Commonwealth Countries MapThe Commonwealth comprises 52 independent sovereign states. The Commonwealth comprises states that were earlier territories of the British Empire. It includes about a quarter of the world's population and land surface. They share a common language and a similar system of government and law. The Commonwealth promotes democracy, the rule of law, good governance and human rights. The Queen is the Head of the Commonwealth and the Head of State of UK. The main intergovernmental agency of the Commonwealth is the Commonwealth Secretariat based in London. The Commonwealth Secretariat organizes Commonwealth Heads of Government Meetings (CHOGM) every two years.
The members of the Commonwealth are Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, The Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei Darussalam, Cameroon, Canada, Cyprus, Dominica, Fiji, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, New Zealand, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Kingdom, Vanuatu and Zambia.
Maldives was a part of the Commonwealth until it was removed on October 13, 2016, after being accused of interfering in domestic affairs and unjust treatment.
List of Commonwealth Countries
|Country Name||Country Name|
|Mozambique||Antigua and Barbuda|
|United Republic of Tanzania||Saint Lucia|
|Zambia||St Kitts and Nevis|
|Cyprus||St Vincent and The Grenadines|
|Malta||Trinidad and Tobago|
|United Kingdom||New Zealand|
|Australia||Papua New Guinea|
Last Updated on: March 31, 2017