Major cities : Yaoundé (Capital).
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Cameroon Information

ISO 3166-1CM - CMR - 120
NATO country codeCM - CMR
FIPS 10-4 codeCM
Continent /
Cameroon CapitalYaoundé
Name of the inhabitantsCameroonian
Cameroon National anthemÔ Cameroun, berceau de nos ancêtres
Cameroon National Day20 May
Cameroon Currency Central African CFA franc (XAF)
Cameroon 19.25 %
Cameroon Calling code+237
Cameroon Country domain code .cm
Cameroon Vehicle registration plateCAM
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +1:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
Commonwealth of Nations
African Union
Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Organisation for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa
Group of 77

Cameroon Head of state

President of the RepublicPaul Biya (1982)
Prime ministerPhilémon Yang (2009)

Cameroon Religion

  1. Other 51 %
  2. Christianity 33 %
  3. Islam 16 %

Cameroon Data

Area475,440 km² (183,568 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants19,383,000 population (2008) Chart
Population Density 40.8 /km² (105.6 /sq mi)
Length of coastline402 km
Perimeter4,196 km
Life expectancy51.7 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 5.9 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.460 (2010)
Gross domestic product21 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 4.1 %
1,103 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)46 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
2,358 US$ per capita
Inflation1.9 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B (Stable, 20 February 2012)
  • Fitch: B (Stable, 21 November 2011)

Cameroon Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Petroleum
  2. Bauxite
  3. Timber
  4. Iron
  5. Hydroelectricity

Cameroon Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Bananas
  2. Livestock
  3. Coffee
  4. Cotton
  5. Cassava (manioc)
  6. Grains
  7. Timber
  8. Cocoa
  9. Rubber
  10. Oilseed

Cameroon Border

  1. Nigeria Nigeria 1,690 km
  2. Chad Chad 1,094 km
  3. Congo Congo 523 km
  4. Gabon Gabon 298 km
  5. Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea 189 km

Cameroon Map

Cameroon Climate (Capital)

  1. Tropical savanna climate 100 %

Cameroon Weather (Yaoundé)

Cameroon Electricity

Voltage220 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : E
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : E

Airport Cameroon

Douala International AirportYaoundé Nsimalen International Airport

Cameroon Car Hire

Cameroon Hotel

Hotel ibis Doualaibis Douala

Located just 7 km from Douala International Airport, this ibis hotel offers a free airport transfer. It features an outdoor swimming pool, a shaded terrace and a 24-hour reception... view more
Hotel La Vallée de BanaLa Vallée de Bana

Offering an outdoor pool, a spa and wellness centre, La Vallée de Bana is located in Bana. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms here will provide you with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning and a terrace . There is also a dining table... view more
Hotel Hôtel SawaHôtel Sawa

Offering an outdoor pool and a spa with a wellness centre, Hôtel Sawa is located in Douala. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms here will provide you with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning and a balcony... view more
Hotel Hotel Beausejour MirabelHotel Beausejour Mirabel

Offering a restaurant, Hotel Beausejour Mirabel is located in Douala. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms here will provide you with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning and satellite channels. Private bathrooms also come with a bath... view more
Hotel Les Gites de KribiLes Gites de Kribi
Les Gites de Kribi is located near Douala in Cameroon. It offers air-conditioned bungalows and chalets for up to 6 people. The bungalows and chalets are equipped with a microwave oven, a refrigerator, kitchenware and a dining area... view more
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Cameroon Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 14Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 3126
WinterParticipation : 1Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 15Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 3126
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