Basketball — Basketball, Women

Times held 12
Total participants 1025
Total countries 37

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1976 Basketball, Women Olympic 72 6
1980 Basketball, Women Olympic 72 6
1984 Basketball, Women Olympic 71 6
1988 Basketball, Women Olympic 93 8
1992 Basketball, Women Olympic 94 8
1996 Basketball, Women Olympic 143 12
2000 Basketball, Women Olympic 142 12
2004 Basketball, Women Olympic 143 12
2008 Basketball, Women Olympic 143 12
2012 Basketball, Women Olympic 143 12
2016 Basketball, Women Olympic 140 12
2020 Basketball, Women Olympic 142 12

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1976 Soviet UnionURS United StatesUSA BulgariaBUL
1980 Soviet UnionURS BulgariaBUL YugoslaviaYUG
1984 United StatesUSA Republic of KoreaKOR People's Republic of ChinaCHN
1988 United StatesUSA YugoslaviaYUG Soviet UnionURS
1992 Unified TeamEUN People's Republic of ChinaCHN United StatesUSA
1996 United StatesUSA BrazilBRA AustraliaAUS
2000 United StatesUSA AustraliaAUS BrazilBRA
2004 United StatesUSA AustraliaAUS Russian FederationRUS
2008 United StatesUSA AustraliaAUS Russian FederationRUS
2012 United StatesUSA FranceFRA AustraliaAUS
2016 United StatesUSA SpainESP SerbiaSRB
2020 United StatesUSA JapanJPN FranceFRA

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
United States USA 9 1 1 11
Soviet Union URS 2 0 1 3
Unified Team EUN 1 0 0 1
Australia AUS 0 3 2 5
Brazil BRA 0 1 1 2
Bulgaria BUL 0 1 1 2
France FRA 0 1 1 2
People's Republic of China CHN 0 1 1 2
Yugoslavia YUG 0 1 1 2
Japan JPN 0 1 0 1
Republic of Korea KOR 0 1 0 1
Spain ESP 0 1 0 1
Russian Federation RUS 0 0 2 2
Serbia SRB 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Sue Bird USA 5 0 0 5
Diana Taurasi USA 5 0 0 5
Teresa Edwards USA 4 0 1 5
Lisa Leslie USA 4 0 0 4
Tamika Catchings USA 4 0 0 4
Sylvia Fowles USA 4 0 0 4