Medal Tally Leaders from each Olympiad

Here is the top-ranked country based on Olympic gold medals won from each Winter Olympic Games. As per tradition, the ranking order is based first on the number of gold medals, then silver and bronze.

Who has won the most overall? Norway has led the medal table nine times out of the total 24 Games, and the USSR led the table seven times. Norway has also won the most medals overall - check the all-time total medals from all Games.

The link for each year listed takes you to the list of the medal table for that year so you can see how other countries performed each time.

Year Host City Country Gold Silver Bronze total
2022 Beijing Norway 16 8 13 37
2018 PyeongChang Norway 14 14 11 39
2014 Sochi Norway 11 5 10 26
2010 Vancouver Canada 14 7 5 26
2006 Torino Germany 11 12 6 29
2002 Salt Lake City Norway 13 5 7 25
1998 Nagano Germany 12 9 8 29
1994 Lillehammer Russia 11 8 4 23
1992 Albertville Germany 10 10 6 26
1988 Calgary USSR 11 9 9 29
1984 Sarajevo East Germany 9 9 6 24
1980 Lake Placid USSR 10 6 6 22
1976 Innsbruck USSR 13 6 8 27
1972 Sapporo USSR 8 5 3 16
1968 Grenoble Norway 6 6 2 14
1964 Innsbruck USSR 11 8 6 25
1960 Squaw Valley USSR 7 5 9 21
1956 Cortina d'Ampezzo USSR 7 3 6 16
1952 Oslo Norway 7 3 6 16
1948 St. Moritz Sweden 5 4 5 14
1936 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Norway 7 5 3 15
1932 Lake Placid United States 6 4 2 12
1928 St. Moritz Norway 6 4 5 15
1924 Chamonix Norway 4 7 6 17


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