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1 1924 Chamonix
Mont-Blanc
France France
Map
4
(16)
16 Men:247
Woman:11
Total:258
-         (Non participation )
2 1928 St. Morits Switzerland Switzerland
Map
5
(14)
25 Men:438
Woman:26
Total:464
Men:6
Woman:0
Total:6
      0 Captain,Flag:Akira TAKAHASHI (Skiing)
3 1932 Lake Placid United States of America U.S.A.
Map
4
(14)
17 Men:231
Woman:21
Total:252
Men:17
Woman:0
Total:17
      0 Skiing Captain:Takeo HOSHINA (Skiing)
Skating Captain:Tokuo KITANI (Speed)
4 1936 Garmisch -
Partenkirchen
Germany (Nazis government) Germany
Map
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4
(17)
28 Men:566
Woman:80
Total:646
Men:34
Woman:1
Total:35
      1 Captain:Goro ADACHI (Ski Jumping)
Flag:Kazuyoshi OIMATSU (Figure Skating)
5 1948 St. Morits Switzerland Switzerland
Map
5
(22)
28 Men:592
Woman:77
Total:669
-         (Non participation )
6 1952 Oslo Norway Norway
Map
4
(22)
30 Men:585
Woman:109
Total:694
Men:13
Woman:0
Total:13
      1  
7 1956 Cortina
D'Ampezzo
Italy Italy
Map
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4
(24)
32 Men:687
Woman:134
Total:821
Men:10
Woman:0
Total:10
  1   1
Flag:Hiroshi YOSHIZAWA (Nordic Skiing)
8 1960 Squaw Valley United States of America U.S.A.
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4
(27)
30 Men:521
Woman:144
Total:665
Men:36
Woman:5
Total:41
      3 Captain:Chiharu IGAYA (Alpine Skiing)
Flag:Junko UENO (Figure Skating)
9 1964 Innsbruck Austria Austria
Map
6
(34)
36 Men:892
Woman:199
Total:1091
Men:42
Woman:6
Total:48
      3 Captain:Fumio NAGAKUBO (Speed Skating)
Flag:Sadao KIKUCHI (Ski Jumping)
10 1968 Grenoble France France
Map
6
(35)
37 Men:947
Woman:211
Total:1158
Men:53
Woman:9
Total:62
      0 Captain:Kazuo SATO (Cross-Country)
Flag:Takaaki KANEIRI (Ice Hockey)
11 1972 Sapporo Japan Japan
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6
(35)
35 Men:801
Woman:205
Total:1006
Men:70
Woman:20
Total:90
1 1 1 6 Captain:Keiichi SUZUKI (Speed Skating)
Flag:Mineyuki MASHIKO (Ski Jumping)
12 1976 Innsbruck Austria Austria
Map
6
(37)
37 Men:892
Woman:231
Total:1123
Men:51
Woman:6
Total:57
      0 Captain:Yukio KASAYA (Ski Jumping)
Flag:Masaki SUZUKI (Speed Skating)
13 1980 Lake Placid United States of America U.S.A.
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6
(38)
37 Men:-
Woman:-
Total:1072
Men:46
Woman:4
Total:50
  1   4 Captain:Michio KUBOTA (Combined)
Flag:Osamu WAKABAYASHI (Ice Hockey)
14 1984 Sarajevo Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
Map
6
(39)
49 Men:998
Woman:274
Total:1272
Men:32
Woman:7
Total:39
  1   1 Captain:Hiroyuki DEGUCHI (Biathlon)
Flag:Tadayuki TAKAHASHI (Figure Skating)
15 1988 Calgary Canada Canada
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6
(46)
57 Men:1122
Woman:301
Total:1423
Men:37
Woman:11
Total:48
    1 9 Captain:Akira KUROIWA (Speed Skating)
Flag:Seiko HASHIMOTO (Speed Skating)
16 1992 Albertville France France
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6
(57)
64 Men:1313
Woman:488
Total:1801
Men:42
Woman:21
Total:63
1 2 4 16 Captain:Kazunari SASAKI (Cross-Country)
Flag:Tsutomu KAWASAKI (Short Track)
17 1994 Lillehammer Norway Norway
Map
6
(61)
67 Men:-
Woman:-
Total:1737
Men:49
Woman:16
Total:65
1 2 2 21 Captain:Seiko HASHIMOTO (Speed Skating)
Flag:Reiichi MIKATA (Combined)
18 1998 Nagano Japan Japan
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7
(68)
72 Men:1389
Woman:787
Total:2176
Men:100
Woman:66
Total:166
5 1 4 33 Captain:Kenji OGIWARA (Combined)
Flag:Hiroyasu SHIMIZU (Speed Skating)
19 2002 Salt Lake City United States of America U.S.A.
Map
7
(78)
77 Men:1513
Woman:886
Total:2399
Men:61
Woman:48
Total:109
  1 1 27 Captain:Masahiko HARADA (Ski Jumping)
Flag:Eriko SANMIYA (Speed Skating)
20 2006 Torino Italy Italy
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7
(84)
80 Men:1548
Woman:960
Total:2508
Men:59
Woman:53
Total:112
1     21 Captain:Tomomi OKAZAKI (Speed Skating)
Flag:Joji KATO (Speed Skating)
21 2010 Vancouver Canada Canada
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7
(86)
82 Men:-
Woman:-
Total:2622
Men:49
Woman:45
Total:94
  3 2 27 Captain:Takanobu OKABE (Ski Jumping)
Flag:Tomomi OKAZAKI (Speed Skating)
22 2014 Sochi Russia
Map
7
(98)
  Men:-
Woman:-
Total:-
Men:48
Woman:65
Total:113
1 4 2 28 Captain:Noriaki KASAI (Ski Jumping)
Flag:Ayumi OGASAWARA (Curling)
23 2018 Pyeongchang Korea     Men:-
Woman:-
Total:-
Men:52
Woman:72
Total:124
4 5 4 43 Captain:Nao KODAIRA (Speed Skating)
Flag:Noriaki KASAI (Ski Jumping)
24 2022 Beijing China Men:-
Woman:-
Total:-
Men:-
Woman:-
Total:-
  Total Total   Men:
Woman:
Total:25857
Men:855
Woman:383
Total:1362
14 22 22 245  
Total  58
Medalists
Winning a prize