Cameroon is part of Africa with main city at
Yaoundé. Its Developing country with a
population of 23M people. The main currency is Central African CFA franc. The languages
spoken are English and French. the Republic of Cameroon is the formal name of Cameroon It is adviced to Exercise a high degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~24.12 °C 🌧 ~14.94 mm 👨👩👦👦 23M people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise a high degree of caution
Parliamentary elections are planned for 9 February 2020. Demonstrations could occur before, during and after the elections. Protests can turn violent. Avoid large gatherings and follow the advice of local authorities. We haven't changed our level of advice: Exercise a high degree of caution in Cameroon overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country.
issued date: January 3, 2020
Cameroon uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type E.
The languages that are typically spoken are English and French
💱 Currencies Used
Cameroon uses the Central African CFA franc (symbol: Fr), code XAF.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 2000, 1000 and 500 francs. Franc is subdivided into 100 centimes. Coins come in denominations of 500, 100, 50, 25, 10, 5, 2 and 1 francs.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Cameroon. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.