London 2012: Olympics and Paralympics in numbers

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After 30 days of competition and 805 medal events, the Olympic and Paralympic Games have broken records inside and outside the sporting arenas.

14,690 athletes competed in front of a global audience of four billion.

Jon Brain looks at the statistics behind London 2012.

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