2012 Summer Olympics medal table
The rankings in the medal of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games are sorted by the number of gold medals won, followed by the number of silver and bronze medals. If two or more countries, an identical medal on balance, they are performed in alphabetical order on the same rank. This corresponds to the system that is used by the IOC.
85 of the 204 participating nations won at least one medal in one of the 302 contests, 54 of them even at least one gold medal. With Bahrain, Botswana, Gabon, Grenada, Guatemala, Montenegro and Cyprus seven nations were the first to win an Olympic medal.
In boxing, judo, taekwondo and wrestling two bronze medals per weight category were awarded. Due to equality of results of the men were two silver but not award bronze medal each in the 200 -meter freestyle and 100 -meter butterfly swimming; in the keirin cycling race in the men 's high jump and two of the men three bronze medals.
On August 13, 2012, the Belarusian shot putter Nadseja Astaptschuk was stripped of his gold medal for doping. The medals of New Zealand, Russia and China were then adjusted aufrückend.