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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 - -
     2016: 11.14
     2030: 15.54
     2060: 24.44
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2016: 2.530
     2030: 2.157
     2060: 0.866
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 34.52
     2030: 28.25
     2060: 15.32
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 9.026
     2030: 6.554
     2060: 6.598
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2016: 62.58
     2030: 35.68
     2060: 13.70
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2016: 61.03
     2030: 67.09
     2060: 73.94
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2016: 59.52
     2030: 65.34
     2060: 71.87
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2016: 62.54
     2030: 68.88
     2060: 76.05
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2016: 4.540
     2030: 3.526
     2060: 1.956
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2016: 0.732
     2030: 0.632
     2060: 0.234
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2016: 1.731
     2030: 2.064
     2060: 1.904
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2016: 4.646
     2030: 5.691
     2060: 5.921
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2016: 6.166
     2030: 9.266
     2060: 16.55
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2016: 0.327
     2030: 0.579
     2060: 1.967
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2016: 4.976
     2030: 8.235
     2060: 16.73
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2016: 0.428
     2030: 0.470
     2060: 0.537
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2016: 47.58
     2030: 49.45
     2060: 49.98

Health Forecast for Benin -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2016: 9.340
     2030: 10.53
     2060: 13.54
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2016: 9.016
     2030: 9.695
     2060: 11.13
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2016: 17.42
     2030: 9.064
     2060: 3.249
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 17.06
     2030: 10.02
     2060: 2.842
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 7.600
     2030: 5.843
     2060: 3.193

Education Forecast for Benin -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2016: 125.1
     2030: 106.8
     2060: 100.5
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2016: 93.51
     2030: 98.40
     2060: 100.00
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 71.89
     2030: 90.23
     2060: 100.8
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 35.37
     2030: 56.64
     2060: 75.60
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 15.90
     2030: 21.92
     2060: 33.87
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2016: 4.520
     2030: 6.186
     2060: 9.268
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2016: 31.01
     2030: 71.82
     2060: 98.44

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 - -
     2016: 5.410
     2030: 7.335
     2060: 4.801
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 7.874
     2030: 10.45
     2060: 8.643
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 0.471
     2030: 0.656
     2060: 0.833
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 48.59
     2030: 20.17
     2060: 3.701
Calories per capita available - Total - Available per Person per Day - -
     2016: 2,621
     2030: 2,786
     2060: 3,114
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.249
     2030: -0.291
     2060: -0.371
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.679
     2030: -0.560
     2060: -0.300

Economy Forecast for Benin
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 22.65
     2030: 41.67
     2060: 160.6
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 9.529
     2030: 18.73
     2060: 96.14
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 2.034
     2030: 2.682
     2060: 6.574
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2016: 0.440
     2030: 0.486
     2060: 0.519
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2016: 34.97
     2030: 37.35
     2060: 36.46
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2016: 7.638
     2030: 12.54
     2060: 25.19

Energy Forecast for Benin
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2016: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Benin
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2016: 0.002
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.009

International Politics Forecast for Benin
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2016: 0.048
     2030: 0.060
     2060: 0.095

Domestic Government Forecast for Benin
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2016: 12.32
     2030: 14.00
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2016: 16.94
     2030: 17.09
     2060: 18.15
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2016: 3.007
     2030: 3.101
     2060: 3.675
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2016: 2.032
     2030: 2.219
     2060: 2.819
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2016: 6.525
     2030: 6.675
     2060: 7.164