Republic of Cameroon

(Cameroon)

System of governmentpresidential republic
Country codeCM, CMR
FlagRepublic of Cameroon
Capital cityYaoundé
CurrencyCentral African CFA franc (XAF)
Predominant religionCatholic Christianity and Natural religion
Former colonizerGermany (Federal Republic of Germany)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
Population23 794 164 people
(55. place in the world)
Area475 440 km2
(53. place in the world)
Density50 people per km2
(125. place in the world)
GDP per capita3 722 USD per capita
(147. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 2,538
(136. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 25
(150. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,556
(150. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 52,4
(142. place in the world)
Life expectancy58,6 years
(177. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 46,6
(137. place in the world)
CO2 emissions9,768 Mt CO2/year
(104. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km221 t CO2/km2/year
(147. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita0,4 t CO2/per capita/year
(151. place in the world)
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