Area Database (v4.1)

% of women in 50+ population

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 55.1 55.1 55.1 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.3 55.3 55.3 55.4 55.3 55.1 55.0 54.9 54.8 54.7 54.5 54.5 54.4 54.3 54.3 54.2 54.2 54.1 54.0 54.0
Adamaoua 41.1 42.1 43.1 44.0 45.0 46.0 47.0 47.9 48.9 49.9 49.6 49.3 49.0 48.7 48.4 48.2 47.9 48.7 49.5 50.3 51.1 51.9 52.7 53.5 54.3 55.1
Centre (incl Yaounde) 56.2 56.4 56.5 56.6 56.7 56.9 57.0 57.1 57.2 57.4 56.9 56.5 56.0 55.6 55.2 54.7 54.3 54.2 54.2 54.1 54.1 54.0 54.0 54.0 53.9 53.9
Est 72.3 70.0 67.8 65.6 63.3 61.1 58.8 56.6 54.4 52.1 52.5 52.9 53.3 53.7 54.1 54.5 54.9 54.5 54.1 53.8 53.4 53.0 52.6 52.2 51.8 51.4
Extreme Nord 45.2 46.4 47.6 48.8 50.0 51.2 52.5 53.7 54.9 56.1 55.6 55.0 54.5 54.0 53.5 53.0 52.5 52.5 52.6 52.7 52.7 52.8 52.9 53.0 53.0 53.1
Littoral (incl Douala) 61.1 60.3 59.6 58.8 58.0 57.2 56.5 55.7 54.9 54.1 54.2 54.2 54.2 54.3 54.3 54.4 54.4 54.2 54.0 53.8 53.5 53.3 53.1 52.9 52.7 52.5
Nord 50.4 49.6 48.8 48.1 47.3 46.5 45.7 44.9 44.2 43.4 44.0 44.5 45.1 45.7 46.3 46.8 47.4 47.8 48.1 48.5 48.9 49.2 49.6 50.0 50.3 50.7
Nord Ouest 59.3 59.1 58.8 58.5 58.2 58.0 57.7 57.4 57.1 56.9 57.0 57.1 57.2 57.3 57.4 57.5 57.6 58.2 58.9 59.6 60.3 60.9 61.6 62.3 63.0 63.6
Ouest 53.8 54.6 55.4 56.2 57.0 57.9 58.7 59.5 60.3 61.1 61.5 61.9 62.3 62.7 63.1 63.5 63.9 63.0 62.1 61.2 60.3 59.5 58.6 57.7 56.8 55.9
Sud 66.2 65.0 63.8 62.6 61.5 60.3 59.1 57.9 56.7 55.5 55.4 55.3 55.2 55.1 55.0 54.9 54.8 54.4 54.1 53.8 53.5 53.2 52.9 52.6 52.2 51.9
Sud Ouest 44.9 46.0 47.2 48.4 49.5 50.7 51.8 53.0 54.1 55.3 54.8 54.2 53.7 53.2 52.7 52.2 51.7 51.6 51.5 51.4 51.3 51.2 51.1 51.0 50.9 50.8
Lighter numbers are estimates