Noun (department)

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Department location in Cameroon
Department location in Cameroon
Country  Cameroon
Province West Province
Capital Foumban
 • Total 2,968 sq mi (7,687 km2)
Population (2005)
 • Total 455,083
Time zone UTC+1 (WAT)

Noun is a department of West Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 7687 km² and as of 2005 had a total population of 455,083.[1]The capital of the department lies at Foumban.


The division is divided administratively into nine districts and in turn into villages.


  1. Bangourain
  2. Foumban (urban)
  3. Foumbot
  4. Kouoptamo
  5. Koutaba
  6. Magba
  7. Malentouen
  8. Massangam
  9. Njimom


  1. ^ "Departments of Cameroon". Statoids, obtained from Institut national de la statistique (Cameroun) - Annuaire statistique du Cameroun 2004. Retrieved April 3, 2009.