Cameroon, officially the Republic of Cameroon, is a country in Central Africa, it is often referred to as "Africa in miniature" for its geological and cultural diversity. Natural features include beaches, deserts, mountains, rainforests, and savannas. The largest cities in population-terms are Douala on the Wouri river, its economic capital, and main seaport, Yaoundé, its political capital, and Garoua. The country is well known for its native styles of music, particularly makossa and bikutsi, and for its successful national football team.
Cameroon's primary education enrollment rate is ranked 97th in the world, with a 92% of children enrolled in school. The enrollment into higher education, however, drop 58.1%. The quality of the education system is currently ranked 82nd with the quality of Math and Science education ranked 59th.
With a seasonally wet climate in many regions, malaria is a constant threat to health, with nearly 23,000 cases in 100,000 of the population. With a severe shortage of medical professionals – there are fewer than two doctors for every 10,000 people – the Cameroonian health system struggles to offer a high level of care.
Cameroon ranks 110th in the world for the number of internet users, with only 25% of the population with access and 130th for mobile broadband subscriptions. Cameroon ranks 117th in the availability of latest technologies, which shows a large gap in the digital divide.
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