What country has hosted the most Summer Olympics?

Who has hosted the Summer Olympics the most number of times?

London has hosted the Summer Olympic Games a record three times, followed by Paris, Los Angeles, Athens and Tokyo, where the Games have been held twice.

What country has hosted Olympics 4 times?

When choosing locations for the Olympic Games, the IOC specifically gives the honor of holding the Games to a city rather than a country. London will be hosting the Games for a record three times in 2012, though cities in the USA have hosted the Games four times (also also the Winter Games four times).

How many countries are in the Summer Olympics?

Number of participating countries in the Summer Olympics from 1896 to 2016

Characteristic Number of participating countries
2016 207
2012 204
2008 201
2004 201

Which cities have hosted the Summer Olympics?

Cities That Have Hosted the Summer Olympics

  • Athens—1896 and 2004. …
  • Paris—1900 and 1924. …
  • St. …
  • London—1908, 1948 and 2012. …
  • Stockholm—1912. …
  • Antwerp—1920. …
  • Amsterdam—1928. …
  • Los Angeles—1932 and 1984.
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