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     Forecast Categories for Benin
     Population
     Health
     Education
     Social/Human
     Economy
     Energy
     Environment
     International Politics
     Domestic Government

Population Forecast for Benin -
Population - Million People - -
     2020: 12.26
     2030: 16.11
     2060: 28.38
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2020: 2.931
     2030: 2.539
     2060: 1.230
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2020: 36.35
     2030: 31.24
     2060: 17.73
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2020: 7.189
     2030: 5.859
     2060: 5.382
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2020: 47.67
     2030: 33.44
     2060: 10.63
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2020: 66.26
     2030: 69.62
     2060: 76.04
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2020: 64.22
     2030: 67.44
     2060: 73.51
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2020: 68.31
     2030: 71.83
     2060: 78.63
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2020: 4.861
     2030: 4.075
     2060: 2.241
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2020: 0.590
     2030: 0.460
     2060: 0.117
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2020: 1.990
     2030: 2.338
     2060: 2.531
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2020: 5.156
     2030: 6.346
     2060: 7.698
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2020: 6.690
     2030: 9.154
     2060: 18.65
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2020: 0.410
     2030: 0.606
     2060: 2.032
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2020: 5.856
     2030: 8.352
     2060: 18.48
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2020: 0.403
     2030: 0.401
     2060: 0.389
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2020: 49.10
     2030: 49.10
     2060: 49.10

Health Forecast for Benin -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2020: 11.95
     2030: 12.49
     2060: 14.41
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2020: 9.145
     2030: 9.531
     2060: 11.54
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2020: 15.76
     2030: 11.78
     2060: 4.871
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2020: 15.78
     2030: 12.33
     2060: 5.950
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2020: 8.715
     2030: 7.476
     2060: 4.305

Education Forecast for Benin -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2020: 131.2
     2030: 125.1
     2060: 109.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2020: 94.05
     2030: 95.97
     2060: 99.03
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2020: 77.70
     2030: 84.54
     2060: 91.97
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2020: 42.12
     2030: 49.78
     2060: 66.63
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2020: 14.64
     2030: 18.37
     2060: 30.23
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2020: 4.786
     2030: 5.809
     2060: 8.288
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2020: 47.63
     2030: 70.81
     2060: 97.01

Social/Human Forecast for Benin
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2020: 5.691
     2030: 6.577
     2060: 3.844
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2020: 6.023
     2030: 6.990
     2060: 4.229
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2020: 0.560
     2030: 0.670
     2060: 0.853
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2020: 37.03
     2030: 21.05
     2060: 3.352
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2020: 2,759
     2030: 2,827
     2060: 3,034
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2020: -0.253
     2030: -0.289
     2060: -0.362
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2020: -0.640
     2030: -0.555
     2060: -0.237

Economy Forecast for Benin
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2020: 26.78
     2030: 45.39
     2060: 234.8
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2020: 16.52
     2030: 28.11
     2060: 185.4
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2020: 2.185
     2030: 2.818
     2060: 8.273
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2020: 0.485
     2030: 0.501
     2060: 0.538
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2020: 30.82
     2030: 32.24
     2060: 15.89
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2020: 7.529
     2030: 10.26
     2060: 20.47

Energy Forecast for Benin
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2020: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Benin
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2020: 0.002
     2030: 0.004
     2060: 0.014

International Politics Forecast for Benin
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2020: 0.052
     2030: 0.065
     2060: 0.124

Domestic Government Forecast for Benin
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2020: 12.63
     2030: 13.73
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2020: 16.90
     2030: 16.96
     2060: 17.97
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2020: 3.018
     2030: 3.102
     2060: 3.842
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2020: 1.948
     2030: 2.131
     2060: 2.887
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2020: 5.803
     2030: 5.926
     2060: 6.450