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GDL Area Database (4.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 131 countries, 1483 sub-national regions
38.6 million persons, 8.7 million households
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% households with electricity

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Cameroon (Africa)
Total 37.4 38.5 39.6 40.7 41.8 42.8 43.9 45.0 46.1 47.2 48.1 49.0 50.0 50.9 51.8 52.8 53.7 54.9 56.1 57.4 58.6 59.8 61.0 62.3 63.5 64.7
Urban 80.1 79.8 79.4 79.1 78.8 78.4 78.1 77.8 77.4 77.1 78.6 80.1 81.6 83.1 84.6 86.1 87.6 87.9 88.3 88.6 89.0 89.3 89.7 90.0 90.4 90.8
Rural 25.3 24.2 23.1 22.0 20.9 19.8 18.8 17.7 16.6 15.5 15.9 16.3 16.8 17.2 17.6 18.1 18.5 19.7 20.8 22.0 23.2 24.4 25.5 26.7 27.9 29.1
Poor 29.2 30.2 31.3 32.3 33.4 34.4 35.4 36.5 37.5 38.5 37.3 36.0 34.8 33.5 32.2 31.0 29.7 30.3 30.9 31.5 32.1 32.7 33.3 33.9 34.5 35.1
Nonpoor 99.9 99.9 99.8 99.8 99.7 99.6 99.6 99.5 99.4 99.3 99.1 98.9 98.7 98.5 98.3 98.1 97.9 97.9 98.0 98.1 98.2 98.2 98.3 98.4 98.5 98.5
Lowest 25% 0.01 0.04 0.08 0.11 0.19 0.27 0.36 0.44 0.52 0.60 0.64 0.67 0.71 0.74 0.78 0.81 0.85 1.09 1.32 1.56 1.79 2.03 2.26 2.50 2.74 2.97
Second 25% 9.04 9.87 10.7 11.5 12.4 13.2 14.0 14.9 15.7 16.5 18.2 19.9 21.6 23.2 24.9 26.6 28.3 31.5 34.8 38.1 41.3 44.6 47.8 51.1 54.4 57.6
Third 25% 44.1 47.3 50.4 53.5 56.6 59.8 62.9 66.0 69.1 72.2 74.3 76.3 78.3 80.3 82.3 84.3 86.3 87.8 89.2 90.6 92.0 93.4 94.8 96.3 97.5 98.7
Highest 25% 97.2 97.4 97.7 97.9 98.1 98.3 98.6 98.8 99.0 99.2 99.2 99.2 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.2 99.2 99.2 99.2 99.2 99.1 99.1 99.1
Adamaoua 38.4 38.1 37.8 37.5 37.1 36.8 36.5 36.2 35.9 35.5 36.3 37.1 37.9 38.7 39.4 40.2 41.0 41.8 42.5 43.3 44.0 44.8 45.6 46.3 47.1 47.8
Centre (incl Yaounde) 39.2 43.2 47.1 51.1 55.0 59.0 62.9 66.9 70.8 74.8 75.9 77.1 78.3 79.4 80.6 81.8 82.9 82.9 82.8 82.8 82.7 82.7 82.7 82.6 82.6 82.5
Est 7.49 10.5 13.5 16.5 19.4 22.4 25.4 28.4 31.4 34.4 35.7 37.0 38.3 39.6 40.9 42.2 43.6 43.7 43.7 43.8 43.9 44.0 44.1 44.2 44.3 44.4
Extreme Nord 4.05 5.26 6.48 7.70 8.92 10.1 11.4 12.6 13.8 15.0 14.7 14.4 14.1 13.7 13.4 13.1 12.8 13.8 14.7 15.7 16.7 17.7 18.6 19.6 20.6 21.5
Littoral (incl Douala) 70.1 71.6 73.1 74.6 76.1 77.6 79.1 80.6 82.1 83.7 84.6 85.5 86.5 87.4 88.3 89.3 90.2 90.9 91.5 92.2 92.9 93.6 94.2 94.9 95.6 96.3
Nord 14.6 14.6 14.6 14.5 14.5 14.5 14.4 14.4 14.4 14.3 15.6 16.9 18.2 19.5 20.8 22.1 23.3 23.9 24.5 25.0 25.6 26.2 26.8 27.3 27.9 28.5
Nord Ouest 52.9 50.4 47.8 45.2 42.6 40.1 37.5 34.9 32.3 29.8 31.9 34.1 36.3 38.5 40.6 42.8 45.0 47.0 48.9 50.9 52.9 54.9 56.8 58.8 60.8 62.8
Ouest 53.0 52.5 52.0 51.5 50.9 50.4 49.9 49.4 48.9 48.4 49.9 51.4 52.9 54.4 55.9 57.4 58.9 61.8 64.7 67.6 70.5 73.4 76.3 79.2 82.1 85.0
Sud 55.5 55.7 55.8 56.0 56.1 56.3 56.4 56.6 56.7 56.9 57.5 58.1 58.7 59.3 60.0 60.6 61.2 62.7 64.1 65.6 67.1 68.5 70.0 71.5 72.9 74.4
Sud Ouest 55.2 55.6 55.9 56.3 56.7 57.0 57.4 57.8 58.1 58.5 57.8 57.0 56.3 55.6 54.8 54.1 53.4 59.8 66.1 72.5 78.9 85.3 91.7 98.1 98.7 99.3