10 558 participants from 201 nations.

Offisiell plakat fra OL i Athen i 2004.

Offisiell plakat. 

  • 10 558 participants from 201 nations. 4306 women.
  • Nine nations without female representation.
  • 301 events.
  • Wrestling for women new event. 
  • Norwegian athletes won five gold medals. Best performance in 80 years. 
  • Greece produced first class games, after months of international scepticism.
  • Price for the Games: 10 billion dollars, initially budget 3 billion dollars.
  • Security actions cost 1,4 billion dollars, equal to total price for Lillehammer 1994. 
  • 2745 tests for doping.
  • 26 athletes revealed.
  • Some tests were taken before the Games.
  • Three winners in athletics were deprived of their medals.