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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 - -
     2014: 22.39
     2030: 31.16
     2060: 45.98
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2014: 2.143
     2030: 1.883
     2060: 0.717
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 33.88
     2030: 27.97
     2060: 14.86
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 12.37
     2030: 9.076
     2060: 7.633
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2014: 78.92
     2030: 53.60
     2060: 20.27
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2014: 54.55
     2030: 61.49
     2060: 71.81
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2014: 53.34
     2030: 59.93
     2060: 69.63
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2014: 55.76
     2030: 63.07
     2060: 74.03
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2014: 4.251
     2030: 3.329
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2014: 2.582
     2030: 2.077
     2060: 0.680
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2014: 4.030
     2030: 4.794
     2060: 4.152
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2014: 9.339
     2030: 11.07
     2060: 10.72
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2014: 12.32
     2030: 18.96
     2060: 31.20
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2014: 0.729
     2030: 1.128
     2060: 4.058
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2014: 11.53
     2030: 18.92
     2060: 33.74
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2014: 0.416
     2030: 0.471
     2060: 0.531
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2014: 46.74
     2030: 48.96
     2060: 49.88

Health Forecast for Cameroon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2014: 16.11
     2030: 17.64
     2060: 22.49
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2014: 7.751
     2030: 8.518
     2060: 9.874
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2014: 15.55
     2030: 11.40
     2060: 5.992
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 14.91
     2030: 10.23
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 15.16
     2030: 13.06
     2060: 7.814

Education Forecast for Cameroon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2014: 111.9
     2030: 101.0
     2060: 100.9
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2014: 89.93
     2030: 94.94
     2060: 100.00
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 59.73
     2030: 65.87
     2060: 88.92
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 37.20
     2030: 44.05
     2060: 77.46
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 12.09
     2030: 16.67
     2060: 27.97
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2014: 6.447
     2030: 7.814
     2060: 9.816
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2014: 73.48
     2030: 85.48
     2060: 98.29

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Cameroon
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation - Million People - -
     2014: 1.824
     2030: 2.601
     2060: 0.340
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation - Million People - -
     2014: 5.991
     2030: 8.214
     2060: 1.953
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 0.579
     2030: 0.677
     2060: 0.831
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 27.64
     2030: 17.75
     2060: 7.425
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2014: 2,488
     2030: 2,615
     2060: 2,961
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.248
     2030: -0.280
     2060: -0.292
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.647
     2030: -0.473
     2060: -0.103

Economy Forecast for Cameroon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 47.66
     2030: 94.54
     2060: 367.5
Gross domestic product - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 22.86
     2030: 48.31
     2060: 249.2
GDP per capita at PPP - Thousand 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 2.128
     2030: 3.034
     2060: 7.992
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2014: 0.397
     2030: 0.410
     2060: 0.427
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2014: 38.31
     2030: 48.12
     2060: 37.23
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2014: 8.577
     2030: 12.23
     2060: 22.42

Energy Forecast for Cameroon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2014: 0.029
     2030: 0.011
     2060: 0.003

Environment Forecast for Cameroon
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2014: 0.003
     2030: 0.006
     2060: 0.017

International Politics Forecast for Cameroon
Power index (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2014: 0.108
     2030: 0.132
     2060: 0.194

Domestic Government Forecast for Cameroon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2014: 4.109
     2030: 4.537
     2060: 5.462
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2014: 6.266
     2030: 7.424
     2060: 10.14
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2014: 2.261
     2030: 2.548
     2060: 3.518
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2014: 1.693
     2030: 1.977
     2060: 2.649
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2014: 6.343
     2030: 6.567
     2060: 7.102