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Fifty-two countries are members of the Commonwealth. Our countries span Africa, Asia, the Americas, Europe and the Pacific and are diverse – they are amongst the world’s largest, smallest, richest and poorest countries. Thirty-one of our members are classified as small states – countries with a population size of 1.5 million people or less and larger member states that share similar characteristics with them.

Country
Capital
Region
Population(1)
GDP Total(2),
$ billion
GDP Per Capita(3),
$
St. John's
Caribbean and Americas
91295
1.242
13604
Canberra
Pacific
24133200
1444.189
59842
Nassau
Caribbean and Americas
321834
8.657
26899
Dhaka
Asia
171700000
185.415
1080
Bridgetown
Caribbean and Americas
277821
4.348
15650
Belmopan
Caribbean and Americas
368310
1.693
4597
Gaborone
Africa
2155784
15.789
7324
Bandar Seri Begawan
Asia
415717
15.102
36328
Yaoundé
Africa
22534532
31.669
1405
Ottawa
Caribbean and Americas
36155487
1788.717
49473
Nicosia
Europe
1141166
23.269
20391
Roseau
Caribbean and Americas
72660
0.526
7239
Suva
Pacific
909389
4.212
4632
Accra
Africa
27000000
38.648
1431
St. George's
Caribbean and Americas
109590
0.862
7866
Georgetown
Caribbean and Americas
735554
2.997
4074
New Delhi
Asia
1293057000
2049.501
1585
Kingston
Caribbean and Americas
2950210
13.787
4673
Nairobi
Africa
45010056
60.770
1350
Tarawa
Pacific
103500
0.181
1749
Maseru
Africa
2067000
2.159
1045
Lilongwe
Africa
16407000
4.263
230
Kuala Lumpur
Asia
31104000
326.933
10511
Valletta
Europe
445426
10.852
24363
Port Louis
Africa
1261208
13.240
10498
Maputo
Africa
24692144
16.684
676
Windhoek
Africa
2113077
13.353
6319
Nauru
Pacific
10084
0.121
11999
Wellington
Pacific
4697670
198.118
42174
Abuja
Africa
182202000
573.652
3126
Islamabad
Asia
201995540
250.136
1238
Port Moresby
Pacific
7059653
16.060
2275
Kigali
Africa
11262564
8.012
711
Castries
Caribbean and Americas
183600
1.356
7386
Apia
Pacific
197773
0.826
4177
Victoria
Africa
92000
1.420
15435
Freetown
Africa
6190280
5.033
813
Singapore
Asia
5535000
308.051
55655
Honiara
Pacific
523000
1.155
2208
Pretoria
Africa
54956900
350.082
6370
Colombo
Asia
20277597
74.588
3678
Basseterre
Caribbean and Americas
54961
0.841
15302
Kingstown
Caribbean and Americas
103000
0.736
7146
Mbabane
Africa
1119000
3.676
3285
Dodoma
Africa
51820000
47.932
925
Nuku'alofa
Pacific
103036
0.454
4406
Port of Spain
Caribbean and Americas
1349667
28.788
21318
Funafuti
Pacific
10640
0.038
3571
Kampala
Africa
37873253
27.616
729
London
Europe
65102385
2945.146
45239
Port Vila
Pacific
243304
0.812
3311
Lusaka
Africa
16212000
26.758
1651
Country
Capital
Region
Population(1)
GDP Total(2), billion
GDP Per Capita(3)
Gaborone
Africa
2155784
15.789
7324
Yaoundé
Africa
22534532
31.669
1405
Accra
Africa
27000000
38.648
1431
Nairobi
Africa
45010056
60.770
1350
Maseru
Africa
2067000
2.159
1045
Lilongwe
Africa
16407000
4.263
230
Port Louis
Africa
1261208
13.240
10498
Maputo
Africa
24692144
16.684
676
Windhoek
Africa
2113077
13.353
6319
Abuja
Africa
182202000
573.652
3126
Kigali
Africa
11262564
8.012
711
Victoria
Africa
92000
1.420
15435
Freetown
Africa
6190280
5.033
813
Pretoria
Africa
54956900
350.082
6370
Mbabane
Africa
1119000
3.676
3285
Dodoma
Africa
51820000
47.932
925
Kampala
Africa
37873253
27.616
729
Lusaka
Africa
16212000
26.758
1651
Dhaka
Asia
171700000
185.415
1080
Bandar Seri Begawan
Asia
415717
15.102
36328
New Delhi
Asia
1293057000
2049.501
1585
Kuala Lumpur
Asia
31104000
326.933
10511
Islamabad
Asia
201995540
250.136
1238
Singapore
Asia
5535000
308.051
55655
Colombo
Asia
20277597
74.588
3678
St. John's
Caribbean and Americas
91295
1.242
13604
Nassau
Caribbean and Americas
321834
8.657
26899
Bridgetown
Caribbean and Americas
277821
4.348
15650
Belmopan
Caribbean and Americas
368310
1.693
4597
Ottawa
Caribbean and Americas
36155487
1788.717
49473
Roseau
Caribbean and Americas
72660
0.526
7239
St. George's
Caribbean and Americas
109590
0.862
7866
Georgetown
Caribbean and Americas
735554
2.997
4074
Kingston
Caribbean and Americas
2950210
13.787
4673
Castries
Caribbean and Americas
183600
1.356
7386
Basseterre
Caribbean and Americas
54961
0.841
15302
Kingstown
Caribbean and Americas
103000
0.736
7146
Port of Spain
Caribbean and Americas
1349667
28.788
21318
Nicosia
Europe
1141166
23.269
20391
Valletta
Europe
445426
10.852
24363
London
Europe
65102385
2945.146
45239
Canberra
Pacific
24133200
1444.189
59842
Suva
Pacific
909389
4.212
4632
Tarawa
Pacific
103500
0.181
1749
Nauru
Pacific
10084
0.121
11999
Wellington
Pacific
4697670
198.118
42174
Port Moresby
Pacific
7059653
16.060
2275
Apia
Pacific
197773
0.826
4177
Honiara
Pacific
523000
1.155
2208
Nuku'alofa
Pacific
103036
0.454
4406
Funafuti
Pacific
10640
0.038
3571
Port Vila
Pacific
243304
0.812
3311
Country
Capital
Region
Population(1)
GDP Total(2), billion
GDP Per Capita(3)
New Delhi
Asia
1293057000
2049.501
1585
Islamabad
Asia
201995540
250.136
1238
Abuja
Africa
182202000
573.652
3126
Dhaka
Asia
171700000
185.415
1080
London
Europe
65102385
2945.146
45239
Pretoria
Africa
54956900
350.082
6370
Dodoma
Africa
51820000
47.932
925
Nairobi
Africa
45010056
60.770
1350
Kampala
Africa
37873253
27.616
729
Ottawa
Caribbean and Americas
36155487
1788.717
49473
Kuala Lumpur
Asia
31104000
326.933
10511
Accra
Africa
27000000
38.648
1431
Maputo
Africa
24692144
16.684
676
Canberra
Pacific
24133200
1444.189
59842
Yaoundé
Africa
22534532
31.669
1405
Colombo
Asia
20277597
74.588
3678
Lilongwe
Africa
16407000
4.263
230
Lusaka
Africa
16212000
26.758
1651
Kigali
Africa
11262564
8.012
711
Port Moresby
Pacific
7059653
16.060
2275
Freetown
Africa
6190280
5.033
813
Singapore
Asia
5535000
308.051
55655
Wellington
Pacific
4697670
198.118
42174
Kingston
Caribbean and Americas
2950210
13.787
4673
Gaborone
Africa
2155784
15.789
7324
Windhoek
Africa
2113077
13.353
6319
Maseru
Africa
2067000
2.159
1045
Port of Spain
Caribbean and Americas
1349667
28.788
21318
Port Louis
Africa
1261208
13.240
10498
Nicosia
Europe
1141166
23.269
20391
Mbabane
Africa
1119000
3.676
3285
Suva
Pacific
909389
4.212
4632
Georgetown
Caribbean and Americas
735554
2.997
4074
Honiara
Pacific
523000
1.155
2208
Valletta
Europe
445426
10.852
24363
Bandar Seri Begawan
Asia
415717
15.102
36328
Belmopan
Caribbean and Americas
368310
1.693
4597
Nassau
Caribbean and Americas
321834
8.657
26899
Bridgetown
Caribbean and Americas
277821
4.348
15650
Port Vila
Pacific
243304
0.812
3311
Apia
Pacific
197773
0.826
4177
Castries
Caribbean and Americas
183600
1.356
7386
St. George's
Caribbean and Americas
109590
0.862
7866
Tarawa
Pacific
103500
0.181
1749
Nuku'alofa
Pacific
103036
0.454
4406
Kingstown
Caribbean and Americas
103000
0.736
7146
Victoria
Africa
92000
1.420
15435
St. John's
Caribbean and Americas
91295
1.242
13604
Roseau
Caribbean and Americas
72660
0.526
7239
Basseterre
Caribbean and Americas
54961
0.841
15302
Funafuti
Pacific
10640
0.038
3571
Nauru
Pacific
10084
0.121
11999
Country
Capital
Region
Population(1)
GDP Total(2), billion
GDP Per Capita(3)
London
Europe
65102385
2945.146
45239
New Delhi
Asia
1293057000
2049.501
1585
Ottawa
Caribbean and Americas
36155487
1788.717
49473
Canberra
Pacific
24133200
1444.189
59842
Abuja
Africa
182202000
573.652
3126
Pretoria
Africa
54956900
350.082
6370
Kuala Lumpur
Asia
31104000
326.933
10511
Singapore
Asia
5535000
308.051
55655
Islamabad
Asia
201995540
250.136
1238
Wellington
Pacific
4697670
198.118
42174
Dhaka
Asia
171700000
185.415
1080
Colombo
Asia
20277597
74.588
3678
Nairobi
Africa
45010056
60.770
1350
Dodoma
Africa
51820000
47.932
925
Accra
Africa
27000000
38.648
1431
Yaoundé
Africa
22534532
31.669
1405
Port of Spain
Caribbean and Americas
1349667
28.788
21318
Kampala
Africa
37873253
27.616
729
Lusaka
Africa
16212000
26.758
1651
Nicosia
Europe
1141166
23.269
20391
Maputo
Africa
24692144
16.684
676
Port Moresby
Pacific
7059653
16.060
2275
Gaborone
Africa
2155784
15.789
7324
Bandar Seri Begawan
Asia
415717
15.102
36328
Kingston
Caribbean and Americas
2950210
13.787
4673
Windhoek
Africa
2113077
13.353
6319
Port Louis
Africa
1261208
13.240
10498
Valletta
Europe
445426
10.852
24363
Nassau
Caribbean and Americas
321834
8.657
26899
Kigali
Africa
11262564
8.012
711
Freetown
Africa
6190280
5.033
813
Bridgetown
Caribbean and Americas
277821
4.348
15650
Lilongwe
Africa
16407000
4.263
230
Suva
Pacific
909389
4.212
4632
Mbabane
Africa
1119000
3.676
3285
Georgetown
Caribbean and Americas
735554
2.997
4074
Maseru
Africa
2067000
2.159
1045
Belmopan
Caribbean and Americas
368310
1.693
4597
Victoria
Africa
92000
1.420
15435
Castries
Caribbean and Americas
183600
1.356
7386
St. John's
Caribbean and Americas
91295
1.242
13604
Honiara
Pacific
523000
1.155
2208
St. George's
Caribbean and Americas
109590
0.862
7866
Basseterre
Caribbean and Americas
54961
0.841
15302
Apia
Pacific
197773
0.826
4177
Port Vila
Pacific
243304
0.812
3311
Kingstown
Caribbean and Americas
103000
0.736
7146
Roseau
Caribbean and Americas
72660
0.526
7239
Nuku'alofa
Pacific
103036
0.454
4406
Tarawa
Pacific
103500
0.181
1749
Nauru
Pacific
10084
0.121
11999
Funafuti
Pacific
10640
0.038
3571
Country
Capital
Region
Population(1)
GDP Total(2), billion
GDP Per Capita(3)
Canberra
Pacific
24133200
1444.189
59842
Singapore
Asia
5535000
308.051
55655
Ottawa
Caribbean and Americas
36155487
1788.717
49473
London
Europe
65102385
2945.146
45239
Wellington
Pacific
4697670
198.118
42174
Bandar Seri Begawan
Asia
415717
15.102
36328
Nassau
Caribbean and Americas
321834
8.657
26899
Valletta
Europe
445426
10.852
24363
Port of Spain
Caribbean and Americas
1349667
28.788
21318
Nicosia
Europe
1141166
23.269
20391
Bridgetown
Caribbean and Americas
277821
4.348
15650
Victoria
Africa
92000
1.420
15435
Basseterre
Caribbean and Americas
54961
0.841
15302
St. John's
Caribbean and Americas
91295
1.242
13604
Nauru
Pacific
10084
0.121
11999
Kuala Lumpur
Asia
31104000
326.933
10511
Port Louis
Africa
1261208
13.240
10498
St. George's
Caribbean and Americas
109590
0.862
7866
Castries
Caribbean and Americas
183600
1.356
7386
Gaborone
Africa
2155784
15.789
7324
Roseau
Caribbean and Americas
72660
0.526
7239
Kingstown
Caribbean and Americas
103000
0.736
7146
Pretoria
Africa
54956900
350.082
6370
Windhoek
Africa
2113077
13.353
6319
Kingston
Caribbean and Americas
2950210
13.787
4673
Suva
Pacific
909389
4.212
4632
Belmopan
Caribbean and Americas
368310
1.693
4597
Nuku'alofa
Pacific
103036
0.454
4406
Apia
Pacific
197773
0.826
4177
Georgetown
Caribbean and Americas
735554
2.997
4074
Colombo
Asia
20277597
74.588
3678
Funafuti
Pacific
10640
0.038
3571
Port Vila
Pacific
243304
0.812
3311
Mbabane
Africa
1119000
3.676
3285
Abuja
Africa
182202000
573.652
3126
Port Moresby
Pacific
7059653
16.060
2275
Honiara
Pacific
523000
1.155
2208
Tarawa
Pacific
103500
0.181
1749
Lusaka
Africa
16212000
26.758
1651
New Delhi
Asia
1293057000
2049.501
1585
Accra
Africa
27000000
38.648
1431
Yaoundé
Africa
22534532
31.669
1405
Nairobi
Africa
45010056
60.770
1350
Islamabad
Asia
201995540
250.136
1238
Dhaka
Asia
171700000
185.415
1080
Maseru
Africa
2067000
2.159
1045
Dodoma
Africa
51820000
47.932
925
Freetown
Africa
6190280
5.033
813
Kampala
Africa
37873253
27.616
729
Kigali
Africa
11262564
8.012
711
Maputo
Africa
24692144
16.684
676
Lilongwe
Africa
16407000
4.263
230
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(1) Data source: Wikipedia - Updated 06.07.2016
(2) Data source: World Economic Outlook Database, April 2015 - Updated 06.07.2016
(3) The GDP per capita is obtained by dividing the country's gross domestic product by the total population