Handball at the Pan American Games
No. of events2 (men: 1; women: 1)

Handball at the Pan American Games began at the 1987 edition in Indianapolis, United States for both men and women.Due a lack of teams,the 1991 edition of the Pan American Games, however, held only a men's handball competition.

Men's competition

Year Host Gold Silver Bronze Fourth place
1987
Details
United States
Indianapolis,
United States

United States

Cuba

Brazil

Canada
1991
Details
Cuba
Havana,
Cuba

Cuba

Brazil

United States

Canada
1995
Details
Argentina
Mar del Plata,
Argentina

Cuba

Brazil

Argentina

United States
1999
Details
Canada
Winnipeg,
Canada

Cuba

Brazil

Argentina

United States
2003
Details
Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo,
Dominican Republic

Brazil

Argentina

United States

Uruguay
2007
Details
Brazil
Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil

Brazil

Argentina

Cuba

Uruguay
2011
Details
Mexico
Guadalajara,
Mexico

Argentina

Brazil

Chile

Dominican Republic
2015
Details
Canada
Toronto,
Canada

Brazil

Argentina

Chile

Uruguay
2019
Details
Peru
Lima,
Peru

Argentina

Chile

Brazil

Mexico
2023
Details
Chile
Santiago,
Chile

Argentina

Brazil

Chile

United States

Medal table (men)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Brazil35210
2 Argentina3328
3 Cuba3115
4 United States1023
5 Chile0134
Totals (5 entries)10101030

Participation history (men)

Nation United States
1987
Cuba
1991
Argentina
1995
Canada
1999
Dominican Republic
2003
Brazil
2007
Mexico
2011
Canada
2015
Peru
2019
Chile
2023
Years
 Argentina 5th 5th 3rd 3rd 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 1st 1st 10
 Brazil 3rd 2nd 2nd 2nd 1st 1st 2nd 1st 3rd 2nd 10
 Canada 4th 4th - 5th - 7th 5th 7th - - 6
 Chile - - - - 5th 5th 3rd 3rd 2nd 3rd 6
 Cuba 2nd 1st 1st 1st - 3rd - 6th 5th 6th 8
 Dominican Republic - - - - 7th 6th 4th 8th - 8th 5
 Mexico - - - - 8th 8th 6th - 4th 7th 5
 Paraguay - - 5th - - - - - - - 1
 Peru - - - - - - - - 8th - 1
 Puerto Rico - - 6th 7th 6th - - 5th 7th - 5
 United States 1st 3rd 4th 4th 3rd - 7th - 6th 4th 8
 Uruguay - - - 6th 4th 4th - 4th - 5th 5
 Venezuela - - - - - - 8th - - - 1
Total 5 5 6 7 8 8 8 8 8 8

Women's competition

Year Host Gold Silver Bronze Fourth place
1987
Details
United States
Indianapolis,
United States

United States

Canada

Brazil

Cuba
1995
Details
Argentina
Mar del Plata,
Argentina

United States

Canada

Brazil

Cuba
1999
Details
Canada
Winnipeg,
Canada

Brazil

Canada

Cuba

United States
2003
Details
Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo,
Dominican Republic

Brazil

Argentina

Uruguay

United States
2007
Details
Brazil
Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil

Brazil

Cuba

Argentina

Dominican Republic
2011
Details
Mexico
Guadalajara,
Mexico

Brazil

Argentina

Dominican Republic

Mexico
2015
Details
Canada
Toronto,
Canada

Brazil

Argentina

Uruguay

Mexico
2019
Details
Peru
Lima,
Peru

Brazil

Argentina

Cuba

United States
2023
Detalis
Chile
Santiago,
Chile

Brazil

Argentina

Paraguay

Chile

Medal table (women)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Brazil7029
2 United States2002
3 Argentina0516
4 Canada0303
5 Cuba0123
6 Uruguay0022
7 Dominican Republic0011
 Paraguay0011
Totals (8 entries)99927

Participation history (women)

Nation United States
1987
Argentina
1995
Canada
1999
Dominican Republic
2003
Brazil
2007
Mexico
2011
Canada
2015
Peru
2019
Chile
2023
Years
 Argentina 5th 5th 6th 2nd 3rd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 9
 Brazil 3rd 3rd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 9
 Canada 2nd 2nd 2nd - 6th - 7th 7th 8th 7
 Chile - - - - - 5th 8th - 4th 3
 Cuba 4th 4th 3rd - 2nd - 5th 3rd 6th 7
 Dominican Republic - - - 5th 4th 3rd - 5th - 4
 Mexico - - - 6th 5th 4th 4th - - 4
 Paraguay - - - - 7th - - - 3rd 2
 Peru - - - - - - - 8th - 1
 Puerto Rico - - - - 8th 6th 6th 6th 5th 5
 United States 1st 1st 4th 4th - 8th - 4th - 6
 Uruguay - - 5th 3rd - 7th 3rd - 7th 5
Total 5 5 6 6 8 8 8 8 8

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Brazil105419
2 Argentina38314
3 Cuba3238
4 United States3025
5 Canada0303
6 Chile0134
7 Uruguay0022
8 Dominican Republic0011
 Paraguay0011
Totals (9 entries)19191957

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