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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 - -
     2017: 0.374
     2030: 0.468
     2060: 0.599
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.046
     2030: 1.366
     2060: 0.385
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 22.13
     2030: 17.26
     2060: 12.50
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 5.575
     2030: 5.994
     2060: 9.245
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 13.58
     2030: 9.105
     2060: 3.206
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 70.50
     2030: 72.24
     2060: 76.39
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 67.64
     2030: 69.08
     2060: 72.54
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 73.34
     2030: 75.34
     2060: 80.10
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 2.456
     2030: 2.011
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 0.801
     2030: 1.103
     2060: 1.444
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.040
     2030: 0.041
     2060: 0.038
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 0.119
     2030: 0.125
     2060: 0.116
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.241
     2030: 0.316
     2060: 0.397
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.014
     2030: 0.027
     2060: 0.086
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 0.164
     2030: 0.206
     2060: 0.298
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.441
     2030: 0.476
     2060: 0.485
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 38.54
     2030: 41.74
     2060: 46.12

Health Forecast for Belize -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 22.42
     2030: 24.93
     2060: 32.39
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 12.11
     2030: 12.83
     2060: 15.53
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 7.037
     2030: 5.740
     2060: 3.787
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 6.708
     2030: 3.605
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 5.901
     2030: 4.419
     2060: 1.887

Education Forecast for Belize -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 110.7
     2030: 101.7
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 93.52
     2030: 99.29
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 92.73
     2030: 93.48
     2060: 99.97
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 61.02
     2030: 76.27
     2060: 97.92
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 24.26
     2030: 55.34
     2060: 83.78
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 9.826
     2030: 10.90
     2060: 13.62
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 71.39
     2030: 86.67
     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 - -
     2017: 0.038
     2030: 0.059
     2060: 0.039
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.073
     2030: 0.105
     2060: 0.073
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.734
     2030: 0.801
     2060: 0.915
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 19.89
     2030: 9.363
     2060: 1.855
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,763
     2030: 2,921
     2060: 3,333
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.075
     2030: 0.075
     2060: 0.011
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.145
     2030: 0.157
     2060: 0.210

Economy Forecast for Belize
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 2.960
     2030: 4.194
     2060: 12.19
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 1.683
     2030: 2.490
     2060: 10.15
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 7.914
     2030: 8.962
     2060: 20.36
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.544
     2030: 0.562
     2060: 0.621
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 44.92
     2030: 47.92
     2060: 27.80
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 20.57
     2030: 49.50
     2060: 72.09

Energy Forecast for Belize
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Belize
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2017: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

International Politics Forecast for Belize
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.003
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.005

Domestic Government Forecast for Belize
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 13.05
     2030: 13.92
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 14.93
     2030: 16.13
     2060: 18.31
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 2.926
     2030: 3.318
     2060: 5.229
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 1.851
     2030: 2.104
     2060: 2.990
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 6.634
     2030: 6.715
     2060: 7.150