2009 Ibrahim Index | Cameroon
country pack 2009 Ibrahim Index | Cameroon 1 | An Overview The Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) is a comprehensive ranking of African countries according to governance quality. [...] The Ibrahim Index uses indicators across four main pillars: Safety and Rule of Law; Participation and Human Rights; Sustainable Economic Opportunity; and Human Development as proxies for the quality of the processes and outcomes of governance. [...] The criteria are divided into four main categories: • Safety and Rule of Law • Participation and Human Rights • Sustainable Economic Opportunity • Human Development • In 2007/08, Cameroon scored 47.0 out of 100, and was ranked 33rd out of 53 African countries. [...] • At category level, Cameroon scored above the continental average for Sustainable Economic Opportunity, while it scored below the continental average in all the other categories: Safety and Rule of Law; Participation and Human Rights; and Human Development. [...] 2009 Ibrahim Index | Cameroon Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Congo Democratic Republic of Congo Equatorial Guinea Gabon 100 80 60 40 20 0 North Africa West Africa Central Africa East Africa Southern Africa 100 80 60 40 20 0 57.72 51.74 40.17 46.94 58.06 North Africa Sub-Saharan Africa 100 80 60 40 20 0 57.72 50.41 Africa is divided into the regions used by the African Development Bank.