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

Population Forecast for Benin -
Population - Million People - -
     2014: 10.58
     2030: 15.81
     2060: 26.94
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2014: 2.696
     2030: 2.309
     2060: 1.206
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 37.55
     2030: 30.59
     2060: 19.17
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 10.25
     2030: 7.271
     2060: 6.934
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2014: 70.81
     2030: 42.77
     2060: 21.83
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2014: 58.96
     2030: 65.31
     2060: 71.11
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2014: 56.90
     2030: 63.08
     2060: 68.83
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2014: 61.01
     2030: 67.55
     2060: 73.43
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2014: 4.996
     2030: 3.911
     2060: 2.460
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2014: 0.664
     2030: 0.534
     2060: 0.175
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2014: 2.030
     2030: 2.640
     2060: 3.059
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2014: 4.496
     2030: 6.031
     2060: 7.603
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2014: 5.777
     2030: 9.224
     2060: 17.55
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2014: 0.303
     2030: 0.553
     2060: 1.793
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2014: 4.652
     2030: 8.772
     2060: 19.25
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2014: 0.392
     2030: 0.425
     2060: 0.476
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2014: 48.53
     2030: 49.81
     2060: 50.00

Health Forecast for Benin -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2014: 9.227
     2030: 9.581
     2060: 10.92
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2014: 8.986
     2030: 9.477
     2060: 10.51
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2014: 18.72
     2030: 13.49
     2060: 7.498
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 19.27
     2030: 17.05
     2060: 10.00
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 8.273
     2030: 8.479
     2060: 7.802

Education Forecast for Benin -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2014: 119.8
     2030: 101.4
     2060: 101.2
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2014: 91.77
     2030: 95.02
     2060: 99.24
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 67.36
     2030: 63.79
     2060: 82.45
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 34.62
     2030: 36.10
     2060: 53.66
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 11.19
     2030: 14.55
     2060: 22.49
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2014: 3.798
     2030: 5.416
     2060: 7.123
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2014: 34.16
     2030: 76.71
     2060: 95.71

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Benin
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation - Million People - -
     2014: 4.703
     2030: 8.003
     2060: 6.615
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation - Million People - -
     2014: 7.653
     2030: 12.23
     2060: 12.71
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 0.450
     2030: 0.643
     2060: 0.782
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 46.70
     2030: 18.41
     2060: 6.881
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2014: 2,601
     2030: 2,659
     2060: 2,832
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.343
     2030: -0.404
     2060: -0.478
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.882
     2030: -0.731
     2060: -0.438

Economy Forecast for Benin
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 14.94
     2030: 29.87
     2060: 109.9
Gross domestic product - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 6.188
     2030: 12.63
     2060: 55.17
GDP per capita at PPP - Thousand 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 1.413
     2030: 1.889
     2060: 4.081
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2014: 0.391
     2030: 0.390
     2060: 0.456
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2014: 33.59
     2030: 45.04
     2060: 48.02
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2014: 6.400
     2030: 9.347
     2060: 16.92

Energy Forecast for Benin
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2014: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Benin
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2014: 0.002
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.007

International Politics Forecast for Benin
Power index (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2014: 0.046
     2030: 0.059
     2060: 0.091

Domestic Government Forecast for Benin
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2014: 12.44
     2030: 14.00
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2014: 16.89
     2030: 16.96
     2060: 17.71
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2014: 2.811
     2030: 2.903
     2060: 3.287
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2014: 1.957
     2030: 2.127
     2060: 2.585
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2014: 6.183
     2030: 6.335
     2060: 6.734