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Official NameThe Republic of Cameroon
Country Meaning(River of Shrimps)
MottoPeace, Work, Fatherland (Official)
AnthemO Cameroun, Berceau de nos AncĂȘtres (O Cameroon, Cradle of Our Forefathers)
Population24,348,251 (0.31% of the world)
Languages24 major African language groups, English (official), French (official)
Alpha Code »CM / CMR
Internet Domain
Currency Symbol Central African CFA franc (Fr XAF)
Central Bank »Bank of Central African States
Calling Codes+237
Area Total Area: 475,442 km2 (183,569 sq mi)
Land: 472,710 km2 (182,510 sq mi)
Water: 2,730 km2 (1,050 sq mi)
RegionMiddle Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Lat/Long7.3697220, 12.3547220
Timezone1 timezone(s)