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Cameroon in World Factbook
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Reasons for Migration
Demographic data
Areas of residence
Contact for more info
DFW Int'l Board Member

Cameroonian Organizations

in North Texas


Reasons for Migration

The majority of Cameroonians come to the U.S. through the U.S. green card lottery. The requirements are for a candidate to have a "high school education or its equivalent" or "two years experience in an occupation requiring two years of experience or training."

Demographic Data

North Texas population according to US Census 2000:
Average household size:
American citizens / green card:
Estimated undocumented:
Percentage of population with high school degree or higher: 93%
Average family income: $42, 632
Became Permanent Residents in 2008: 128

Languages spoken at home: French
Areas of residence
Dallas, Arlington, Fort Worth

Popular careers among Cameroonians in the DFW area are computer engineering and nursing.
Christianity and Islam
Contact for more information
DFW International Community Alliance board member
Cameroonian Organizations in North Texas
DALFCAM Dallas Fort Worth Cameroonians
Cameroon Community
FAMBA La Famile Bamilike
Cameroon Students Association DFW



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