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Facts about Cameroon

Administrative divisions: 10 provinces; Adamaoua , Centre , Est , Extreme-Nord , Littoral , Nord , Nord-Ouest , Ouest , Sud , Sud-Ouest
Area: total: 475 ,440 sq km land: 469 ,440 sq km water: 6 ,000 sq km
Background: The former French Cameroon and part of British Cameroon merged in 1961 to form the present country. Cameroon has generally enjoyed stability , which has permitted the development of agriculture , roads , and railways , as well as a petroleum industry. Despite a slow movement toward democratic reform , political power remains firmly in the hands of President Paul BIYA.
Flag description: three equal vertical bands of green (hoist side) , red , and yellow with a yellow five-pointed star centered in the red band note: uses the popular pan-African colors of Ethiopia
Capital: name: Yaounde geographic coordinates: 3 52 N , 11 31 E time difference: UTC+1 (6 hours ahead of Washington , DC during Standard Time)
Climate: varies with terrain , from tropical along coast to semiarid and hot in north
Currency code: Communaute Financiere Africaine franc (XAF); note - responsible authority is the Bank of the Central African States
Ethnic groups: Cameroon Highlanders 31% , Equatorial Bantu 19% , Kirdi 11% , Fulani 10% , Northwestern Bantu 8% , Eastern Nigritic 7% , other African 13% , non-African less than 1%
Geographic coordinates: 6 00 N , 12 00 E
Geography note: sometimes referred to as the hinge of Africa; throughout the country there are areas of thermal springs and indications of current or prior volcanic activity; Mount Cameroon , the highest mountain in Sub-Saharan west Africa , is an active volcano
Government type: republic; multiparty presidential regime
Imports partners: France 23.4% , Nigeria 12.8% , China 9% , Belgium 5.8% , US 4% (2007)
Internet country code: .cm
Land boundaries: 402 km
Neighbouring countries: total: 4 ,591 km border countries: Central African Republic 797 km , Chad 1 ,094 km , Republic of the Congo 523 km , Equatorial Guinea 189 km , Gabon 298 km , Nigeria 1 ,690 km
Languages: 24 major African language groups , English (official) , French (official)
Location: Western Africa , bordering the Bight of Biafra , between Equatorial Guinea and Nigeria
Map references: Africa
National holiday: Republic Day (National Day) , 20 May (1972)
Nationality: noun: Cameroonian(s) adjective: Cameroonian
Natural hazards: volcanic activity with periodic releases of poisonous gases from Lake Nyos and Lake Monoun volcanoes
Population: 18 ,467 ,692 note: estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy , higher infant mortality , higher death rates , lower population growth rates , and changes in the distribution of population by age and sex than would otherwise be expected (July 2008 est.)
Religions: indigenous beliefs 40% , Christian 40% , Muslim 20%
Terrain: diverse , with coastal plain in southwest , dissected plateau in center , mountains in west , plains in north
Unemployment rate: 30% (2001 est.)

Capital of Republic of Cameroon

Yaoundé (click to view Yaoundé map)

Places in Cameroon

Browse the most comprehensive and up-to-date online directory of administrative regions and Street views in Cameroon. Regions are sorted in alphabetical order from level 1 to level 2 and eventually up to level 3 regions.

Adamaoua Province (474 google map locations)
Centre Province (1581 google map locations)
East Province (841 google map locations)
Far North Province (1218 google map locations)
Littoral Province (641 google map locations)
North Province (1066 google map locations)
North-West Province (172 google map locations)
South Province (948 google map locations)
South-West Province (602 google map locations)
West Province (289 google map locations)

Random cities in Cameroon

Yaoundé, the capital city of Cameroon.


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