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2016 Olympics medal count

COUNTRY
G
S
B
TOTAL
USA
46
37
38
121
China
26
18
26
70
Great Britain
27
23
17
67
Russia
19
18
19
56
Germany
17
10
15
42
France
10
18
14
42
Japan
12
8
21
41
Australia
8
11
10
29
Italy
8
12
8
28
Canada
4
3
15
22
South Korea
9
3
9
21
Netherlands
8
7
4
19
Brazil
7
6
6
19
New Zealand
4
9
5
18
Azerbaijan
1
7
10
18
Spain
7
4
6
17
Kazakhstan
3
5
9
17
Hungary
8
3
4
15
Denmark
2
6
7
15
Kenya
6
6
1
13
Uzbekistan
4
2
7
13
Jamaica
6
3
2
11
Cuba
5
2
4
11
Sweden
2
6
3
11
Ukraine
2
5
4
11
Poland
2
3
6
11
Croatia
5
3
2
10
South Africa
2
6
2
10
Czech Republic
1
2
7
10
Belarus
1
4
4
9
Colombia
3
2
3
8
Iran
3
1
4
8
Serbia
2
4
2
8
Turkey
1
3
4
8
Ethiopia
1
2
5
8
Switzerland
3
2
2
7
North Korea
2
3
2
7
Georgia
2
1
4
7
Greece
3
1
2
6
Belgium
2
2
2
6
Thailand
2
2
2
6
Romania
1
1
3
5
Malaysia
0
4
1
5
Mexico
0
3
2
5
Argentina
3
1
0
4
Slovakia
2
2
0
4
Armenia
1
3
0
4
Slovenia
1
2
1
4
Lithuania
0
1
3
4
Norway
0
0
4
4
Indonesia
1
2
0
3
Chinese Taipei
1
0
2
3
Bulgaria
0
1
2
3
Venezuela
0
1
2
3
Egypt
0
0
3
3
Tunisia
0
0
3
3
Bahrain
1
1
0
2
Vietnam
1
1
0
2
Bahamas
1
0
1
2
Cote d'Ivoire
1
0
1
2
IOA
1
0
1
2
Algeria
0
2
0
2
Ireland
0
2
0
2
India
0
1
1
2
Mongolia
0
1
1
2
Israel
0
0
2
2
Fiji
1
0
0
1
Jordan
1
0
0
1
Kosovo
1
0
0
1
Puerto Rico
1
0
0
1
Singapore
1
0
0
1
Tajikistan
1
0
0
1
Burundi
0
1
0
1
Grenada
0
1
0
1
Niger
0
1
0
1
Philippines
0
1
0
1
Qatar
0
1
0
1
Austria
0
0
1
1
Dominican Republic
0
0
1
1
Estonia
0
0
1
1
Finland
0
0
1
1
Moldova
0
0
1
1
Morocco
0
0
1
1
Nigeria
0
0
1
1
Portugal
0
0
1
1
Trinidad and Tobago
0
0
1
1
United Arab Emirates
0
0
1
1
Medal count will be updated at the conclusion of each day's medal events.
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