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Geography
Location: Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Equatorial Guinea and Nigeria 

Geographic coordinates: 6 00 N, 12 00 E 

Map references: Africa 

Area:
total area: 475,440 sq km 
land area: 469,440 sq km 
comparative area: slightly larger than California 

Land boundaries:
total: 4,591 km 
border countries: Central African Republic 797 km, Chad 1,094 km, Congo 523 km, Equatorial Guinea 189 km, Gabon 298 km, Nigeria 1,690 km 

Coastline: 402 km 

Maritime claims:
territorial sea: 50 nm

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Population: 15,803,220
Age structure: (2001 est.)
0-14 years: 42.37% (male 3,385,898; female 3,310,504)
15-64 years: 54.28% (male 4,305,354; female 4,271,958)
65 years and over: 3.35% (male 244,419; female 285,087)

International disputes: demarcation of international boundaries in vicinity of Lake Chad, the lack of which led to border incidents in the past, is completed and awaits ratification by Cameroon, Chad, Niger, and Nigeria; dispute with Nigeria over land and maritime boundaries in the vicinity of the Bakasi Peninsula has been referred to the International Court of Justice 

Climate: varies with terrain, from tropical along coast to semiarid and hot in north 

Terrain: diverse, with coastal plain in southwest, dissected plateau in center, mountains in west, plains in north 
lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m 
highest point: Fako 4,095 m 

Natural resources: petroleum, bauxite, iron ore, timber, hydropower potential 

Land use:
arable land: 13% 
permanent crops: 2% 
meadows and pastures: 18% 
forest and woodland: 54% 
other: 13% 

Irrigated land: 280 sq km (1989 est.) 

Environment:
current issues: water-borne diseases are prevalent; deforestation; overgrazing; desertification; poaching; overfishing natural hazards: recent volcanic activity with release of poisonous gases international agreements: party to - Biodiversity, Climate Change, Endangered Species, Law of the Sea, Ozone Layer Protection, Tropical Timber 83; signed, but not ratified - Desertification, Nuclear Test Ban, Tropical Timber 94 

Geographic note: sometimes referred to as Africa in miniature.
 

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