
2


100
Haiti
0
1
1
2


101
Saudi Arabia
0
1
1
2


102
Sri Lanka
0
1
1
2


103
Zambia
0
1
1
2


104
Tajikistan
0
1
1
2


105
Burundi
1
0
0
1


106
United Arab Emirates
1
0
0
1


107
Grenada
1
0
0
1


108
Ivory Coast
0
1
0
1


109
Netherlands Antillies
0
1
0
1


110
Paraguay
0
1
0
1


111
Senegal
0
1
0
1


112
Tonga
0
1
0
1


113
US Virgin Islands
0
1
0
1


114
Sudan
0
1
0
1


115
Botswana
0
1
0
1


116
Guatemala
0
1
0
1


117
Barbados
0
0
1
1


118
Bermuda
0
0
1
1


119
Djibouti
0
0
1
1


120
Eritrea
0
0
1
1


121
Guyana
0
0
1
1


122
Iraq
0
0
1
1


123
Kuwait
0
0
1
1


124
Macedonia
0
0
1
1


125
Niger
0
0
1
1


126
Afghanistan
0
0
1
1


127
Mauritius
0
0
1
1


128
Togo
0
0
1
1