1930

1940

1950

1960

1970

1980

1990

2000

2010

The addition of less traditional winter sports after 1992 has given the opportunity to new countries to climb up in the rankings

Canada

Norway

Scandinavian countries dominated in the first three decades.

Soviet Union consistently ranked first or second in the medals table since its debut until the collapse of the bloc in 1989.

Russia

Germany

USA

Countries are ordered by ranking

Unified team

of Russia

Soviet Union

Sweden

Norway

East

Germany

Not

held

USA

South

Korea

Finland

United team

of Germany

West

Germany

China

1930

1940

1950

1960

1970

1980

1990

2000

2010

The addition of less traditional winter sports after 1992 has given the opportunity to new countries to climb up in the rankings

Norway

Canada

Soviet Union consistently ranked first or second in the medals table since its debut until the collapse of the bloc in 1989.

Scandinavian countries dominated in the first three decades.

USA

Germany

Russia

Countries are ordered by ranking

Unified team

of Russia

Soviet Union

Sweden

Not

held

Norway

United team

of Germany

USA

East Germany

South

Korea

Finland

West Germany

China