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Cameroon

 

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 Cameroon
All information: Cameroon
 
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All information: United States
 
Area:475,440 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:25,876,000 328,240,000
Official language:French English

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1960 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Yaoundé Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:54.4 33.4
Life expectancy males:57.7 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:60.2 years 81.1 years
Average age:18.3 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:35.39 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:9.27 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.30 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:36 74
Civil rights:19 83
Health:6 74
Climate:56 64
Cost of Living:33 38
Popularity:33 85


Economy

Currency:Central African Franc US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:3.4 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:2.45 % 1.81 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:57.70 % 36.60 %
Average income:1,340 € 58,821 €
Corruption index:25 (very bad) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:34,844 Mio €1.35 M € 19,145,356 M €58.33 M €
Gross national product:34,732 Mio €1.34 M € 19,308,457 M €58.82 M €
Exported goods:6,522 M €0.25 M € 2,258,389 M €6.88 M €
Imported goods:7,523 M €0.29 M € 2,773,678 M €8.45 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:77,589 km3.00 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:987 km0.04 km 293,564 km0.89 km
Harbours:290.001 3,6730.011
Airports:330.001 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:6.41 bn kWh247,754.90 kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:8.11 bn kWh313,335.95 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:55.00 m kWh2,125.49 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:8.29 m t320.41 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+237 +1
Internet domain:.cm .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:925,97836 107,281,000327
Mobile phones:21,155,316818 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:10,2070 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:6,004,089232 290,488,378885



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:1.30 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.09 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:6.0 % 10.8 %
HIV sufferers:1.10 % 0.22 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:1.8 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:84.0 % 79.0 %
Smokers:9.3 % 25.1 %

Climate

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Daytime temperatures:30.8 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:20.6 °C 7.3 °C
Relative humidity:71 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:18 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:132 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:6.3 7.2


Native languages

English:2.0 % 82.1 %
Fang:19.7 % n/a
Bamileke-bamum:18.6 % n/a
Duala:10.9 % n/a
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Fula:9.6 % n/a
Tikar:7.4 % n/a
Mandara:5.7 % n/a
Maka:4.9 % n/a
Masana:3.9 % n/a
French:3.0 % 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
other:14.3 % 2.6 %


Religions

Christianity:40.0 % 78.5 %
Native religions:40.0 % n/a
Islam:20.0 % 1.1 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Hinduism:n/a 1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
other:0.0 % 15.3 %