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Population of Cameroon 2022

Cameroon, officially the Republic of Cameroon, is a country in west-central Africa. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Cameroon in 2021 is 27,200,864 (27 million or 2.7 Crore)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Cameroon Population 2022

Cameroon has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of  2.59%. Its estimated population in 2022 is 27,911,544 (27.9 million)* equivalent to 0.34% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Cameroon is 472,710 sq. km (182,510 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Cameroon is 56 per Km2 (145 people per mi2)

Population of  Cameroon in 2022 – 27.9 million or 2.79 Crores (Approx)
Cameroon2022 Population
Total Population27,911,544 (27.9 million or 2.79 Crores)
Global Rank52
Share of World Pop.0.34%
Land Area 472,710 sq. km (182,510 sq. mi)
Area Rank69
Pop. Density56 people/sq. km
Capital CityYaoundé

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Cameroon Demographics
Fertility Rate* of Cameroon4.60
Infant mortality rate ** in Cameroon54
Median Age in Cameroon 18.7 Years
Life Expectancy in Cameroon60.32 years
Urban Population of Cameroon56.3 %

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Cameroon

Religion in Cameroon

  • Christian – 70.7%
    – Catholicism 38.3%
    – Protestantism 25.5%
  • Islam 24.4%
  • None 2.2%
  • Folk 2.2%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Cameroon by Population

#CityRegion Population
1DoualaLittoral19,06,962
2YaoundéCentre18,17,524
3BafoussamWest8,00,000
4BamendaNorthwest2,69,530
5GarouaNorth2,35,996
6MarouaFar North2,01,371
7NgaoundéréAdamawa1,52,698
8KumbaSouthwest1,44,268
9NkongsambaLittoral1,04,050
10BueaSouthwest90,090