London Olympics wrap up: Australia is a world beater!
Australia had its worst Olympics since the American Civil War, but we still managed to beat everyone else on the planet.
Statistician Brian Dawes has formulated the only true and just statistical representation of Olympic medal performance.
Dawes calls it the MAP methodology. "Based on a crafty combination of medals won, athletes in your team, and your country's population, I am please to advise that the real winner of the London Olympics is Australia!"
Using the formula, medals won multiplied by athletes in your team divided by home count population (MAP), here are the top four:
Great Britain 565
Team USA scored a measly 175, and China only 23.
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