Cameroon Cameroon: 21,399 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Cameroon is a country in Central Africa.
The population in Cameroon totals 23,39 million people. The fertility rate was 4,81 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Cameroon in the year 2050 will rise to 48,60 million and in the year 2100 to 82,39 million. Cameroon has a life expectency of 54,9 years.

With an area of 475.440 sq. km Cameroon has a rank of 53 among all countries in the world. Cameroon has a population density of 49,2 people per sq. km (World rank 149). By 2050 the population density will rise to 102,2 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 173,3 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries is 4.591 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 402 km.

The economic strength of Cameroon in the year 2016 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 24,20 billion US $ and ranks 105th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 1.033 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 16,7 % of the GDP, placing Cameroon at rank 150 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2016 was 4,5 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1960
ISO country code CM
Internet Domain .cm
License plate CAM
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Cameroon

All datasets for Cameroon by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (163)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (240)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (19,103)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,314)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (548)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (31)
Internet users
Mobile phones