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Katie Ledecky, with her silver medal for the 400-meter freestyle swim. (Toni L. Sandys/The Post)
Since turning professional in 2018, the dominant U.S. swimmer has built a business both personal and lucrative.

Medals

Number of gold, silver, and bronze medals earned by each participating country
RankCountryGold Medals ReceivedSilver Medals ReceivedBronze Medals ReceivedTotal Medals Received
1United States14141038
2China157931
3Russian O.C.811928
4Japan154625
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