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Table 2 Diversity (D) among foreign-born athletes

From: Have the Olympic Games become more migratory? A comparative historical perspective

  1960 2012
Argentina 0.444 0.625
Australia 0.860 0.935
Brazil 0.667 0.560
Canada 0.898 0.924
France 0.730 0.911
Great Britain 0.898 0.949
Italy 0.688 0.906
Netherlands 0.494 0.892
Spain (In 1960, only one athlete competing for Spain was born abroad, hence the outcome of zero diversity.) 0.000 0.923
Sweden 0.667 0.750
United States 0.860 0.962
All 11 countries 0.953 0.972
  1. Source: Authors’ calculations