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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 - -
     2019: 11.79
     2030: 15.65
     2060: 26.54
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2019: 2.751
     2030: 2.392
     2060: 1.128
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2019: 35.83
     2030: 30.28
     2060: 17.25
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2019: 8.404
     2030: 6.364
     2060: 5.903
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2019: 54.40
     2030: 34.33
     2060: 12.95
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2019: 63.32
     2030: 68.18
     2060: 74.93
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2019: 61.69
     2030: 66.37
     2060: 72.85
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2019: 64.95
     2030: 70.02
     2060: 77.06
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2019: 4.772
     2030: 3.890
     2060: 2.192
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2019: 0.690
     2030: 0.528
     2060: 0.135
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2019: 1.880
     2030: 2.212
     2060: 2.301
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2019: 4.953
     2030: 6.030
     2060: 7.007
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2019: 6.447
     2030: 9.024
     2060: 17.54
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2019: 0.391
     2030: 0.600
     2060: 1.988
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2019: 5.390
     2030: 7.953
     2060: 17.33
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2019: 0.399
     2030: 0.361
     2060: 0.204
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2019: 49.14
     2030: 49.14
     2060: 49.14

Health Forecast for Benin -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2019: 12.08
     2030: 12.89
     2060: 15.15
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2019: 9.104
     2030: 9.530
     2060: 11.01
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2019: 16.09
     2030: 9.779
     2060: 3.252
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2019: 15.96
     2030: 11.92
     2060: 5.405
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2019: 8.954
     2030: 7.086
     2060: 3.915

Education Forecast for Benin -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2019: 125.4
     2030: 114.7
     2060: 104.9
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2019: 83.76
     2030: 88.94
     2060: 97.19
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2019: 73.78
     2030: 76.25
     2060: 84.35
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2019: 39.74
     2030: 48.18
     2060: 65.54
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2019: 16.71
     2030: 22.35
     2060: 33.65
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2019: 4.388
     2030: 5.635
     2060: 8.029
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2019: 38.17
     2030: 69.80
     2060: 97.56

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 - -
     2019: 5.722
     2030: 6.895
     2060: 5.649
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2019: 6.047
     2030: 7.313
     2060: 6.149
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2019: 0.512
     2030: 0.657
     2060: 0.833
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2019: 43.64
     2030: 21.57
     2060: 3.625
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2019: 2,722
     2030: 2,821
     2060: 3,053
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2019: -0.246
     2030: -0.277
     2060: -0.364
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2019: -0.643
     2030: -0.545
     2060: -0.288

Economy Forecast for Benin
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2019: 25.72
     2030: 42.95
     2060: 167.4
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2019: 10.90
     2030: 19.43
     2060: 98.09
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2019: 2.181
     2030: 2.744
     2060: 6.307
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2019: 0.478
     2030: 0.488
     2060: 0.516
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2019: 33.41
     2030: 33.70
     2060: 35.16
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2019: 7.960
     2030: 10.13
     2060: 16.27

Energy Forecast for Benin
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2019: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Benin
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2019: 0.002
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.007

International Politics Forecast for Benin
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2019: 0.049
     2030: 0.061
     2060: 0.101

Domestic Government Forecast for Benin
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2019: 12.58
     2030: 13.84
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2019: 16.91
     2030: 16.98
     2060: 18.01
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2019: 3.018
     2030: 3.094
     2060: 3.611
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2019: 2.061
     2030: 2.209
     2060: 2.731
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2019: 5.813
     2030: 5.919
     2060: 6.289