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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 - -
     2017: 11.43
     2030: 15.55
     2060: 25.05
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.497
     2030: 2.200
     2060: 0.989
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 34.11
     2030: 29.08
     2060: 16.87
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 9.003
     2030: 6.956
     2060: 6.923
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 62.35
     2030: 39.24
     2060: 15.89
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 61.02
     2030: 66.12
     2060: 72.39
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 59.48
     2030: 64.30
     2060: 70.22
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 62.55
     2030: 67.96
     2060: 74.59
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 4.483
     2030: 3.620
     2060: 2.160
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 0.695
     2030: 0.513
     2060: 0.131
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 1.768
     2030: 2.098
     2060: 2.113
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 4.760
     2030: 5.706
     2060: 6.422
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 6.331
     2030: 9.277
     2060: 16.73
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.336
     2030: 0.565
     2060: 1.891
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 5.159
     2030: 8.254
     2060: 17.19
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.417
     2030: 0.458
     2060: 0.517
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 47.58
     2030: 49.39
     2060: 49.97

Health Forecast for Benin -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 11.87
     2030: 13.18
     2060: 16.78
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 9.016
     2030: 9.649
     2060: 10.96
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 17.13
     2030: 11.29
     2060: 3.136
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 16.95
     2030: 12.65
     2060: 5.223
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 7.040
     2030: 5.458
     2060: 2.957

Education Forecast for Benin -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 127.4
     2030: 115.3
     2060: 106.5
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 82.43
     2030: 87.87
     2060: 95.41
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 71.62
     2030: 74.03
     2060: 80.61
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 37.80
     2030: 45.59
     2060: 59.60
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 15.48
     2030: 17.93
     2060: 25.98
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 4.676
     2030: 6.129
     2060: 8.266
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 31.11
     2030: 68.85
     2060: 97.11

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Benin
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 5.562
     2030: 6.977
     2060: 6.540
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 8.056
     2030: 10.03
     2060: 10.76
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.473
     2030: 0.641
     2060: 0.811
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 48.51
     2030: 22.63
     2060: 4.527
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,696
     2030: 2,851
     2060: 3,194
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: -0.244
     2030: -0.281
     2060: -0.386
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: -0.664
     2030: -0.553
     2060: -0.337

Economy Forecast for Benin
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 23.81
     2030: 41.83
     2060: 141.8
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 9.981
     2030: 18.71
     2060: 78.81
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 2.083
     2030: 2.691
     2060: 5.660
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.440
     2030: 0.495
     2060: 0.530
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 35.28
     2030: 38.14
     2060: 37.24
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 7.254
     2030: 9.023
     2060: 16.84

Energy Forecast for Benin
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Benin
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2017: 0.002
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.007

International Politics Forecast for Benin
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.049
     2030: 0.060
     2060: 0.094

Domestic Government Forecast for Benin
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 12.31
     2030: 13.77
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 16.94
     2030: 17.04
     2060: 18.13
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 3.007
     2030: 3.092
     2060: 3.549
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 2.032
     2030: 2.201
     2060: 2.686
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 6.525
     2030: 6.660
     2060: 7.045