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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 - -
     2018: 11.50
     2030: 15.69
     2060: 26.76
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2018: 2.803
     2030: 2.368
     2060: 1.186
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2018: 36.81
     2030: 30.61
     2060: 18.26
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2018: 8.637
     2030: 6.798
     2060: 6.342
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2018: 57.94
     2030: 38.38
     2060: 15.71
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2018: 62.41
     2030: 67.08
     2060: 73.52
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2018: 60.81
     2030: 65.23
     2060: 71.28
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2018: 64.00
     2030: 68.97
     2060: 75.81
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2018: 4.848
     2030: 3.944
     2060: 2.329
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2018: 0.703
     2030: 0.528
     2060: 0.135
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2018: 1.839
     2030: 2.234
     2060: 2.434
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2018: 4.801
     2030: 6.096
     2060: 7.322
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2018: 6.350
     2030: 9.001
     2060: 17.46
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2018: 0.349
     2030: 0.593
     2060: 1.976
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2018: 5.358
     2030: 8.256
     2060: 17.81
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2018: 0.431
     2030: 0.448
     2060: 0.509
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2018: 49.40
     2030: 49.40
     2060: 49.40

Health Forecast for Benin -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2018: 11.99
     2030: 13.22
     2060: 16.84
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2018: 9.066
     2030: 9.660
     2060: 10.95
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2018: 16.59
     2030: 11.69
     2060: 3.193
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2018: 16.56
     2030: 12.64
     2060: 5.346
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2018: 6.830
     2030: 5.334
     2060: 2.898

Education Forecast for Benin -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2018: 126.3
     2030: 114.5
     2060: 106.4
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2018: 82.86
     2030: 87.83
     2060: 95.18
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 72.40
     2030: 73.51
     2060: 79.71
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 38.30
     2030: 45.69
     2060: 58.47
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 15.78
     2030: 19.30
     2060: 26.78
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2018: 4.798
     2030: 6.096
     2060: 8.152
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2018: 41.60
     2030: 70.56
     2060: 97.04

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 - -
     2018: 5.706
     2030: 7.125
     2060: 6.971
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2018: 8.320
     2030: 10.39
     2060: 11.85
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2018: 0.515
     2030: 0.652
     2060: 0.817
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2018: 41.41
     2030: 21.63
     2060: 4.544
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2018: 2,712
     2030: 2,856
     2060: 3,201
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2018: -0.252
     2030: -0.285
     2060: -0.391
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2018: -0.671
     2030: -0.564
     2060: -0.338

Economy Forecast for Benin
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 23.79
     2030: 41.79
     2060: 149.1
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 10.27
     2030: 19.27
     2060: 83.94
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 2.069
     2030: 2.663
     2060: 5.570
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2018: 0.443
     2030: 0.493
     2060: 0.522
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2018: 35.28
     2030: 37.41
     2060: 36.78
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2018: 7.182
     2030: 8.281
     2060: 11.76

Energy Forecast for Benin
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2018: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Benin
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2018: 0.002
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.007

International Politics Forecast for Benin
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2018: 0.048
     2030: 0.060
     2060: 0.098

Domestic Government Forecast for Benin
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2018: 12.44
     2030: 13.75
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2018: 16.94
     2030: 17.09
     2060: 17.90
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2018: 3.013
     2030: 3.098
     2060: 3.522
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2018: 2.045
     2030: 2.210
     2060: 2.671
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2018: 6.536
     2030: 6.670
     2060: 7.042