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Cameroon

Cameroon ( (listen), French: Cameroun), officially the Republic of Cameroon (French: République du Cameroun), is a country in west-central Africa. It is bordered by Nigeria to the west and north; Chad to the northeast; the Central African Republic to the east; and Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and the Republic of the Congo to the south. Its coastline lies on the Bight of Biafra, part of the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean. The country is sometimes identified as West African and other times as Central African, due to its strategic position at the crossroads between West and Central Africa. Its nearly 25 million people speak 250 native languages.Early inhabitants of the territory included the Sao civilisation around Lake Chad, and the Baka hunter-gatherers in the southeastern rainforest. Portuguese explorers reached the coast in the 15th century and named the area Rio dos Camarões (Shrimp River), which became Cameroon in English. Fulani soldiers founded the Adamawa Emirate in the north in the 19th century, and various ethnic groups of the west and northwest established powerful chiefdoms and fondoms. Cameroon became a German colony in 1884 known as Kamerun. After World War I, it was divided between France a... [More]
  • Last : 30,429.58
  • High : 30,590.59
  • Low : 29,904.06
  • Max Fluctuation : 193.63
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.31%
  • Open : 29,966.00
  • Time : 17:59:34
  • Yesterday : 29,966.00
  • Change % : 1.55%
  • Change : 463.58
  • Last : 1,856.63
  • High : 1,865.17
  • Low : 1,844.35
  • Max Fluctuation : 2.74
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.41%
  • Open : 1,846.3
  • Time : 17:59:43
  • Yesterday : 1,846.67
  • Change % : 0.54%
  • Change : 9.96
  • Last : 110.17
  • High : 111.78
  • Low : 109.55
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.31
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.81%
  • Open : 110.5
  • Time : 17:59:42
  • Yesterday : 110.35
  • Change % : 0.16%
  • Change : 0.18
  • Last : 0.939
  • High : 0.9473
  • Low : 0.9359
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9459
  • Time : 17:59:23
  • Yesterday : 0.9459
  • Change % : 0.73%
  • Change : 0.0069

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-136 21 Mar -192 XAF Billion
CPI Housing Utilities
123 21 Sep 122 points
CPI Transportation
128 21 Sep 128 points
Changes in Inventories
-592 21 Jun 2233 XAF Billion
Competitiveness Index
46.02 19 Dec 45.1 Points
Competitiveness Rank
123 19 Dec 121
Consumer Price Index CPI
121 21 Sep 121 points
Consumer Spending
4430 21 Jun 4136 XAF Billion
Coronavirus Cases
119780 22 May 119725 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
1927 22 May 1926 Persons
Corporate Tax Rate
33 21 Dec 33 percent
Corruption Index
27 21 Dec 25 Points
Corruption Rank
144 21 Dec 149
Credit Rating
28 22 May
Crude Oil Production
61 22 Jan 62 BBL/D/1K
Currency
619 22 May 620
Current Account
-322 20 Dec -992 XAF Billion
Current Account to GDP
-3.9 21 Dec -4.9 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
167 19 Dec 166
Exports
175 21 Mar 163 XAF Billion
Food Inflation
4.5 21 Sep 4.2 percent
GDP
39.8 20 Dec 39 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
4 21 Sep 4.2 percent
GDP Constant Prices
5789 21 Sep 5908 XAF Billion
GDP From Agriculture
427 21 Sep 458 XAF Billion
GDP From Construction
414 21 Sep 391 XAF Billion
GDP From Public Administration
523 21 Sep 532 XAF Billion
GDP From Transport
580 21 Sep 598 XAF Billion
GDP per capita
1373 20 Dec 1398 USD
GDP per capita PPP
3576 20 Dec 3642 USD
Gold Reserves
0 21 Dec 0 Tonnes
Government Budget
-1.8 21 Dec -3.9 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP
43.2 20 Dec 41.7 percent of GDP
Government Spending
560 21 Jun 613 XAF Billion
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
1132 21 Jun 1064 XAF Billion
IP Addresses
25141 17 Mar 26475 IP
Imports
311 21 Mar 356 XAF Billion
Industrial Production
5.8 21 Sep 11.8 percent
Inflation Rate
2.37 21 Sep 2.29 percent
Interest Rate
4 22 Mar 3.5 percent
Internet Speed
2292 17 Mar 2048 KBps
Manufacturing Production
0.11 21 Sep 15.1 percent
Military Expenditure
376 20 Dec 422 USD Million
Personal Income Tax Rate
35 21 Dec 38.5 percent
Population
26.54 20 Dec 24.35 Million
Terrorism Index
6.63 19 Dec 6.62
Unemployment Rate
3.9 21 Dec 3.8 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -136 -460 Cameroon -30 -30 XAF Billion
Consumer Price Index CPI 121 126 Cameroon 126 126 points
Corporate Tax Rate 33 33 Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon percent
Credit Rating 28 B Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon
Currency 619 634 638 643 647
Current Account to GDP -3.9 -3.2 Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon percent of GDP
Exports 175 230 Cameroon 230 230 XAF Billion
Food Inflation 4.5 6 Cameroon 5 4 percent
GDP 39.8 38.7 Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4 3.5 Cameroon 3.7 4 percent
GDP per capita 1373 1400 Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon USD
GDP per capita PPP 3576 3270 Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon USD
Government Budget -1.8 -2 Cameroon -2 -2 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP 43.2 42 Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon percent of GDP
Imports 311 260 Cameroon 260 260 XAF Billion
Industrial Production 5.8 6.5 Cameroon 4 4 percent
Inflation Rate 2.37 5 Cameroon 4 4.3 percent
Interest Rate 4 4 Cameroon 4.5 4.5 percent
Manufacturing Production 0.11 12 Cameroon 10 8 percent
Personal Income Tax Rate 35 38.5 Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon percent
Population 26.54 27.82 Cameroon Cameroon Cameroon Million
Unemployment Rate 3.9 3.9 Cameroon 3.9 3.9 percent