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Beijing 2008 Olympics Medals Table


Beijing 2008 Olympics medal table is a detailed list of National Olympic Committees (NOCs) which have been ranked in accordance to the number of gold medals that have been won by their athletes during the Games. Approximately, 11,028 athletes, hailing from 204 NOCs participated in about 308 events in 28 sports at the Beijing 2008 Olympics. While 86 countries won Olympic medals, 118 were left without a medal and 54 won at least one gold medal. Athletes from China won a maximum of 51 gold medals, followed by athletes from the United States who won 36 gold medals and Russian athletes, who won 23 gold medals.

During the Beijing 2008 Olympics, countries including Afghanistan, Mauritius, Sudan, Tajikistan and Togo opened their innings by winning Olympic medals for the very first time. While athletes from Panama and Mongolia won their first gold medals, Serbian swimming sensation Milorad Cavic won the first medal as an independent National Olympic Committee (NOC). All the information about the medals won during the Beijing 2008 Olympics is based on data provided by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and is in sync with IOC convention in the published medal tables. The below table has been ordered by the count of gold medals won by athletes hailing from a nation, followed by the number of silver and bronze medals won by athletes belonging to different nations.

2008 Olympics Medals Table

Country Gold Silver Bronze
China 51 21 28
United States 36 38 36
Russia 23 21 28
Great Britain 19 13 15
Germany 16 10 15
Australia 14 15 17
South Korea 13 10 8
Japan 9 6 10
Italy 8 10 10
France 7 16 17
Ukraine 7 5 15
Netherlands 7 5 4
Jamaica 6 3 2
Spain 5 10 3
Kenya 5 5 4
Belarus 4 5 10
Romania 4 1 3
Ethiopia 4 1 2
Canada 3 9 6
Poland 3 6 1
Hungary 3 5 2
Norway 3 5 2
Brazil 3 4 8
Czech Republic 3 3 0
Slovakia 3 2 1
New Zealand 3 1 5
Georgia 3 0 3
Cuba 2 11 11
Kazakhstan 2 4 7
Denmark 2 2 3
Mongolia 2 2 0
Thailand 2 2 0
North Korea 2 1 3
Argentina 2 0 4
Switzerland 2 0 4
Mexico 2 0 1
Turkey 1 4 3
Zimbabwe 1 3 0
Azerbaijan 1 2 4
Uzbekistan 1 2 3
Slovenia 1 2 2
Bulgaria 1 1 3
Indonesia 1 1 3
Finland 1 1 2
Latvia 1 1 1
Belgium 1 1 0
Dominican Republic 1 1 0
Estonia 1 1 0
Portugal 1 1 0
India 1 0 2
Iran 1 0 1
Bahrain 1 0 0
Cameroon 1 0 0
Panama 1 0 0
Tunisia 1 0 0
Sweden 0 4 1
Croatia 0 2 3
Lithuania 0 2 3
Greece 0 2 2
Trinidad and Tobago 0 2 0
Nigeria 0 1 3
Austria 0 1 2
Ireland 0 1 2
Serbia 0 1 2
Algeria 0 1 1
Bahamas 0 1 1
Colombia 0 1 1
Kirghyzstan 0 1 1
Morocco 0 1 1
Tajikistan 0 1 1
Chile 0 1 0
Ecuador 0 1 0
Iceland 0 1 0
Malaysia 0 1 0
South Africa 0 1 0
Singapore 0 1 0
Sudan 0 1 0
Vietnam 0 1 0
Armenia 0 0 6
Chinese Taipei 0 0 4
Afghanistan 0 0 1
Egypt 0 0 1
Israel 0 0 1
Moldova 0 0 1
Mauritius 0 0 1
Togo 0 0 1
Venezuela 0 0 1


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Last updated on : July 11, 2016




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