Cameroon has a population of 21.6 million people, and a land mass of 472 000 km2. Life expectancy is 54 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 1032, the country is classified as a lower middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2016 with 4.5%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 24.2 billion.
Cameroon is ranked at place 166 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 189 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Cameroon is ranked at place 130, out of 167 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Cameroon in 2016 were NOK 51 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Cameroon at a value of 1 million.