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Games: 34 games in 20 countries
Events: 370 distinct events in 45 sports

Participants: 2,393 (1,556 men and 837 women)
Youngest Participant: Byeon Hye-Yeong (13 years, 35 days), 1996 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Kim Nam-Gu (48 years, 325 days), 1972 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Kim Su-Nyeong and Jin Jong-O (6 medals)

34 Games

Rk Games Flag Bearer Participants Men Women Sports Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 2016 Summer Gu Bon-Gil 207 103 104 26 9 3 9 21 3 athletes with 2 medals
2 2014 Winter Lee Gyu-Hyeok 71 41 30 13 3 3 2 8 Park Seung-Hui and Shim Seok-Hui (3 medals)
3 2012 Summer Yun Gyeong-Sin 250 135 115 25 13 8 7 28 4 athletes with 2 medals
4 2010 Winter Gang Gwang-Bae 45 27 18 12 6 6 2 14 Lee Jeong-Su (3 medals)
5 2008 Summer Jang Seong-Ho 265 159 106 27 13 10 8 31 6 athletes with 2 medals
6 2006 Winter Lee Bo-Ra 40 26 14 9 6 3 2 11 Viktor An (4 medals)
7 2004 Summer Gu Min-Jeong 264 145 119 25 9 12 9 30 3 athletes with 2 medals
8 2002 Winter Hur Seung-Wook 46 31 15 9 2 2 4 Go Gi-Hyeon and Choi Eun-Gyeong (2 medals)
9 2000 Summer Jeong Eun-Sun 281 175 106 26 8 10 10 28 4 athletes with 2 medals
10 1998 Winter Hur Seung-Wook 37 26 11 8 3 1 2 6 Jeon I-Gyeong (3 medals)
11 1996 Summer Choi Cheon-Sik 302 190 112 25 7 15 5 27 3 athletes with 2 medals
12 1994 Winter Lee Jun-Ho 21 11 10 5 4 1 1 6 3 athletes with 2 medals
13 1992 Summer 226 154 72 24 12 5 12 29 4 athletes with 2 medals
14 1992 Winter Lee Yeong-Ha 23 19 4 6 2 1 1 4 Kim Gi-Hun and Lee Jun-Ho (2 medals)
15 1988 Summer Kim Tae-Hyeon 401 269 132 27 12 10 11 33 5 athletes with 2 medals
16 1988 Winter Hong Kun-Pyo 22 18 4 5
17 1984 Summer Ha Hyeong-Ju 175 116 59 19 6 6 7 19 41 athletes with 1 medal
18 1984 Winter 15 11 4 5
19 1980 Winter 10 6 4 4
20 1976 Summer 50 38 12 5 1 1 4 6 17 athletes with 1 medal
21 1976 Winter 3 1 2 2
22 1972 Summer Ji-Hak Kim 42 32 10 8 1 1 O Seung-Rip (1 medal)
23 1972 Winter 5 1 4 2
24 1968 Summer 54 41 13 11 1 1 2 Jang Sun-Gil and Ji Yong-Ju (1 medal)
25 1968 Winter 8 5 3 4
26 1964 Summer 154 128 26 17 2 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
27 1964 Winter 7 5 2 3
28 1960 Summer 35 33 2 9
29 1960 Winter 7 5 2 3
30 1956 Summer 35 35 0 7 1 1 2 Song Sun-Cheon and Kim Chang-Hui (1 medal)
31 1956 Winter 4 4 0 1
32 1952 Summer 19 18 1 6 2 2 Gang Jun-Ho and Kim Seong-Jip (1 medal)
33 1948 Summer Son Gi-Jeong 46 45 1 7 2 2 Han Su-An and Kim Seong-Jip (1 medal)
34 1948 Winter 3 3 0 1