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     Forecast Categories for Belize
     Population
     Health
     Education
     Social/Human Needs
     Economy
     Energy
     Environment
     International Politics
     Domestic Government

Population Forecast for Belize -
Population - Million People - -
     2015: 0.349
     2030: 0.471
     2060: 0.634
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 2.398
     2030: 1.609
     2060: 0.529
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 23.42
     2030: 17.98
     2060: 12.16
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 3.809
     2030: 4.276
     2060: 7.524
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 11.51
     2030: 7.976
     2060: 3.516
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 77.05
     2030: 79.12
     2060: 82.59
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 75.48
     2030: 77.12
     2060: 79.44
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 78.63
     2030: 81.13
     2060: 85.71
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 2.673
     2030: 2.237
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2015: 1.142
     2030: 0.924
     2060: 0.303
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2015: 0.046
     2030: 0.051
     2060: 0.047
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 0.114
     2030: 0.128
     2060: 0.118
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 0.221
     2030: 0.311
     2060: 0.401
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 0.015
     2030: 0.032
     2060: 0.115
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 0.153
     2030: 0.203
     2060: 0.297
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.445
     2030: 0.478
     2060: 0.474
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2015: 38.98
     2030: 42.36
     2060: 46.32

Health Forecast for Belize -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2015: 20.03
     2030: 20.82
     2060: 24.36
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 13.58
     2030: 14.09
     2060: 16.28
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 4.797
     2030: 4.428
     2060: 3.556
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 3.126
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 6.952
     2030: 7.141
     2060: 5.927

Education Forecast for Belize -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 112.9
     2030: 100.1
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 98.76
     2030: 99.99
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 93.32
     2030: 95.96
     2060: 100.8
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 53.41
     2030: 66.42
     2060: 88.38
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 21.91
     2030: 27.61
     2060: 39.48
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 9.735
     2030: 10.47
     2060: 11.78
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 72.64
     2030: 92.84
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Belize
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 0.029
     2030: 0.042
     2060: 0.025
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 0.058
     2030: 0.079
     2060: 0.052
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 0.776
     2030: 0.863
     2060: 0.940
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 19.05
     2030: 5.434
     2060: 1.962
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 2,697
     2030: 2,754
     2060: 2,981
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.088
     2030: 0.066
     2060: -0.021
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.171
     2030: 0.174
     2060: 0.199

Economy Forecast for Belize
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 2.842
     2030: 4.426
     2060: 11.03
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 1.626
     2030: 2.663
     2060: 8.713
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 8.137
     2030: 9.401
     2060: 17.39
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.540
     2030: 0.558
     2060: 0.592
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 48.99
     2030: 41.16
     2060: 23.88
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 18.38
     2030: 23.38
     2060: 35.62

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

Environment Forecast for Belize
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2015: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

International Politics Forecast for Belize
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 0.003
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.003

Domestic Government Forecast for Belize
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 13.10
     2030: 13.74
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 15.29
     2030: 16.61
     2060: 18.58
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 2.988
     2030: 3.449
     2060: 4.948
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 2.112
     2030: 2.368
     2060: 3.043
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 6.687
     2030: 6.778
     2060: 7.097