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With the Olympics in South Korea upon us, WalletHub.com has released its 2018 Winter Olympics by the

With the Olympics in South Korea upon us, WalletHub.com has released its 2018 Winter Olympics by the Numbers report. Here are some interesting stats that it reveals:

v $13 Billion: Estimated cost of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, 4x less than the record-setting 2014 Sochi Games.

v $19.6 Million: Was spent on cybersecurity and X-ray screening for the PyeongChang Games.

v $4,683: Average price of a weeklong trip to PyeongChang for the Olympics.

v 242: Athletes on the U.S. team – a record for any country in the Winter Olympics.

v 169: Russian athletes received a special exemption to compete after Russia was banned from the 2018 Olympics due to a doping scandal.

“2018 Winter olympics” (7 p.m., NBC): Four straight hours of all the cold-weather sports you can handle.

“AUTOPSY: THE LAST HOURS OF JAMES GANDOLFINI” (8 P.M.,

Read more at: http://www.vindy.com/news/2018/feb/11/with-the-olympics-in-south-korea-upon-us/