• Capital: Yaoundé
  • Population: 25,216,237
  • Surface Area: 475,440 km2
  • Currency: Central African CFA francs
  • Religion: Mostly Christianity
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECCAS, IMF, UN, AU

Cameroon, is a country located at Middle Africa, it has an area of 475,440 Km2.

Cameroon, with a population of 25,216,237 people, it is ranked at 53º position by population of 196 countries and it has a moderate population density, 53 people per km2.

It's capital is Yaoundé and its currency is Central African CFA francs

Cameroon is holding the 97 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 11,640 millions of euros (13,150 millions of dollars), ( 37.56% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 474€ euros per inhabitant535$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Cameroon, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.563 points in 2019, leaving it in 153th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Cameroon are business, you must know it's in the 166th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Cameroon, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Yaoundé: Monthly Temp.
Yaoundé: Monthly Rainfall
Cameroon Economy
Annual GDP [+]201832,748M.€
Annual GDP [+]201838,675M.$
GDP per capita [+]20181,299€
GDP per capita [+]20181,534$
Debt [+]201711,640
Debt [+]201713,150
Debt (%GDP) [+]201737.56%
Debt Per Capita [+]2017474€
Debt Per Capita [+]2017535$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018-814
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018-962
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-2.49%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20176,144.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20176,941.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20181,030.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20181,216.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201816.88%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017192.7
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017217.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20173.14%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018409.5
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018483.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20186.03%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201719.83%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2017250€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2017283$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201841€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201848$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20178€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20179$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201816€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201819$
S&P Rating [+]04/10/2020B-
Fitch Rating [+]04/22/2020B
Corruption Index [+]201825
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019123º
Fragile States Index [+]201895.3
Innovation Ranking [+]2018111º
Human Capital Ranking [+]201773º
Doing Business [+]2019166º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20191,529
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.12
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201514.89
Standard VAT [+]01/01/202019.25%
Annual arrivals [+]20171,081,000
Exports [+]20193,970.0 M.€
Exports [+]20194,444.4 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20189.83%
Imports [+]20195,047.6 M.€
Imports [+]20195,650.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201815.84%
Trade balance [+]2019-1,077.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-1,206.4 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-6.02%
Density [+]201853
Global Peace Ranking [+]2020141º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017278.0
% Immigrant [+]20192.01%
% Emigrant [+]20191.52%
Birth Rate [+]201835.39‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20172,780.6
Crude death rate [+]20189.27‰
Fertility Rate [+]20184.57
Population [+]201825,216,237
Immigrant stock [+]2019505,692
Emigrant stock [+]2019383,029
HDI [+]20190.563
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201857º
Life expectancy [+]201858.92
Suicides [+]20152,787
Suicide rate [+]201511.96
Number of homicides [+]2017341
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20171.39
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20190.40
Annual crude oil production [+]201970
Crude Oil Reserves (Million barrels) [+]2020200.0
Consumption GWh [+]20186,743
Generation GWh [+]20188,363
COVID-19 - Recovered [+]01/25/202128,045
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]01/25/2021462
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]01/25/202118.32
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/25/202129,617