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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Brasilia

Population

196,600,000

Size

8,550,000km²

Languages

  • Portuguese

Brazil profile on BBC News

London 2012 site in Portuguese

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
3 5 9
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
3 4 8
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
5 2 3

Brazil at the Olympics

22 London 2012 ranking

23 Beijing 2008 ranking

1920 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Volleyball 1 1 0 RANK 1
Judo 1 0 3 RANK 6
Gymnastics - Artistic 1 0 0 RANK 6
View the London 2012 medal table for Brazil