CAMEROON

historical demographical data of the administrative division


PROVINCEcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mic1987c1976c19761970e1911codecodecodepos.particularsvariants of the name
source:BBGLSYDVDKISOFIPS
AdamaouaNgaoundéré6369124591495,2359,2ADADCM10ncsince 1983.08.01 split from: Nord
CentreYaoundé68926266131651,61176,21491,91193,0CNCECM11csince 1983.08.01 split from: Centre-Sud
EstBertoua10901142089517,2366,2366,2269,0ETESCM04e
Nord extremeMaroua34246132231855,71395,0 NEENCM12nsince 1983.08.01 split from: NordExtrême-Nord
CôteDouala2023978141354,8935,2935,2611,0CTLTCM05swLittoral
NordGaroua6557625319832,2479,12233,31582,0NDNOCM13nsince 1983.08.01 split into: Adamaoua, Nord extreme, Nord
NordouesteBamenda1781068771237,3980,5980,5NONWCM07nwNord-Ouest
OuestBafoussam1387253561339,81035,61035,6985,0OTOUCM08w
SudEbolowa4711018189373,8315,7SDSUCM14ssince 1983.08.01 split from: Centre-Sud
SudouesteBuea244719448838,0620,5620,51196,0SOSWCM09swSud-Ouest
SUBTOTAL:Yaoundé464952179519
inland water:104904050
TOTAL:47544218356910495,67663,27663,25836,0
Former division under German colonial rule:
VERWALTUNGSBEZIRK
Bamenda270,0
Bamum
Banjo38,0
Bare20,0
Deutsche TschadseeländerMora
Dschang 187,0
Duala77,0
Dume11,3
Ebolowa100,0
Edea97,0
Garua530,0
Jabassi180,0
Jaunde209,0
Johann-Albrechtshöhe60,0
Jukaduma15,0
Jwindo
Kribi33,0
Kusseri280,0
Lomie31,0
Mittel
Muni
Ngaundere
Ober-Logone
Ober-Ssanga-Uham
Ossidinge34,0
Rio-del-Rey19,0
Ssanga-Lobaje
Unter-Ssanga
Victoria12,0
Wolö-Ntem
estimates of other indigenous population:1945,2
white population (mainly of German origin):1,5
TOTAL:Buea4956004150,0Gross Kamerun: 790000 sq.km

Particulars:
Source indicated with "DK" is "Deutscher Kolonial-Atlas mit Jahrbuch 1918", digitalised version on the web, as denoted to me by Alexander Ganse, although used without official permission.
File created on 1997-07-15; revised on 2000-04-26; and last modified on 2003-08-11 by Jan Lahmeyer

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