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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 - -
     2017: 24.46
     2030: 32.81
     2060: 53.29
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.348
     2030: 2.151
     2060: 1.047
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 35.04
     2030: 30.83
     2060: 18.11
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 11.16
     2030: 9.029
     2060: 7.513
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 68.46
     2030: 53.82
     2060: 25.89
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 56.98
     2030: 61.79
     2060: 70.23
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 55.75
     2030: 60.27
     2060: 68.16
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 58.22
     2030: 63.33
     2060: 72.35
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 4.443
     2030: 3.786
     2060: 2.310
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 2.740
     2030: 2.025
     2060: 0.516
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 3.875
     2030: 4.597
     2060: 4.759
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 10.30
     2030: 12.33
     2060: 14.29
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 13.36
     2030: 19.33
     2060: 34.89
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.794
     2030: 1.152
     2060: 4.109
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 13.66
     2030: 21.34
     2060: 41.97
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.400
     2030: 0.443
     2060: 0.499
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 46.28
     2030: 48.55
     2060: 49.83

Health Forecast for Cameroon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 20.00
     2030: 21.86
     2060: 26.40
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 18.87
     2030: 19.56
     2060: 21.09
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 13.47
     2030: 10.32
     2060: 3.732
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 13.19
     2030: 9.823
     2060: 3.219
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 9.092
     2030: 6.846
     2060: 3.574

Education Forecast for Cameroon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 114.7
     2030: 108.7
     2060: 104.6
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 87.40
     2030: 90.73
     2060: 95.86
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 70.01
     2030: 72.99
     2060: 78.33
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 43.80
     2030: 50.71
     2060: 59.85
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 17.50
     2030: 18.86
     2060: 22.59
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 6.698
     2030: 7.228
     2060: 8.781
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 72.17
     2030: 81.21
     2060: 97.71

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 - -
     2017: 6.094
     2030: 8.478
     2060: 7.345
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 11.98
     2030: 15.90
     2060: 16.27
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.609
     2030: 0.675
     2060: 0.805
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 26.18
     2030: 19.26
     2060: 8.173
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,779
     2030: 2,917
     2060: 3,215
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: -0.154
     2030: -0.193
     2060: -0.349
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: -0.434
     2030: -0.353
     2060: -0.245

Economy Forecast for Cameroon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 74.82
     2030: 118.2
     2060: 320.7
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 35.95
     2030: 58.34
     2060: 179.2
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 3.060
     2030: 3.603
     2060: 6.018
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.435
     2030: 0.462
     2060: 0.481
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 33.32
     2030: 36.00
     2060: 36.22
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 8.115
     2030: 9.574
     2060: 13.97

Energy Forecast for Cameroon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 0.053
     2030: 0.056
     2060: 0.025

Environment Forecast for Cameroon
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2017: 0.002
     2030: 0.005
     2060: 0.011

International Politics Forecast for Cameroon
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.115
     2030: 0.138
     2060: 0.207

Domestic Government Forecast for Cameroon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 4.049
     2030: 4.258
     2060: 4.844
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 6.163
     2030: 7.002
     2060: 9.418
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 2.532
     2030: 2.702
     2060: 3.272
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 1.795
     2030: 1.956
     2060: 2.398
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 6.363
     2030: 6.466
     2060: 6.756