Since the dissolution of the soviet union in early 1992 the use of communism is almost completely gone. China, North Korea, VIetnam, Cuba, and Laos are the only countries today who still use this system. If you look these countries have some of the least freedoms and lowest incomes. North Korea is also considered the most corrupt government in the world.The list for former communist countries during the 50s-90s is Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia,Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan. All of the countries turned communist by the Iron fist of the USSR in some way.