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Complete details about Cameroon in Africa with capital city Yaoundé

Country NameCameroon (Cameroun/Cameroon)
Country CodeCMR
Capital CityYaoundé
ContinentAfrica
RegionCentral Africa
Independence Year1960
Population15085000
Surface Area475442.0
Life Expectancy54.8 years
GNP9174.0 (old 8596.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Bamileke-bamum     (18.6%)
Duala     (10.9%)
Fang     (19.7%)
Ful     (9.6%)
Maka     (4.9%)
Mandara     (5.7%)
Masana     (3.9%)
Tikar     (7.4%)

Major Cities

Douala, Littoral     (population 1448300)
Yaoundé, Centre     (population 1372800)
Garoua, Nord     (population 177000)
Maroua, Extrême-Nord     (population 143000)
Bamenda, Nord-Ouest     (population 138000)
Bafoussam, Ouest     (population 131000)
Nkongsamba, Littoral     (population 112454)

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From @BassoHannah on Thu Apr 18 08:57:12 EDT 2019 RT @thegoalkeeper: FIFA announced today that over 720,000 tickets have been sold for the women?s World Cup. Sellouts: France-South Korea?
From @TheOddSolace on Thu Apr 18 08:56:37 EDT 2019 #Cameroon punch their #FIFAU17WC ticket in dramatic circumstances! #U17AFCON https://t.co/BEvHBhvmWL
From @uwimaclarisse on Thu Apr 18 08:56:31 EDT 2019 What a win ? What a comeback? #Thebabylions #TotalAFCONU17 #CMRMAR. @FecafootOfficie Full time at Chamazi comple? https://t.co/yZbXX2RNcS
From @oyonojean90 on Thu Apr 18 08:56:12 EDT 2019 RT @UBACameroon1: UBA Cameroon informe toute sa clientèle qu'elle n'organise pas de collecte périodique d'argent dans les marchés ou tout a?
From @Beeorlicious on Thu Apr 18 08:56:02 EDT 2019 RT @gpcmediaonline: FT ?? 2-1 ?? Scenes here! #Cameroon are the first African side through to the #FIFAU17WC! A brace from substitute Isma?
From @brett5355 on Thu Apr 18 08:55:57 EDT 2019 RT @thegoalkeeper: FIFA announced today that over 720,000 tickets have been sold for the women?s World Cup. Sellouts: France-South Korea?
From @CAF_Online on Thu Apr 18 08:55:47 EDT 2019 ? Here are some snaps of today's game: @FecafootOfficie ????? @FRMFOFFICIEL for #TotalAFCONU17 Congratulations ?? https://t.co/WTMjpBDmLv
From @gpcmediaonline on Thu Apr 18 08:54:40 EDT 2019 FT ?? 2-1 ?? Scenes here! #Cameroon are the first African side through to the #FIFAU17WC! A brace from substitute? https://t.co/wPj24bnZLH
From @LePatrioteRN75 on Thu Apr 18 08:53:48 EDT 2019 RT @DominiqueBilde: ? « Le #Cameroun mène un combat résolu et sans merci contre le terrorisme islamiste » #PlenPE. #Cameroon #Africa https:?
From @LePatrioteRN75 on Thu Apr 18 08:53:44 EDT 2019 RT @DominiqueBilde: ? « A des années-lumière du portrait au vitriol, la #Cameroun est un gage de stabilité dans une région troublée » #Plen?
From @LePatrioteRN75 on Thu Apr 18 08:53:40 EDT 2019 RT @DominiqueBilde: ? « Anglophones ou francophones, les Camerounais communient dans les mêmes valeurs et l'amour d'une même patrie » #Plen?