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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Addis Ababa

Population

84,900,000

Size

1,130,000km²

Languages

  • Amharic
  • Oromo
  • Tigrinya
  • Somali

Ethiopia profile on BBC News

Records

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
3 1 3
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
4 1 2
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
2 3 2

Ethiopia at the Olympics

24 London 2012 ranking

18 Beijing 2008 ranking

1956 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Athletics 3 1 3 RANK 5
View the London 2012 medal table for Ethiopia