Cameroon: Share of clean energy

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Alternative and nuclear energy, percent of total energy use

 Latest value 78.94
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 82.03
 Min - Max 76.88 - 86.31
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Cameroon from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Cameroon during that period was 82.03 percent with a minimum of 76.88 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 86.31 percent in 2005. The latest value from 2020 is 78.94 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 194 countries is 31.71 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Cameroon - Share of clean energy - Recent values chart

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Cameroon - Share of clean energy - historical chart - 1990-2020

We show the alternative and nuclear energy use as percent of the total energy use in Cameroon. It consists of noncarbohydrate energy that does not produce carbon dioxide when generated and includes hydropower and nuclear, geothermal, and solar power.
Definition: Renewable energy consumption is the share of renewables energy in total final energy consumption.

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 Gasoline prices 1.03 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 0.94 2016 dollars
 Energy use per capita 340.95 2014 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Share of clean energy 78.94 2020 percent
 Energy use per $1000 GDP 96.58 2014 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Electricity from renewable sources, kWh 76.00 2015 million kWh
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 9,928 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 0.37 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 93,349 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 GDP per unit of energy 9.88 2014 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Energy imports -28.32 2014 percent
 Natural resources income 5.53 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 2.36 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.58 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 65.45 2021 percent
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