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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 - -
     2015: 10.81
     2030: 15.62
     2060: 25.08
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 2.642
     2030: 2.187
     2060: 0.944
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 36.68
     2030: 29.33
     2060: 16.21
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 10.01
     2030: 7.335
     2060: 6.720
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 68.82
     2030: 43.11
     2060: 14.91
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 59.30
     2030: 64.98
     2060: 72.54
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 57.21
     2030: 62.68
     2060: 69.89
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 61.39
     2030: 67.30
     2060: 75.22
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 4.837
     2030: 3.716
     2060: 2.053
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2015: 0.660
     2030: 0.534
     2060: 0.175
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2015: 2.018
     2030: 2.538
     2060: 2.493
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 4.534
     2030: 5.889
     2060: 6.418
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 5.964
     2030: 9.182
     2060: 16.84
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 0.311
     2030: 0.546
     2060: 1.823
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 5.221
     2030: 9.421
     2060: 19.21
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.429
     2030: 0.465
     2060: 0.533
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2015: 48.13
     2030: 49.59
     2060: 49.98

Health Forecast for Benin -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2015: 9.342
     2030: 9.556
     2060: 11.43
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 8.511
     2030: 9.120
     2060: 10.73
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 18.12
     2030: 13.00
     2060: 5.852
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 19.14
     2030: 17.03
     2060: 6.422
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 8.152
     2030: 8.524
     2060: 7.145

Education Forecast for Benin -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 116.2
     2030: 102.2
     2060: 101.1
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 91.26
     2030: 95.64
     2060: 99.96
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 67.67
     2030: 66.02
     2060: 93.42
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 36.03
     2030: 38.04
     2060: 68.92
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 11.55
     2030: 16.03
     2060: 28.72
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 4.548
     2030: 6.032
     2060: 8.007
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 36.39
     2030: 76.90
     2060: 96.54

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 - -
     2015: 5.121
     2030: 6.332
     2060: 2.941
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 7.707
     2030: 10.03
     2060: 6.631
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 0.473
     2030: 0.660
     2060: 0.832
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 45.14
     2030: 18.19
     2060: 4.561
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 2,618
     2030: 2,655
     2060: 2,887
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: -0.295
     2030: -0.342
     2060: -0.364
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: -0.747
     2030: -0.601
     2060: -0.218

Economy Forecast for Benin
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 19.74
     2030: 40.93
     2060: 207.2
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 9.016
     2030: 20.01
     2060: 144.8
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 1.827
     2030: 2.621
     2060: 8.262
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.444
     2030: 0.460
     2060: 0.492
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 32.47
     2030: 32.35
     2060: 29.60
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 6.986
     2030: 10.70
     2060: 22.58

Energy Forecast for Benin
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2015: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Benin
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2015: 0.002
     2030: 0.004
     2060: 0.010

International Politics Forecast for Benin
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 0.046
     2030: 0.059
     2060: 0.093

Domestic Government Forecast for Benin
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 12.58
     2030: 14.00
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 16.88
     2030: 17.04
     2060: 17.98
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 2.826
     2030: 2.965
     2060: 3.791
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 1.991
     2030: 2.227
     2060: 2.962
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 6.206
     2030: 6.392
     2060: 6.982