Comments on: <![CDATA[Slovenia Leads Games in Medals Per Capita]]> http://london2012.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/06/slovenia-leads-games-in-medals-per-capita/ Tue, 02 Jun 2015 14:30:43 +0000 hourly 1 By: Amos Zeeberg https://persquaremile.com/2012/08/06/slovenia-leads-games-in-medals-per-capita/#comment-5411 Wed, 08 Aug 2012 17:26:49 +0000 https://persquaremile.com/?p=3953#comment-5411 I was curious and just looked up to see which was the most populous nation that didn’t have any medals. Turns out the 6th, 7th, and 8th biggest countries don’t have any: Pakistan, Nigeria, and Bangladesh.

http://www.nbcolympics.com/medals/2012-standings/index.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_population

Looking through the results, I suspect that # of medals has more to do with wealth than population.

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