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

Population Forecast for Gabon -
Population - Million People - -
     2015: 1.748
     2030: 2.414
     2060: 3.678
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 2.350
     2030: 1.952
     2060: 0.842
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 31.58
     2030: 25.70
     2060: 14.26
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 8.618
     2030: 6.609
     2060: 6.058
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 43.70
     2030: 33.78
     2060: 18.54
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 65.21
     2030: 70.31
     2060: 78.87
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 64.13
     2030: 68.64
     2060: 77.11
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 66.31
     2030: 72.03
     2060: 80.69
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 4.029
     2030: 3.265
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2015: 3.087
     2030: 2.498
     2060: 0.818
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2015: 0.297
     2030: 0.351
     2060: 0.317
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 0.666
     2030: 0.830
     2060: 0.821
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 0.992
     2030: 1.453
     2060: 2.432
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 0.090
     2030: 0.132
     2060: 0.424
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 1.545
     2030: 2.221
     2060: 3.383
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.380
     2030: 0.411
     2060: 0.456
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2015: 47.46
     2030: 49.26
     2060: 49.94

Health Forecast for Gabon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2015: 15.47
     2030: 16.50
     2060: 18.77
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 11.36
     2030: 13.59
     2060: 14.49
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 10.36
     2030: 8.317
     2060: 5.288
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 10.52
     2030: 2.100
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 6.108
     2030: 5.672
     2060: 4.522

Education Forecast for Gabon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 146.8
     2030: 148.9
     2060: 100.6
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 83.84
     2030: 97.87
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 63.20
     2030: 91.77
     2060: 99.94
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 31.84
     2030: 54.50
     2060: 90.25
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 9.874
     2030: 18.75
     2060: 46.33
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 7.636
     2030: 8.140
     2060: 11.21
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 89.70
     2030: 93.84
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Gabon
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 0.032
     2030: 0.024
     2060: 0.010
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 0.145
     2030: 0.107
     2060: 0.051
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 0.814
     2030: 0.872
     2060: 0.967
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 14.46
     2030: 9.809
     2060: 4.992
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 2,816
     2030: 2,921
     2060: 3,117
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.276
     2030: 0.307
     2060: 0.209
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.632
     2030: 0.747
     2060: 0.903

Economy Forecast for Gabon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 33.30
     2030: 60.89
     2060: 148.9
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 23.73
     2030: 50.65
     2060: 142.7
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 19.05
     2030: 25.22
     2060: 40.49
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.438
     2030: 0.486
     2060: 0.521
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 35.89
     2030: 19.45
     2060: 6.359
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 11.79
     2030: 21.46
     2060: 55.87

Energy Forecast for Gabon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2015: 0.110
     2030: 0.231
     2060: 0.137

Environment Forecast for Gabon
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2015: 0.001
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.004

International Politics Forecast for Gabon
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 0.022
     2030: 0.026
     2060: 0.030

Domestic Government Forecast for Gabon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 5.047
     2030: 5.359
     2060: 6.325
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 13.23
     2030: 14.01
     2060: 16.25
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 3.215
     2030: 4.326
     2060: 6.958
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 1.887
     2030: 2.243
     2060: 2.903
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 5.913
     2030: 6.017
     2060: 6.183