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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: 11.42
     2030: 15.57
     2060: 25.35
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.531
     2030: 2.211
     2060: 1.039
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 34.20
     2030: 29.21
     2060: 17.16
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 8.749
     2030: 6.976
     2060: 6.709
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 60.03
     2030: 40.61
     2060: 17.18
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 61.61
     2030: 66.20
     2060: 72.89
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 60.06
     2030: 64.45
     2060: 70.89
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 63.15
     2030: 67.98
     2060: 74.94
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 4.477
     2030: 3.657
     2060: 2.209
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 0.729
     2030: 0.632
     2060: 0.234
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 1.747
     2030: 2.108
     2060: 2.178
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 4.720
     2030: 5.736
     2060: 6.599
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 6.363
     2030: 9.262
     2060: 16.83
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.339
     2030: 0.577
     2060: 1.924
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 5.168
     2030: 8.245
     2060: 17.20
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.432
     2030: 0.469
     2060: 0.526
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 47.82
     2030: 49.45
     2060: 49.98

Health Forecast for Benin -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 9.444
     2030: 10.50
     2060: 13.07
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 9.065
     2030: 9.688
     2060: 10.97
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 16.82
     2030: 11.61
     2060: 3.349
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 16.99
     2030: 13.64
     2060: 3.801
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 7.398
     2030: 5.919
     2060: 3.644

Education Forecast for Benin -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 122.0
     2030: 105.7
     2060: 100.6
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 93.51
     2030: 96.97
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 70.63
     2030: 74.86
     2060: 100.3
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 35.47
     2030: 40.05
     2060: 68.23
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 15.63
     2030: 18.14
     2060: 28.25
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 4.649
     2030: 5.831
     2060: 7.843
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 32.46
     2030: 70.41
     2060: 96.60

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: 5.519
     2030: 7.352
     2060: 7.286
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 8.035
     2030: 10.49
     2060: 11.73
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.480
     2030: 0.645
     2060: 0.811
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 47.53
     2030: 21.70
     2060: 4.593
Calories per capita available - Total - Available per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,637
     2030: 2,782
     2060: 3,069
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: -0.250
     2030: -0.294
     2060: -0.407
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: -0.668
     2030: -0.565
     2060: -0.363

Economy Forecast for Benin
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 23.74
     2030: 40.86
     2060: 138.5
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 10.03
     2030: 18.17
     2060: 75.89
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 2.079
     2030: 2.623
     2060: 5.464
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.442
     2030: 0.484
     2060: 0.531
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 35.27
     2030: 37.51
     2060: 36.64
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 7.224
     2030: 9.026
     2060: 17.99

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: 0.008

International Politics Forecast for Benin
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.049
     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 - -
     2017: 12.44
     2030: 13.69
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 16.93
     2030: 17.08
     2060: 18.09
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 3.012
     2030: 3.094
     2060: 3.529
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 2.046
     2030: 2.205
     2060: 2.704
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 6.537
     2030: 6.663
     2060: 7.063