- There were 353 total athletes from 20 countries.
- Đurđina Jauković was the youngest participant with 19 years and 163 days.
- Oh Yeong-ran was the oldest participant with 43 years and 334 days.
- 4 participants were chosen to be a flag bearer at the opening ceremony.
- Denmark won their first gold medal in handball.
- France won 2 medals, more than any other nation.
|2016 Summer Olympic Games|