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List of Commonwealth Games with No. of Sports Played, Events, Participating Nations

The Commonwealth Games is a sports event where athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations participate. The first Commonwealth Games was held in 1930 in Hamilton, Canada.

The Commonwealth Games event is held every four years. It is an international sporting event that showcases the talent and dedication of athletes from diverse backgrounds and cultures. The event features a wide range of sports, including athletics, swimming, cycling, gymnastics, and many more.

The 2022 Commonwealth Games

2022 Commonwealth Games, also known as the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games or XXII Commonwealth Games, was an international sports event that happened between 72 Commonwealth nations in Birmingham, England. The Games were opened by Charles, Prince of Wales and closed by Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex and Forfar. A total of 280 events in 20 sports were played in the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

List of Commonwealth Games

Here is the list of Commonwealth games played, year, place, number of players, events, and participating nations.

YearPlaceNo. of Sports PlayedNo. of EventsNumber of participating countries
1930Hamilton, Canada65911
1934London, England66816
1938Sydney, Australia77115
1950Auckland, New Zealand98812
1954Vancouver, Canada99124
1958Cardiff, Wales99436
1962Perth, Australia910435
1966Kingston, Jamaica911034
1970Edinburgh, Scotland912142
1974Christchurch, New Zealand912138
1978Edmonton, Canada1012846
1982Brisbane, Australia1014246
1986Edinburgh, Scotland1016326
1990Auckland, New Zealand1020455
1994Victoria, Canada1021763
1998Kuala Lumpur,  Malaysia1521370
2002Manchester, England1728172
2006Melbourne, Australia1624571
2010Delhi, India1727271
2014Glasgow, Scotland1726171
2018Gold Coast, Australia1927571
2022Birmingham, England2028072

Note: In 1942 and 1946, the games were cancelled due to World War II.