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,French. the Republic of Cameroon is the formal name of Cameroon It is adviced to 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 🌤️ ~24.11 °C 🌧 ~253.29 mm 👨👩👦👦 23M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record High degree of caution
We've reviewed our travel advice for Cameroon with new information in Where to get help. We haven't changed the level - exercise a high degree of caution in Cameroon. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. Reconsider your need to travel to North and Adamaoua regions. Do not travel to Far North region and within 40 kms of borders with Central African Republic, Chad and Nigeria's Adamawa state. Do not travel to Northwest and Southwest regions, including Bakassi Peninsula.
issued date: January 9, 2019
Cameroon uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type E.
The languages that are typically spoken are English, 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.