Cameroon Social Studies

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Foumban market, Cameroon - Photo by Elin B - CC-BY

Population mid-2002 .............................16,184,748
GDP per capita 2002 ((Purchasing Power parity)...........17--
GNP 20007 (Purchasing Power parity, US$ billions)................ 26.4
Unemployment.....................................................................30%
Average annual growth 1991-97
Population (%) ....... 2.8
Labor force (%) ....... 3.2
 

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Cameroon - Photo by treesftf - CC-BY

Total Area...................................................................183,568 sq. mi.
Urban population (% of total population) ............................... 46
Life expectancy at birth (years)..................................................... 57
Infant mortality (per 1,000 live births)........................................ 52
Child malnutrition (% of children under 5) ..............................15
Access to safe water (% of population) ..................................... 41
Illiteracy (% of population age 15+) ...........................................28

 

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Cameroon __ "Compared to other African countries, Cameroon enjoys relative political and social stability. This has permitted the development of agriculture, roads, railways, and large petroleum and timber industries." You will find an encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cameroon

Cameroon __ You will find an extensive overview of the Democratic republic of Cameroon - From msn.com - http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761576170/Cameroon.html

Cameroon - geography Flag, Map, Economy ... __ "Cameroon Interactive Factbook: GEOGRAPHY, Flag, Map, Geography, People, Government, Economy, Transportation, Communications." - illustrated - From theodora.com - http://www.theodora.com/wfb/cameroon_geography.html  

Cameroon: Geography, Maps and Information __ You will find a collection of resources including Cameroon geography, maps of Cameroon and links to related articles. - From about.com - http://geography.about.com/library/maps/blcameroon.htm

Cameroon: History, Geography, Government, and Culture __ Information on Cameroon such as geography, Cameroon history, politics, Cameroon government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, more. - illustrated - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0107382.html

 

Cameroon map and information page __ An atlas style page with maps of Cameroon and general information such as statistics, history and much more. - illustrated - From worldatlas.com - http://worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/africa/cm.htm

Cameroon Newspapers __ Links to various Cameroon newspapers, both French and English. - From onlinenewspapers.com - http://www.onlinenewspapers.com/cameroon.htm

Cameroon Photos __ You will find several pages of photo images, pictures of Cameroon. - illustrated - From trekearth.com - http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/Africa/Cameroon/ 

Cameroon Photos, Flag, Map and Travel Information __ You will find a map of Cameroon and several galleries of photo images of Cameroon. - illustrated - From pbase.com - http://www.pbase.com/world/cameroon

Cameroon pictures, Cameroon images __ "Here you will find a treasure of information with regard to the pictures of Cameroon as well as a wealth of information on the subject of Cameroon images and photos." - illustrated - From infohub.com - http://www.infohub.com/pictures/images_cameroon_21.html

Cameroon Travel Information __ "Outside the swelling and modernised cities of Cameroon (Cameroun), rainforests stretch from the Atlantic Ocean, giving way to savannah and semi-desert in the north. Elephants and antelope congregate by the hundreds in some of Africa's best wildlife parks, and beachcombers laze on long, isolated beaches." This and much more. - illustrated - From lonelyplanet.com - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/destinations/africa/cameroon/ 

Cameroon Video Clips __ You will find video clips related to the country. 'Caution' only a portion of the Cameroon video clips have been reviewed by archaeolink.com. There may be material in others some would find objectionable. - From searchforvideo.com - http://www.searchforvideo.com/countries/cameroon/

Country Profile: Cameroon __ "The modern state of Cameroon was created in 1961 by the unification of two former colonies, one British and one French." You will find an overview, key facts and events, timelines and leader profiles along with current news. - illustrated - From BBC - http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/country_profiles/1042937.stm

Doing Business in Cameroon __ "This page provides a snapshot of each country’s aggregate ranking on the ease of doing business and on each of the ten topics that comprise the overall ranking. Data is also provided for each country for all the 10 topics covered in the database." Starting a business, dealing with licenses, employing workers, getting credit, paying taxes and much more. - From doingbusiness.org/The World Bank Group - http://www.doingbusiness.org/ExploreEconomies/?economyid=34

Economy of Cameroon __ "For a quarter-century following independence, Cameroon was one of the most prosperous countries in Africa. The drop in commodity prices for its principal exports —petroleum, cocoa, coffee, and cotton — in the mid-1980s, combined with an overvalued currency and economic mismanagement, led to a decade-long recession." You will find an encyclopedic article about the economy of Cameroon along with links to related materials. - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economy_of_Cameroon  



Economy of Cameroon, Culture of Cameroon, Cameroon History, Flag ... __ "Economy of Cameroon, Culture of Cameroon, Cameroon History, Flag of Cameroon, Information on Cameroon, People of Cameroon, Cameroon Flag, Cameroon History, ..." Yep, they have everything in the quote and a lot more. - illustrated - From mapsofworld.com - http://www.mapsofworld.com/country-profile/cameroon1.html 

Maps Of Cameroon __ You will find a wide variety of Cameroon map resources. Select Cameroon maps from MapQuest, Merriam-Webster, Perry-Castaņeda Library Map Collection and others. - From embassyworld.com - http://www.embassyworld.com/maps/Maps_Of_Cameroon.html


 

 

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