Badminton — Singles, Women

Times held 8
Total participants 213
Total countries 56

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1972 Singles, Women Olympic (non-medal) 8 7
1992 Singles, Women Olympic 52 27
1996 Singles, Women Olympic 47 29
2000 Singles, Women Olympic 40 23
2004 Singles, Women Olympic 32 21
2008 Singles, Women Olympic 47 43
2012 Singles, Women Olympic 46 42
2016 Singles, Women Olympic 40 35

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1992 Susi SusantiINA Bang Su-HyeonKOR Huang Hua
Tang Jiuhong
CHN
CHN
1996 Bang Su-HyeonKOR Mia AudinaINA Susi SusantiINA
2000 Gong ZhichaoCHN Camilla MartinDEN Ye ZhaoyingCHN
2004 Zhang NingCHN Mia AudinaNED Zhou MiCHN
2008 Zhang NingCHN Xie XingfangCHN Maria YuliantiINA
2012 Li XueruiCHN Wang YihanCHN Saina NehwalIND
2016 Carolina MarínESP P. V. SindhuIND Nozomi OkuharaJPN

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
People's Republic of China CHN 4 2 4 10
Indonesia INA 1 1 2 4
Republic of Korea KOR 1 1 0 2
Spain ESP 1 0 0 1
India IND 0 1 1 2
Denmark DEN 0 1 0 1
Netherlands NED 0 1 0 1
Japan JPN 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Zhang Ning CHN 2 0 0 2
Bang Su-Hyeon KOR 1 1 0 2
Susi Susanti INA 1 0 1 2
Gong Zhichao CHN 1 0 0 1
Carolina Marín ESP 1 0 0 1
Li Xuerui CHN 1 0 0 1