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

Population Forecast for Cameroon -
Population - Million People - -
     2015: 23.22
     2030: 32.96
     2060: 53.89
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 2.465
     2030: 2.149
     2060: 1.046
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 37.89
     2030: 31.55
     2060: 17.48
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 12.82
     2030: 9.752
     2060: 6.894
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 80.01
     2030: 60.03
     2060: 20.77
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 54.44
     2030: 59.98
     2060: 71.43
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 53.24
     2030: 58.47
     2060: 69.20
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 55.65
     2030: 61.52
     2060: 73.72
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 4.810
     2030: 3.953
     2060: 2.197
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2015: 2.566
     2030: 2.077
     2060: 0.680
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2015: 4.430
     2030: 5.600
     2060: 5.716
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 9.830
     2030: 12.76
     2060: 14.56
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 12.65
     2030: 19.10
     2060: 35.39
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 0.742
     2030: 1.097
     2060: 3.933
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 12.76
     2030: 21.26
     2060: 41.19
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.410
     2030: 0.446
     2060: 0.511
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2015: 46.89
     2030: 48.92
     2060: 49.87

Health Forecast for Cameroon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2015: 16.16
     2030: 16.94
     2060: 20.61
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 7.632
     2030: 8.617
     2060: 10.29
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 15.21
     2030: 12.05
     2060: 6.436
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 15.00
     2030: 11.44
     2060: 1.646
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 15.08
     2030: 13.97
     2060: 9.651

Education Forecast for Cameroon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 113.9
     2030: 102.6
     2060: 101.2
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 91.37
     2030: 95.69
     2060: 99.83
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 58.15
     2030: 64.32
     2060: 90.02
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 31.91
     2030: 36.87
     2060: 60.45
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 13.08
     2030: 19.20
     2060: 29.88
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 6.539
     2030: 7.250
     2060: 8.743
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 73.44
     2030: 85.27
     2060: 98.09

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Cameroon
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 5.766
     2030: 6.406
     2060: 2.051
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 11.41
     2030: 13.55
     2060: 6.493
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 0.592
     2030: 0.679
     2060: 0.840
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 27.95
     2030: 19.48
     2060: 7.833
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 2,493
     2030: 2,559
     2060: 2,835
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: -0.198
     2030: -0.241
     2060: -0.298
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: -0.507
     2030: -0.382
     2060: -0.070

Economy Forecast for Cameroon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 62.76
     2030: 122.0
     2060: 524.6
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 30.58
     2030: 63.70
     2060: 375.5
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 2.702
     2030: 3.700
     2060: 9.736
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.416
     2030: 0.428
     2060: 0.451
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 29.83
     2030: 30.25
     2060: 9.673
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 9.338
     2030: 12.86
     2060: 23.70

Energy Forecast for Cameroon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2015: 0.032
     2030: 0.013
     2060: 0.003

Environment Forecast for Cameroon
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2015: 0.003
     2030: 0.007
     2060: 0.025

International Politics Forecast for Cameroon
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 0.111
     2030: 0.137
     2060: 0.217

Domestic Government Forecast for Cameroon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 4.092
     2030: 4.365
     2060: 5.104
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 6.328
     2030: 7.327
     2060: 9.804
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 2.282
     2030: 2.563
     2060: 3.643
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 1.709
     2030: 1.979
     2060: 2.699
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 6.346
     2030: 6.534
     2060: 7.060