Summer Universiade

Sport Multiple sports
Competition Category Multi-Sport Games
Years 1959—2019
Editions 30
Competitors 7719
Countries 114

Editions

Year Host City Country Held Events Competitors Countries
1959 Torino ITA 26 August – 7 September 1959 45 219 21
1961 Sofia BUL 25 August – 3 September 1961 49 173 18
1963 Porto Alegre BRA 30 August – 8 September 1963 49 188 20
1965 Budapest HUN 20 – 30 August 1965 52 191 18
1967 Tokyo JPN 27 August – 4 September 1967 60 159 15
1970 Torino ITA 26 August – 6 September 1970 60 214 21
1973 Moskva URS 15 – 25 August 1973 61 223 21
1975 Roma ITA 18 – 21 September 1975 35 117 18
1977 Sofia BUL 17 – 28 August 1977 61 195 19
1979 Ciudad de México MEX 2 – 13 September 1979 65 195 26
1981 București ROU 19 – 30 July 1981 73 234 25
1983 Edmonton CAN 1 – 12 July 1983 74 225 25
1985 Kobe JPN 24 August – 4 September 1985 79 508 43
1987 Zagreb YUG 8 – 19 July 1987 81 275 30
1989 Duisburg GER 22 – 30 August 1989 42 148 25
1991 Sheffield GBR 14 – 25 July 1991 84 273 32
1993 Buffalo USA 8 – 18 July 1993 86 308 41
1995 Fukuoka JPN 23 August – 3 September 1995 86 327 39
1997 Catania ITA 20 – 31 August 1997 88 320 36
1999 Palma de Mallorca ESP 3 – 13 July 1999 88 329 40
2001 Beijing CHN 22 August – 1 September 2001 98 318 43
2003 Daegu KOR 21 – 31 August 2003 98 334 39
2005 İzmir TUR 11 – 22 August 2005 99 346 46
2007 Bangkok THA 8 – 18 August 2007 99 363 54
2009 Beograd SRB 1 – 12 July 2009 100 402 50
2011 Shenzhen CHN 12 – 23 August 2011 106 464 45
2013 Kazan RUS 6 – 17 July 2013 110 574 53
2015 Gwangju KOR 3 – 14 July 2015 107 530 54
2017 Taipei TPE 19 – 30 August 2017 109 551 57
2019 Napoli ITA 3 – 14 July 2019 107 513 53

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 United States USA 459 384 316 1159
2 Soviet Union URS 232 198 161 591
3 China CHN 211 133 79 423
4 Japan JPN 163 175 214 552
5 Russia RUS 159 145 139 443
6 Italy ITA 100 112 128 340
7 Ukraine UKR 89 70 55 214
8 Germany GER 88 119 140 347
9 Poland POL 76 64 69 209
10 Romania ROU 63 62 70 195
11 Great Britain GBR 58 86 95 239
12 Hungary HUN 58 49 48 155
13 Australia AUS 47 47 62 156
14 Cuba CUB 47 42 37 126
15 Canada CAN 34 78 96 208
16 South Africa RSA 32 27 31 90
17 France FRA 25 51 70 146
18 Belarus BLR 25 23 19 67
19 Mexico MEX 24 40 26 90
20 Brazil BRA 24 26 52 102
21 East Germany GDR 23 21 18 62
22 Bulgaria BUL 22 17 21 60
23 Yugoslavia YUG 15 18 12 45
24 Netherlands NED 14 32 24 70
25 Czech Republic CZE 13 17 27 57
26 Jamaica JAM 13 15 12 40
27 Turkey TUR 12 14 15 41
28 Finland FIN 12 13 11 36
29 Nigeria NGR 12 11 11 34
30 Spain ESP 11 16 21 48
31 Czechoslovakia TCH 11 14 18 43
32 New Zealand NZL 10 13 11 34
33 Kazakhstan KAZ 10 13 8 31
34 Austria AUT 10 8 19 37
35 South Korea KOR 9 22 27 58
36 Belgium BEL 9 11 16 36
37 Portugal POR 9 11 5 25
38 North Korea PRK 9 9 13 31
39 Morocco MAR 9 9 6 24
40 Lithuania LTU 8 9 9 26
41 Kenya KEN 8 8 9 25
42 Ireland IRL 6 7 9 22
43 Slovakia SVK 6 6 4 16
44 Latvia LAT 6 4 3 13
45 Serbia SRB 6 3 6 15
46 Azerbaijan AZE 6 0 0 6
47 Switzerland SUI 5 10 10 25
48 Sweden SWE 5 4 7 16
49 Estonia EST 5 4 4 13
50 Uganda UGA 5 4 3 12
51 Dominican Republic DOM 5 0 0 5
52 Slovenia SLO 4 6 6 16
53 Republic of Moldova MDA 4 2 4 10
54 Hong Kong HKG 4 1 1 6
55 Greece GRE 3 8 9 20
56 Algeria ALG 3 6 6 15
57 Chinese Taipei TPE 3 4 9 16
58 Serbia and Montenegro SCG 3 2 1 6
59 Iran IRI 3 1 0 4
60 India IND 2 2 0 4
61 Ivory Coast CIV 2 1 3 6
62 Thailand THA 2 1 2 5
63 Senegal SEN 1 5 2 8
64 Israel ISR 1 4 2 7
65 Egypt EGY 1 4 0 5
66 Norway NOR 1 2 3 6
67 Botswana BOT 1 1 2 4
68 Barbados BAR 1 1 0 2
69 Madagascar MAD 1 0 2 3
70 Bermuda BER 1 0 1 2
= Ghana GHA 1 0 1 2
= Kyrgyzstan KGZ 1 0 1 2
73 Honduras HON 1 0 0 1
= Montenegro MNE 1 0 0 1
= Philippines PHI 1 0 0 1
= Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VIN 1 0 0 1
77 Burkina Faso BUR 0 3 0 3
78 Croatia CRO 0 2 5 7
79 Cyprus CYP 0 2 2 4
= Malaysia MAS 0 2 2 4
81 Ecuador ECU 0 2 0 2
82 Bahamas BAH 0 1 3 4
= Denmark DEN 0 1 3 4
84 Tunisia TUN 0 1 2 3
85 Argentina ARG 0 1 1 2
= Mozambique MOZ 0 1 1 2
= Qatar QAT 0 1 1 2
88 Albania ALB 0 1 0 1
= Armenia ARM 0 1 0 1
= Independent Participant INP 0 1 0 1
= Namibia NAM 0 1 0 1
= Sierra Leone SLE 0 1 0 1
= Tanzania TAN 0 1 0 1
= Trinidad and Tobago TTO 0 1 0 1
95 Ethiopia ETH 0 0 2 2
= Puerto Rico PUR 0 0 2 2
97 Chile CHI 0 0 1 1
= Luxembourg LUX 0 0 1 1
= North Macedonia MKD 0 0 1 1
= Panama PAN 0 0 1 1
= Peru PER 0 0 1 1