Commonwealth Countries
COUNTRY - YEAR JOINED COMMONWEALTH - CONSTITUTIONAL STATUS
'Realm' indicates a Commonwealth country which retained a monarchical constitution,
recognising Elizabeth II as Sovereign; 'monarchy' indicates an indigenous monarchical constitution.
Antigua and Barbuda - 1981 Realm Mozambique - 1995 Republic
Australia - 1931 Realm Namibia - 1990 Republic
The Bahamas - 1973 Realm Nauru - 1968 Republic
Bangladesh - 1972 Republic New Zealand - 1931 Realm
Barbados - 1966 Realm Nigeria - 1960 Republic
Belize - 1981 Realm Pakistan - 1947 - Republic
Botswana - 1966 Republic Papua New Guinea - 1975 Realm
Brunei Darussalam - 1984 Monarchy St Kitts and Nevis - 1983 Realm
Cameroon - 1995 Republic St Lucia - 1979 Realm
Canada - 1931 Realm St Vincent & the Grenadines - 1979 Realm
Cyprus - 1961 Republic Samoa - 1970 Monarchy
Dominica - 1978 Republic Seychelles - 1976 Republic
Fiji Islands - 1997 Republic Sierra Leone - 1961 Republic
The Gambia - 1965 Republic Singapore - 1965 Republic
Ghana - 1957 Republic Solomon Islands - 1978 Realm
Grenada - 1974 Realm South Africa - 1931-61, 1994 - Republic
Guyana - 1966 Republic Sri Lanka - 1948 - Republic
India - 1947 Republic Swaziland - 1968 Monarchy
Jamaica - 1962 Realm Tonga - 1970 Monarchy
Kenya - 1963 Republic Trinidad and Tobago - 1962 Republic
Kiribati - 1979 Republic Tuvalu - 1978 Realm
Lesotho - 1966 Monarchy Uganda - 1962 Republic
Malawi - 1964 Republic United Kingdom - Monarchy
Malaysia - 1957 - Monarchy United Republic of Tanzania - 1961
The Maldives - 1982 Republic Vanuatu - 1980 Republic
Malta - 1964 Republic Zambia - 1964 Republic
Mauritius - 1968 Republic
Zimbabwe is currently suspended
The Fiji Islands, Pakistan and Nigeria were suspended in 2000, 1999 and 1995 from the councils of the Commonwealth.
The suspensions were lifted in 2001, 2004 and 1999 respectively.