2014 Cameroon Key Figures
Population: 22.8 million
GDP growth rate: 5.66 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 77.8 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 0.28 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 14.4%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Total energy consumption per capita is 0.3 toe, of which240 kWh of electricity (2014).

As in most Sub-Saharan African countries, wood is the most widely used form of energy. Biomass covers 63% of total consumption, more than 70% of final consumption and more than 90% of the needs of the...

Cameroon energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production has increased by 24% since 2011 as new wells started production, reaching 3.7 Mt in 2014. This increase is due to the start of production of the Bojongo field and the growing production of the Inter-Inoua Barombi, Barombi Northeast and Padouk fields, operated by SNH. This is still...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In the framework of COP21, Cameroun set an INDC (Intended Nationally Determined Contribution) commitment of a 32% reduction in GHG emissions by 2035 compared to a reference scenario.

CO2 emissions from energy combustion have increased by almost 10%/year since 2006. Transport is...

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