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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 - -
     2016: 23.88
     2030: 32.90
     2060: 53.87
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2016: 2.396
     2030: 2.147
     2060: 1.118
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 35.42
     2030: 30.78
     2060: 18.81
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 11.05
     2030: 9.002
     2060: 7.505
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2016: 68.03
     2030: 53.90
     2060: 29.54
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2016: 57.25
     2030: 61.84
     2060: 70.11
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2016: 56.01
     2030: 60.36
     2060: 68.15
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2016: 58.48
     2030: 63.34
     2060: 72.12
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2016: 4.495
     2030: 3.797
     2060: 2.408
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2016: 2.884
     2030: 2.487
     2060: 0.922
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2016: 3.799
     2030: 4.606
     2060: 4.967
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2016: 10.07
     2030: 12.39
     2060: 14.78
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2016: 13.03
     2030: 19.35
     2060: 35.02
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2016: 0.774
     2030: 1.162
     2060: 4.067
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2016: 13.18
     2030: 21.30
     2060: 41.96
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2016: 0.410
     2030: 0.453
     2060: 0.508
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2016: 46.28
     2030: 48.65
     2060: 49.85

Health Forecast for Cameroon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2016: 16.08
     2030: 18.01
     2060: 21.84
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2016: 18.87
     2030: 19.68
     2060: 21.16
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2016: 14.60
     2030: 11.37
     2060: 6.745
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 14.27
     2030: 11.18
     2060: 4.464
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 9.290
     2030: 6.863
     2060: 3.998

Education Forecast for Cameroon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2016: 111.6
     2030: 100.6
     2060: 98.71
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2016: 91.21
     2030: 94.82
     2060: 99.17
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 68.90
     2030: 69.54
     2060: 83.77
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 42.20
     2030: 47.29
     2060: 65.26
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 12.17
     2030: 14.79
     2060: 21.10
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2016: 6.626
     2030: 7.180
     2060: 8.324
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2016: 72.17
     2030: 81.62
     2060: 96.15

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 - -
     2016: 5.934
     2030: 8.350
     2060: 7.065
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 11.70
     2030: 15.76
     2060: 15.80
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 0.609
     2030: 0.677
     2060: 0.800
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 26.02
     2030: 19.10
     2060: 9.726
Calories per capita available - Total - Available per Person per Day - -
     2016: 2,620
     2030: 2,782
     2060: 3,060
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.161
     2030: -0.202
     2060: -0.354
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.452
     2030: -0.359
     2060: -0.240

Economy Forecast for Cameroon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 71.54
     2030: 119.4
     2060: 331.4
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 34.57
     2030: 59.87
     2060: 188.2
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 2.996
     2030: 3.630
     2060: 6.152
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2016: 0.435
     2030: 0.462
     2060: 0.485
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2016: 33.17
     2030: 35.59
     2060: 35.99
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2016: 7.022
     2030: 8.219
     2060: 12.60

Energy Forecast for Cameroon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2016: 0.044
     2030: 0.017
     2060: 0.003

Environment Forecast for Cameroon
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2016: 0.002
     2030: 0.006
     2060: 0.016

International Politics Forecast for Cameroon
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2016: 0.114
     2030: 0.138
     2060: 0.202

Domestic Government Forecast for Cameroon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2016: 4.051
     2030: 4.239
     2060: 4.743
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2016: 6.164
     2030: 7.077
     2060: 9.451
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2016: 2.537
     2030: 2.725
     2060: 3.298
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2016: 1.804
     2030: 1.995
     2060: 2.421
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2016: 6.371
     2030: 6.499
     2060: 6.781