IPC Historical Results Archive
Start Page » Country Profile » Sweden

Sweden at the Paralympic Games

Region: Europe
Participated: 1964-2018
Athlete with most gold medals (Summer Games): JAKOBSSON Jonas 17 gold, 2 silver, 8 bronze (1980-2012) [→ show more]
Athlete with most gold medals (Winter Games): SUND Birgitta 6 gold, 0 silver, 0 bronze (1976-1980) [→ show more]
Sport with most gold medals: Swimming (105 gold medals)

Medals By Sport - Summer Games

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Archery45312
Athletics555236143
Dartchery1001
Equestrian4048
Goalball0145
Judo0011
Powerlifting5027
Shooting23101649
Swimming10511374292
Table Tennis16272366
Volleyball0112
Wheelchair Basketball0011
Weightlifting116118
Wheelchair Tennis1203
Total medals (Summer Games) 225 217 166 608

Medals By Sport - Winter Games

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Alpine Skiing1012931
Biathlon1225
Cross-Country14192356
Para Ice Hockey1023
Ice Sledge Speed Skating0033
Wheelchair Curling0022
Total medals (Winter Games) 26 33 41 100

Medals By Year

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1964 Tokyo (Summer Games)0011
1968 Tel Aviv (Summer Games)16411
1972 Heidelberg (Summer Games)56617
1976 Ornskoldsvik (Winter Games)67720
1976 Toronto (Summer Games)21282574
1980 Geilo (Winter Games)53816
1980 Arnhem (Summer Games)31362491
1984 Innsbruck (Winter Games)72514
1984 Stoke Mandeville (GBR), New York (USA) (Summer Games)834334160
1988 Innsbruck (Winter Games)37515
1988 Seoul (Summer Games)423823103
1992 Albertville (Winter Games)1124
1992 Barcelona (Summer Games)722938
1994 Lillehammer (Winter Games)3328
1996 Atlanta (Summer Games)12141137
1998 Nagano (Winter Games)0156
2000 Sydney (Summer Games)561021
2002 Salt Lake City (Winter Games)0639
2004 Athens (Summer Games)87621
2006 Torino (Winter Games)0011
2008 Beijing (Summer Games)53412
2010 Vancouver (Winter Games)0022
2012 London (Summer Games)44412
2014 Sochi (Winter Games)1214
2016 Rio de Janeiro (Summer Games)14510
2018 Pyeongchang (Winter Games)0101
Total medals (Summer & Winter Games) 251 250 207 708

Recent Medals - Summer Games

Recent Medals - Winter Games


All-Time Participants - Summer Games

Games Men Women Total
1964 Tokyo101
1968 Tel Aviv27532
1972 Heidelberg30838
1976 Toronto561269
1980 Arnhem751894
1984 Stoke Mandeville (GBR), New York (USA)791897
1988 Seoul7924103
1992 Barcelona722799
1996 Atlanta8427111
2000 Sydney701787
2004 Athens32941
2008 Beijing382563
2012 London401959
2016 Rio de Janeiro391857

All-Time Participants - Winter Games

Games Men Women Total
1976 Ornskoldsvik9716
1980 Geilo21627
1984 Innsbruck18422
1988 Innsbruck15217
1992 Albertville549
1994 Lillehammer22527
1998 Nagano21324
2002 Salt Lake City17219
2006 Torino16218
2010 Vancouver22325
2014 Sochi18422
2018 Pyeongchang22224

Disclaimer

The results data of the IPC Historical Results Archive is based on information contained/ sourced in the original hardcopy final results publications. Some information from earlier Paralympic Games (i.e. 1960-1988) such as relay and team members are not presented in these source. Therefore, final results, medal standings and derived statistics may not be complete. If you encounter any inaccuracies or errors, please do not hesitate to send a message to sdmsadmin[at]paralympic[dot]org with the details and proving materials.

Important note on the definition of participants: Only athletes that appear in the official results books in the section of final results are included in the database and counted towards participant statistics. Data for 2014 and 2016 are accurate. Statistics for previous Games editions are under review.

Important note on competition partners: Competition partners eligible for medals are included in the combined participant statistics until 2014. Statistics for 2016 and beyond consider athletes with an impairment and their competition partners separately. If you need participant statistics for athletes with an impairment only, please contact us at sdmsadmin[at]paralympic[dot]org.