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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: 0.375
     2030: 0.470
     2060: 0.600
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.091
     2030: 1.368
     2060: 0.378
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 22.49
     2030: 17.31
     2060: 12.53
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 5.505
     2030: 6.042
     2060: 9.359
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 12.63
     2030: 8.532
     2060: 3.069
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 70.63
     2030: 72.28
     2060: 76.22
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 67.76
     2030: 69.11
     2060: 72.38
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 73.49
     2030: 75.40
     2060: 79.92
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 2.488
     2030: 2.053
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 0.800
     2030: 1.102
     2060: 1.444
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.041
     2030: 0.042
     2060: 0.038
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 0.118
     2030: 0.127
     2060: 0.117
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.243
     2030: 0.315
     2060: 0.397
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.015
     2030: 0.028
     2060: 0.086
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 0.164
     2030: 0.206
     2060: 0.297
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.481
     2030: 0.512
     2060: 0.520
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 41.31
     2030: 44.34
     2060: 47.89

Health Forecast for Belize -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 22.42
     2030: 24.93
     2060: 32.30
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 12.10
     2030: 12.80
     2060: 15.43
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 7.041
     2030: 5.741
     2060: 3.798
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 6.672
     2030: 4.007
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 5.922
     2030: 4.445
     2060: 1.926

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: 93.51
     2030: 99.06
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 92.68
     2030: 91.78
     2060: 98.93
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 60.97
     2030: 72.97
     2060: 93.59
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 24.27
     2030: 55.22
     2060: 86.77
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 9.824
     2030: 10.85
     2060: 13.42
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 83.51
     2030: 89.69
     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: 0.037
     2030: 0.068
     2060: 0.041
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.091
     2030: 0.145
     2060: 0.098
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.774
     2030: 0.811
     2060: 0.911
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 11.57
     2030: 7.324
     2060: 1.805
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,763
     2030: 2,921
     2060: 3,328
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.073
     2030: 0.072
     2060: 0.003
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.141
     2030: 0.152
     2060: 0.200

Economy Forecast for Belize
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 2.935
     2030: 4.138
     2060: 11.71
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 1.693
     2030: 2.481
     2060: 9.741
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 7.832
     2030: 8.804
     2060: 19.51
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.545
     2030: 0.564
     2060: 0.618
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 44.75
     2030: 47.58
     2060: 27.10
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 20.38
     2030: 51.51
     2060: 71.59

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: 13.87
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 14.93
     2030: 16.16
     2060: 18.22
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 2.911
     2030: 3.310
     2060: 5.124
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 1.847
     2030: 2.098
     2060: 2.964
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 6.626
     2030: 6.711
     2060: 7.131