All-Time Medal Table Comparison - GDP (2016 UDATE)

Here is a table of countries/teams that have competed at the Olympic Games (including 2016 data). As part of the discussion about alternative ranking methods, additional information about how each country has performed based on gross domestic product (GDP) data has been added.

The gross domestic product (GDP) is the value of all final goods and services produced within a state in a given year. The GDP dollar estimates given on this page are derived from purchasing power parity (PPP) calculations.

Below is the complete table, you may wish to see the top countries of all time when ranked for per-GDP - number of gold medals per GDP, number of total medals per GDP). See also the complete medal table relative to population data.

The country with the largest GDP which is yet to win a medal is Bangladesh.

Table: All Countries All-Time Medal Tally Comparison (Per-GDP)

Team  Appearances Golds Total Medals GDP
Afghanistan 14 0 2 62.79
Albania 8 0 0 32.44
Algeria 13 5 17 570.6
American Samoa 8 0 0 0.711
Andorra 11 0 0 3.163
Angola 9 0 0 185.2
Antigua and Barbuda 10 0 0 2.096
Argentina 24 21 74 964.3
Armenia 6 2 16 25.22
Aruba 8 0 0 2.516
Australasia 26 147 497 1,489
Austria 27 18 87 403.8
Azerbaijan 6 7 44 174.3
Bahamas 16 6 14 9.231
Bahrain 9 1 3 64.9
Bangladesh 9 0 0 577
Barbados 12 0 1 4.658
Belarus 6 13 85 168.2
Belgium 26 41 148 494.6
Belize 12 0 0 3.071
Benin 11 0 0 21.16
Bermuda 18 0 1 5.198
Bhutan 9 0 0 6.383
Bohemia 3 0 4
Bolivia 14 0 0 73.88
Bosnia and Herzegovina 7 0 0 39.46
Botswana 10 0 1 37.16
Brazil 22 30 128 3,166
British Virgin Islands 9 0 0 0.5
British West Indies 1 0 2
Brunei 5 0 0 32.9
Bulgaria 20 51 214 132.6
Burkina Faso 9 0 0 31.18
Burundi 6 1 2 7.883
Cambodia 9 0 0 54.17
Cameroon 14 3 5 72.11
Canada 26 63 301 1,628
Cape Verde 6 0 0 3.479
Cayman Islands 10 0 0 2.507
Central African Republic 10 0 0 3.052
Chad 12 0 0 32
Chile 23 2 13 424.3
China 10 227 543 19,510
Chinese Taipei 14 4 22 1,097
Colombia 19 5 27 665
Comoros 6 0 0 1.214
Congo 12 0 0 28.92
Cook Islands 8 0 0 0.2441
Costa Rica 15 1 4 74.09
Croatia 7 11 33 90.33
Cuba 20 77 220 128.5
Cyprus 10 0 1 27.91
Czech Republic 6 15 54 331.4
Czechoslovakia 16 49 143
Denmark 27 45 194 257.1
Djibouti 8 0 1 3.093
Dominica 6 0 0 0.8201
Dominican Republic 14 3 7 147.6
DR Congo 10 0 0 63.27
East Germany 5 153 409
Ecuador 14 1 2 181.8
Egypt 22 7 29 1,048
El Salvador 11 0 0 52.88
Equatorial Guinea 9 0 0 25.94
Eritrea 5 0 1 7.938
Estonia 12 9 34 37.88
Ethiopia 13 22 53 159.2
Federated States of Micronesia 5 0 0 0.3103
Fiji 14 1 1 7.798
Finland 25 101 303 224.7
France 28 212 713 2,647
Gabon 10 0 1 34.41
Georgia 6 8 32 35.37
Germany 24 275 937 3,842
Ghana 14 0 4 113.3
Great Britain 28 263 847 2,660
Greece 28 33 117 281.6
Grenada 9 1 2 1.385
Guam 8 0 0 4.882
Guatemala 14 0 1 125.6
Guinea 11 0 0 15.28
Guinea-Bissau 6 0 0 2.677
Guyana 17 0 1 5.77
Haiti 15 0 2 19.02
Honduras 11 0 0 41
Hong Kong 16 1 3 414.5
Hungary 26 175 491 257
Iceland 20 0 4 15.01
Independent Olympic Participants 1 0 3
India 24 9 28 7,965
Individual Olympic Athletes 2 1 2
Indonesia 15 7 30 2,839
Iran 16 18 68 1,382
Iraq 14 0 1 531.4
Ireland 21 9 32 250.3
Israel 16 1 9 281.8
Italy 27 206 577 2,174
Ivory Coast 13 1 3 78.33
Jamaica 17 23 78 24.6
Japan 22 142 439 4,658
Jordan 10 1 1 82.99
Kazakhstan 6 19 69 430.5
Kenya 14 31 100 143.1
Kiribati 4 0 0 0.1698
Kosovo 1 1 1 17.63
Kuwait 12 0 2 288.8
Kyrgyzstan 6 0 3 19.81
Laos 9 0 0 37.5
Latvia 11 3 19 49.89
Lebanon 17 0 4 83.86
Lesotho 11 0 0 5.777
Liberia 12 0 0 3.78
Libya 10 0 0 92.87
Liechtenstein 17 0 0 3.2
Lithuania 9 6 25 82.14
Luxembourg 23 1 2 56.58
Macedonia 6 0 1 28.89
Madagascar 12 0 0 35.56
Malawi 10 0 0 20.56
Malaya 2 0 0
Malaysia 13 0 11 813.5
Maldives 8 0 0 4.732
Mali 13 0 0 29.15
Malta 16 0 0 14.75
Marshall Islands 3 0 0 0.1869
Mauritania 9 0 0 16.43
Mauritius 9 0 1 24.51
Mexico 23 13 67 2,220
Mixed team 3 8 17
Moldova 6 0 8 17.76
Monaco 20 0 0 6.79
Mongolia 13 2 26 36.43
Montenegro 3 0 1 9.829
Morocco 14 6 23 274.5
Mozambique 10 1 2 33.73
Myanmar 17 0 0 267.7
Namibia 7 0 4 24.84
Nauru 6 0 0 0.1508
Nepal 13 0 0 70.08
Netherlands 26 85 285 831.4
Netherlands Antilles 13 0 1
New Zealand 23 46 117 166
Nicaragua 12 0 0 31.18
Niger 12 0 2 18.96
Nigeria 16 3 24 1,105
North Borneo 1 0 0
North Korea 10 16 54 40
North Yemen 2 0 0
Norway 25 56 152 352.8
Oman 9 0 0 171.7
Pakistan 17 3 10 931
Palau 5 0 0 0.2626
Palestine 6 0 0
Panama 17 1 3 82.18
Papua New Guinea 10 0 0 19.22
Paraguay 12 0 1 60.15
Peru 18 1 4 385.4
Philippines 21 0 10 740.8
Poland 21 67 282 1,003
Portugal 24 4 24 288.6
Puerto Rico 18 1 9 61.46
Qatar 9 0 5 324.2
Refugee Olympic Team 1 0 0
Republic of China 3 0 0
Romania 20 89 306 411.1
Russia 6 149 446 3,471
Russian Empire 3 1 8
Rwanda 9 0 0 20.32
Saar 1 0 0 0.0311
Saint Kitts and Nevis 6 0 0 1.358
Saint Lucia 6 0 0 2.032
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 8 0 0 1.211
Samoa 9 0 0 1.033
San Marino 14 0 0 1.952
São Tomé and Príncipe 6 0 0 0.6637
Saudi Arabia 11 0 3 1,683
Senegal 14 0 1 36.3
Serbia 4 3 15 97.27
Serbia and Montenegro 3 2 9
Seychelles 9 0 0 2.533
Sierra Leone 11 0 0 9.833
Singapore 16 1 5 468.9
Slovakia 6 9 28 159.6
Slovenia 7 5 23 63.6
Solomon Islands 9 0 0 1.141
Somalia 9 0 0 4.431
South Africa 19 25 86 724
South Korea 17 90 264 1,849
South Sudan 1 0 0 22.46
South Yemen 1 0 0
Soviet Union 10 440 1122
Spain 23 44 148 1,636
Sri Lanka 17 0 2 232.5
Sudan 12 0 1 167.4
Suriname 12 1 2 9.211
Swaziland 10 0 0 10.87
Sweden 27 147 494 467.4
Switzerland 28 50 193 482.7
Syria 13 1 3 55.8
Tajikistan 6 1 4 23.3
Tanzania 13 0 2 138.3
Thailand 16 9 31 1,107
The Gambia 9 0 0 3.269
Timor-Leste 4 0 0 7.101
Togo 10 0 1 10.82
Tonga 9 0 1 0.523
Trinidad and Tobago 17 2 19 44.32
Tunisia 14 4 13 127.2
Turkey 22 39 93 1,589
Turkmenistan 6 0 0 90.29
Tuvalu 3 0 0 0.0366
Uganda 15 2 7 79.75
Ukraine 6 35 124 334.2
United Arab Emirates 9 1 2 641.9
United States 27 1,022 2,520 17,970
Uruguay 21 2 10 72.36
Uzbekistan 6 9 33 185.8
Vanuatu 8 0 0 0.6758
Venezuela 18 2 15 491.6
Vietnam 15 1 4 551.3
Virgin Islands 12 0 1 3.792
Yemen 7 0 0 75.52
Yugoslavia 16 26 83
Zambia 13 0 2 64.65
Zimbabwe 13 3 8 27.92
Afghanistan 13 0 2 61.69
Albania 7 0 0 30.66
Algeria 12 5 15 552.6
American Samoa 7 0 0 0.5753
Andorra 10 0 0 3.163
Angola 8 0 0 175.5
Antigua and Barbuda 9 0 0 1.989
Argentina 23 18 70 927.4
Armenia 5 1 12 24.26
Aruba 7 0 0 2.516
Australia 25 138 468 1,100
Austria 26 18 86 386.9
Azerbaijan 5 6 26 168.4
Bahamas 15 5 12 9.034
Bahrain 8 0 1 61.56
Bangladesh 8 0 0 535.6
Barbados 11 0 1 4.513
Belarus 5 12 75 171.2
Belgium 25 37 142 467.1
Belize 11 0 0 2.907
Benin 10 0 0 19.85
Bermuda 17 0 1 5.6
Bhutan 8 0 0 5.867
Bolivia 13 0 0 70.38
Bosnia and Herzegovina 6 0 0 38.08
Botswana 9 0 1 33.62
Brazil 21 23 108 3,473
British Virgin Islands 8 0 0 0.5
Brunei 4 0 0 32.11
Bulgaria 19 51 214 123.3
Burkina Faso 8 0 0 30.08
Burundi 5 1 1 8.396
Cambodia 8 0 0 50.25
Cameroon 13 3 5 67.23
Canada 25 59 279 1,579
Cape Verde 5 0 0 3.286
Cayman Islands 9 0 0 2.507
Central African Republic 9 0 0 2.861
Chad 11 0 0 29.85
Chile 22 2 13 410.3
China 9 201 473 17,630
Chinese Taipei (Taiwan) 13 2 21 1,022
Colombia 18 2 19 642.7
Comoros 5 0 0 1.211
Congo 11 0 0 28.09
Cook Islands 7 0 0 0.1832
Costa Rica 14 1 4 71.21
Croatia 6 6 23 87.3
Cuba 19 72 208 128.5
Cyprus 9 0 1 24.94
Czech Republic 5 14 44 299.7
Denmark 26 43 179 248.7
Djibouti 7 0 1 2.858
Dominica 5 0 0 0.757
Dominican Republic 13 3 6 135.7
DR Congo 9 0 0 55.73
Ecuador 13 1 2 182
Egypt 21 7 26 945.4
El Salvador 10 0 0 50.9
Equatorial Guinea 8 0 0 25.33
Eritrea 4 0 1 7.855
Estonia 11 9 33 35.4
Ethiopia 12 21 45 139.4
Federated States of Micronesia 4 0 0 0.331
Fiji 13 0 0 7.292
Finland 24 101 302 221.5
France 27 202 671 2,587
Gabon 9 0 1 34.28
Georgia 5 6 25 34.27
Germany 23 258 895 3,621
Ghana 13 0 4 109.9
Great Britain 27 236 780 2,435
Greece 27 30 111 284.3
Grenada 8 1 1 1.248
Guam 7 0 0 4.6
Guatemala 13 0 1 118.7
Guinea 10 0 0 15.31
Guinea-Bissau 5 0 0 2.502
Guyana 16 0 1 5.498
Haiti 14 0 2 18.54
Honduras 10 0 0 38.95
Hong Kong 15 1 3 400.6
Hungary 25 167 476 239.9
Iceland 19 0 4 13.81
India 23 9 26 7,277
Indonesia 14 6 27 2,554
Iran 15 15 60 1,284
Iraq 13 0 1 505.4
Ireland 20 9 28 224.7
Israel 15 1 7 268.3
Italy 26 198 549 2,066
Ivory Coast 12 0 1 71.95
Jamaica 16 17 67 24.28
Japan 21 130 398 4,807
Jordan 9 0 0 79.77
Kazakhstan 5 16 52 420.6
Kenya 13 25 86 134.7
Kiribati 3 0 0 0.18
Kuwait 12 0 2 283.9
Kyrgyzstan 5 0 3 19.29
Laos 8 0 0 34.48
Latvia 10 3 19 48.59
Lebanon 16 0 4 80.51
Lesotho 10 0 0 5.589
Liberia 11 0 0 3.771
Libya 9 0 0 103.3
Liechtenstein 16 0 0 3.2
Lithuania 8 6 21 78.95
Luxembourg 22 1 2 50.65
Macedonia 5 0 1 27.41
Madagascar 11 0 0 33.64
Malawi 9 0 0 13.76
Malaysia 12 0 6 746.8
Maldives 7 0 0 4.254
Mali 12 0 0 27.1
Malta 15 0 0 13.38
Marshall Islands 2 0 0 0.178
Mauritania 8 0 0 12.86
Mauritius 8 0 1 23.42
Mexico 22 13 62 2,143
Moldova 5 0 7 17.19
Monaco 19 0 0 6.79
Mongolia 12 2 24 29.71
Montenegro 2 0 1 9.499
Morocco 13 6 22 254.4
Mozambique 9 1 2 29.76
Myanmar 16 0 0 244.3
Namibia 6 0 4 23.59
Nauru 5 0 0 0.06
Nepal 12 0 0 66.92
Netherlands 25 77 266 798.1
New Zealand 22 42 99 158.7
Nicaragua 11 0 0 29.85
Niger 11 0 1 17.67
Nigeria 15 3 23 1,058
North Korea 9 14 47 40
Norway 24 56 148 339.5
Oman 8 0 0 163.6
Pakistan 16 3 10 884.2
Palau 4 0 0 0.272
Palestine 5 0 0
Panama 16 1 3 76.95
Papua New Guinea 9 0 0 18.11
Paraguay 11 0 1 57.87
Peru 17 1 4 376.7
Philippines 20 0 9 694.6
Poland 20 64 271 941.4
Portugal 23 4 23 276
Puerto Rico 17 0 8 64.84
Qatar 8 0 4 323.2
Romania 20 88 301 386.5
Russia 5 133 397 3,568
Rwanda 8 0 0 18.7
Saint Kitts and Nevis 5 0 0 1.22
Saint Lucia 5 0 0 1.893
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7 0 0 1.198
Samoa 8 0 0 0.995
San Marino 13 0 0 2.007
São Tomé and Príncipe 5 0 0 0.612
Saudi Arabia 10 0 3 1,616
Senegal 13 0 1 33.68
Serbia 3 1 7 90.32
Seychelles 8 0 0 2.304
Sierra Leone 10 0 0 12.89
Singapore 15 0 4 445.2
Slovakia 5 7 24 149.9
Slovenia 6 4 19 60.54
Solomon Islands 8 0 0 1.046
Somalia 8 0 0 5.896
South Africa 18 23 76 683.1
South Korea 16 81 243 1,786
Spain 22 37 131 1,534
Sri Lanka 16 0 2 217.1
Sudan 11 0 1 159.5
Suriname 11 1 2 9.24
Swaziland 9 0 0 8.672
Sweden 26 143 483 434.2
Switzerland 27 47 185 444.7
Syria 12 1 3 107.6
Tajikistan 5 0 3 22.22
Tanzania 12 0 2 92.53
Thailand 15 7 24 990.1
The Gambia 8 0 0 3.362
Timor-Leste 3 0 0 8.364
Togo 9 0 1 10.18
Tonga 8 0 1 0.523
Trinidad and Tobago 16 2 18 42.23
Tunisia 13 3 10 125.1
Turkey 21 39 88 1,512
Turkmenistan 5 0 0 82.15
Tuvalu 2 0 0 0.035
Uganda 14 2 7 66.65
Ukraine 5 33 115 373.1
United Arab Emirates 8 1 1 605
United States 26 976 2399 17,460
Uruguay 20 2 10 69.78
Uzbekistan 5 5 20 170.3
Vanuatu 7 0 0 0.687
Venezuela 17 2 12 545.7
Vietnam 14 0 2 509.5
Virgin Islands 11 0 1 1.577
Yemen 6 0 0 106
Zambia 12 0 2 61.79
Zimbabwe 12 3 8 26.88

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