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Table tennis at the Summer Paralympics

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Table tennis at the Summer Paralympics

Table tennis at the Summer Paralympics
Governing body IPC
Events 29 (men: 16; women: 13)
Games
1960 1964 1968 1972 1976 1980
1984 1988 1992 1996 2000 2004
2008 2012 2016
Medalists

Paralympic table tennis has been competed at every Summer Paralympic Games since they were first held in 1960. Men and women compete in singles and team events in ten different classes according to the extent of their disability.

Overall medal summary

Table of medals won by nations, updated to the 2012 Summer Paralympics.

 Rank  NPC Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 China 47 19 13 79
2 West Germany 41 27 25 93
3 France 32 42 44 118
4 Austria 29 23 28 80
5 South Korea 26 25 25 76
6 Great Britain 23 31 39 93
7 Germany 24 20 27 71
8 Netherlands 16 11 23 50
9 Switzerland 15 8 9 32
10 Sweden 13 25 21 59
11 United States 13 14 23 50
12 Israel 10 2 3 15
13 Finland 8 6 8 22
14 Belgium 7 9 14 30
15 Slovakia 6 7 7 20
16 Italy 5 11 18 34
17 Hong Kong 5 9 9 23
18 Denmark 5 4 8 17
19 Czech Republic 4 8 3 15
20 Norway 3 7 9 19
21 Ireland 3 5 8 16
21 Japan 3 5 8 16
23 Poland 3 5 1 9
24 Yugoslavia 3 2 3 8
25 Australia 2 2 3 7
26 Hungary 2 1 5 8
27 Nigeria 2 0 2 4
28 Spain 1 4 12 17
29 Russia 1 2 2 5
30 Canada 1 1 6 8
31 Jordan 1 0 2 3
32 Slovenia 1 0 1 2
33 Peru 1 0 0 1
33 Thailand 1 0 0 1
35 Chinese Taipei 0 3 6 9
36 Argentina 0 2 1 3
36 Turkey 0 2 1 3
36 Turkey 0 2 1 3
39 Serbia 0 2 0 2
40 Egypt 0 1 2 3
41 South Africa 0 1 1 2
42 Brazil 0 1 0 1
42 Malta 0 1 0 1
42 Zimbabwe 0 1 0 1
44 Ukraine 0 0 3 3
45 Indonesia 0 0 2 2
46 Independent Paralympic Participants 0 0 1 1
46 Iceland 0 0 1 1
46 Jamaica 0 0 1 1
46 Moldova 0 0 1 1
46 Portugal 0 0 1 1
46 Rhodesia 0 0 1 1
46 Serbia and Montenegro 0 0 1 1
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