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Map of Cameroon

Map of Cameroon

Also Known As: Cameroun
Bordering Countries: Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Republic of the, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria
Demonym: Cameroonian
Motto: "Peace – Work – Fatherland"
Population: 23,130,708 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 2.60% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Yaoundé
Capital Coordinates: 3°52′N 11°31′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC +1
Currency: Central African CFA franc
Currency Code: XAF
GDP: $25.0 billion (2008)
Per Capita Income: $1,196 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 4.60% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 2.60% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 30.00% (2001)
Foreign Debt: $3.1 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: CM
Internet Country Code: .cm
Number of Internet Users: 749600 (2009)
Calling Code: 237
Electrical Generation Capacity: 1115000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1960 from France, United Kingdom
Area: 475,440 square km (472,710 km land) (2,730 km water)
Coastline: 402 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Fako on Mount Cameroon (4,095 m)
Life Expectancy: 57.35 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 4.82 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 55.10 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 4.50% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 10.30% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.482 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.5 (2011)
Literacy: 67.90 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 1

Number of coins in catalogue: 0

Number of stamps in catalogue: 50

Location of Cameroon in Africa

Regional Map for Cameroon

Major Cities

Bafoussam (Population 239287)
Bamenda (Population 269530)
Douala (Population 1906962)
Garoua (Population 235996)
Maroua (Population 201371)
Ngaoundéré (Population 152698)
Nkongsamba (Population 104050)
Yaoundé [Capital] (Population 1430000)

Languages

Fang
Gbaya
Hausa
Mambila

Rivers

Congo River

Lakes

Lake Chad

Mountains

Mount Cameroon

Stock Exchange

Douala Stock Exchange

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