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Map of Netherlands

Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Amsterdam

Population

16,700,000

Size

41,864km²

Languages

  • Dutch

Netherlands profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
6 6 8
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
7 5 4
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
4 9 9

Netherlands at the Olympics

13 London 2012 ranking

12 Beijing 2008 ranking

1900 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Swimming 2 1 1 RANK 4
Sailing 1 1 1 RANK 4
Hockey 1 1 0 RANK 1
View the London 2012 medal table for Netherlands