1972 Munich Medal Tally

Here are the top 10 ranked countries based on Olympic medals won in 1972. As per tradition, the ranking order is based first on the number of gold medals, then silver and bronze. See more about the Munich Games in 1972.

In 1972, the leading country on the medal table was the USSR.

rank Country Gold Silver Bronze total
1 USSR 50 27 22 99
2 USA 33 31 30 94
3 East Germany 20 23 23 66
4 West Germany 13 11 16 40
5 Japan 13 8 8 29
6 Australia 8 7 2 17
7 Poland 7 5 9 21
8 Hungary 6 13 16 35
9 Bulgaria 6 10 5 21
10 Italy 5 3 10 18

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