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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Stockholm

Population

9,400,000

Size

449,964km²

Languages

  • Swedish

Sweden profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 4 3
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 4 1
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
4 2 1

Sweden at the Olympics

37 London 2012 ranking

55 Beijing 2008 ranking

1896 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Sailing 1 0 1 RANK 6
Triathlon 0 1 0 RANK 3
Handball 0 1 0 RANK 3
View the London 2012 medal table for Sweden