### Highlights of Analysis:

- Cameroon Population is
**increasing** - Cameroon Population Density is
**increasing** - Cameroon Life Expectancy is
**increasing** - Cameroon Fertility Rate is
**decreasing**

Cameroon Population Analysis | Year 2010 | Year 2020 | Year 2030 |
---|---|---|---|

Cameroon Population (in million) | 19.97 | 25.95 | 32.97 |

Cameroon Global Rank | 59th | 53rd | 54th |

Cameroon Global Population Share | 0.28% | 0.33% | 0.38% |

Cameroon Global Population Density | 42.82 | 52.24 | 61.37 |

Cameroon Global Population Density Rank | 46th | 48th | 50th |

Cameroon Average Life Expectancy | 55.42 | 60.06 | 64.35 |

Cameroon Average Life Expectancy Global Rank | 187th | 188th | 184th |

Cameroon Fertility Rate | 5.11 | 4.44 | 3.87 |

Cameroon Fertility Rate Global Rank | 25th | 22nd | 22nd |

### What is the Population trend of Cameroon ?

- Every year Cameroon population is expected to increase by 796333 people.
- Cameroon population overall trend is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years and expected to be in Decreasing trend for next 100 years.
- Cameroon will see more birth rate than death rate for next 100 years.
- Cameroon Global Population Rank for next 50 years is expected to be in Range of 53rd-42nd.

### What is the Population growth rate of Cameroon ?

- Cameroon population average growth rate for next 50 years is increasing at Rate of 1.93%.
- Overall population growth rate of Cameroon is expected to be decreasing.

### What percentage of worlds population lives in Cameroon ?

- Cameroon contributes 0.45% of world's total population.

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population & Global Rank

Year | Count(in Millions) | Global Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 19.97 Million | 59th |

2020 | 25.95 Million | 53rd |

2030 | 32.97 Million | 54th |

2040 | 41.02 Million | 47th |

2050 | 49.81 Million | 42nd |

2060 | 58.96 Million | 37th |

2070 | 68.1 Million | 34th |

2080 | 76.87 Million | 31st |

2090 | 84.84 Million | 28th |

2100 | 91.64 Million | 27th |

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Growth Rate

Year | Count(in Millions) | Growth Rate |
---|---|---|

2010 | 19.97 Million | 2.76% |

2020 | 25.95 Million | 2.39% |

2030 | 32.97 Million | 2.17% |

2040 | 41.02 Million | 1.95% |

2050 | 49.81 Million | 1.69% |

2060 | 58.96 Million | 1.44% |

2070 | 68.1 Million | 1.18% |

2080 | 76.87 Million | 0.94% |

2090 | 84.84 Million | 0.72% |

2100 | 91.64 Million | 0.53% |

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Share in world

Year | Count(in Millions) | Share |
---|---|---|

2010 | 19.97 Million | 0.28% |

2020 | 25.95 Million | 0.33% |

2030 | 32.97 Million | 0.38% |

2040 | 41.02 Million | 0.44% |

2050 | 49.81 Million | 0.5% |

2060 | 58.96 Million | 0.57% |

2070 | 68.1 Million | 0.64% |

2080 | 76.87 Million | 0.7% |

2090 | 84.84 Million | 0.76% |

2100 | 91.64 Million | 0.81% |

## Cameroon Population Density

### What is the Population Density of Cameroon ?

- Cameroon population density is 69.44 per sq. km and is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years.
- Cameroon Ranks in range of 48th-56th in term of population density around the world.
- As per trend, their will be decrease in population density of Cameroon.

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Density (people per sq. km.)

Year | Population Density | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 42.82 | 46th |

2020 | 52.24 | 48th |

2030 | 61.37 | 50th |

2040 | 70.46 | 52nd |

2050 | 78.82 | 54th |

2060 | 84.3 | 56th |

2070 | 87.99 | 58th |

2080 | 89.63 | 60th |

2090 | 89.08 | 62nd |

2100 | 86.39 | 64th |

## Cameroon Average Life Expectancy

### What is the Average Life Expectancy in Cameroon ?

- Average Life Expectancy in Cameroon is 60.069 and is expected to Increase in upcoming next 50 years.
- Life Expectancy is below average when compared to global average (Currently Hong Kong Ranks 1st for Life Expectancy of 85 years).
- Cameroon ranks 188th in terms of average life expectancy around the world.

#### Table : Past and Expected Average Life Expectancy (Age) (Source)

Year | Average Life Expectancy | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 55.42 | 187th |

2020 | 60.06 | 188th |

2030 | 64.35 | 184th |

2040 | 67.78 | 180th |

2050 | 70.64 | 171st |

2060 | 73.1 | 164th |

2070 | 75.04 | 163rd |

2080 | 76.81 | 163rd |

2090 | 78.19 | 163rd |

2100 | 0 |

## Cameroon Average Fertility Rate

### What is the Average Fertility Rate of Cameroon ?

- In Cameroon, Women gives birth to 4.441 (average) children every year and this fertility rate is expected to be in decreasing trend.
- Cameroon rank is in range of 22nd-18th in term of average fertility rate around the world.

#### Table : Past and Expected Average Fertility Rate

Year | Average Fertility Rate | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 5.11 | 25th |

2020 | 4.44 | 22nd |

2030 | 3.87 | 22nd |

2040 | 3.42 | 20th |

2050 | 3.08 | 19th |

2060 | 2.81 | 18th |

2070 | 2.6 | 17th |

2080 | 2.42 | 16th |

2090 | 2.27 | 15th |

2100 | 2.14 | 16th |

#### Conclusion of Analysis :

In 1950, Cameroon population was 4307022 and this continuously increasing at growth rate of average 0.02%.Currently Cameroon population is around 19970495 and by year 2030 its expected to be 32979644 .Cameroon ranks 59th when compared to other countries population. Average Life Expectancy of Cameroon in 2010 was 55.424, in 2020 its 60.069 and by 2050 it will be 70.647.As mentioned in Highlight's Cameroon population is increasing, population density is increasing, average life expectancy is increasing and average fertility rate is decreasing.

#### Reference (Source) :

- https://population.un.org/wpp/
- https://population.un.org/wpp/DataSources/
- https://www.wikipedia.org/