In Cameroon, 70.42% (474.5 billion CFA francs) of health expenditure comes from out of pocket payments by households.
Quick facts about health care in Cameroon
Health care financing
High burden of NCDs
Cameroon spends more on health than any other sub-Saharan African country (except South Africa), yet the burden of communicable and non-communicable disease has doubled.
World Bank, 2013
Doctor to patient ratio:
There is 1 Doctor for every 12,500 Cameroonians. About 60% of these doctors are in the Center and Littoral regions. Many people living in rural communities do not have access to a physician.
We improve healthcare accessibility
At Keafon Health we seek to curb the challenges in accessing healthcare in rural and semi-urban communities through innovation, strategic partnerships, and community involvement.