Statistical Bulletin CCAA n°6 : Evolution of air traffic in Cameroon in 2016

 

The traffic of Passengers recorded a tremendous increase between 2015 and 2016. The total number of passengers transported by air in Cameroon rose from 1 275 040 to 1 326 800.

For regular commercial flights, departing passenger number witnessed an annual growth of 26%, increasing from 635 559 passengers at departure of flights in 2015 to 801 402 in 2016, for both paying and non paying passengers.

At the regional and international networks passenger traffic grew from 1 023 800 in 2015 to 1 153 702 international passengers in 2016. This progress showed an annual growth rate of up to 40% (5720152-515266) increase in departing passengers for all segments of international flights.

In the same light the traffic of cargo and mail transported via air to and from Cameroon recorded an exponential growth rate of 76%, rising from about 15 000 tons of freight carried in 2015 to 25 505 tons in 2016.