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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 - -
     2016: 1.761
     2030: 2.331
     2060: 3.548
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2016: 2.144
     2030: 1.856
     2060: 0.910
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 29.04
     2030: 24.85
     2060: 15.94
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 8.161
     2030: 6.715
     2060: 7.047
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2016: 39.92
     2030: 32.67
     2060: 25.40
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2016: 65.80
     2030: 70.15
     2060: 75.86
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2016: 65.10
     2030: 68.97
     2060: 74.16
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2016: 66.52
     2030: 71.38
     2060: 77.62
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2016: 3.723
     2030: 3.160
     2060: 2.183
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2016: 2.829
     2030: 2.440
     2060: 0.905
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2016: 0.242
     2030: 0.274
     2060: 0.280
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2016: 0.650
     2030: 0.770
     2060: 0.847
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2016: 1.021
     2030: 1.431
     2060: 2.298
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2016: 0.090
     2030: 0.130
     2060: 0.404
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2016: 1.548
     2030: 2.145
     2060: 3.265
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2016: 0.388
     2030: 0.422
     2060: 0.451
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2016: 46.35
     2030: 48.70
     2060: 49.86

Health Forecast for Gabon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2016: 14.97
     2030: 16.75
     2060: 19.80
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2016: 11.18
     2030: 12.71
     2060: 15.03
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2016: 6.335
     2030: 5.130
     2060: 3.757
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 5.246
     2030: 2.038
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 4.527
     2030: 3.164
     2060: 1.985

Education Forecast for Gabon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2016: 138.5
     2030: 100.4
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2016: 92.36
     2030: 99.66
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 65.08
     2030: 51.70
     2060: 74.50
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 29.92
     2030: 31.46
     2060: 68.57
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 8.762
     2030: 15.06
     2060: 36.17
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2016: 8.144
     2030: 8.839
     2060: 10.12
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2016: 83.33
     2030: 88.74
     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 - -
     2016: 0.069
     2030: 0.026
     2060: 0.054
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 0.287
     2030: 0.131
     2060: 0.214
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 0.796
     2030: 0.848
     2060: 0.928
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 15.67
     2030: 11.01
     2060: 6.258
Calories per capita available - Total - Available per Person per Day - -
     2016: 2,821
     2030: 2,999
     2060: 3,254
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2016: 0.270
     2030: 0.310
     2060: 0.155
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2016: 0.651
     2030: 0.729
     2060: 0.741

Economy Forecast for Gabon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 33.19
     2030: 52.59
     2060: 96.36
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 22.12
     2030: 39.15
     2060: 82.58
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 18.84
     2030: 22.56
     2060: 27.15
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2016: 0.426
     2030: 0.465
     2060: 0.522
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2016: 36.20
     2030: 34.75
     2060: 26.37
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2016: 9.697
     2030: 14.26
     2060: 36.23

Energy Forecast for Gabon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2016: 0.105
     2030: 0.161
     2060: 0.149

Environment Forecast for Gabon
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2016: 0.001
     2030: 0.002
     2060: 0.004

International Politics Forecast for Gabon
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2016: 0.023
     2030: 0.025
     2060: 0.029

Domestic Government Forecast for Gabon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2016: 5.027
     2030: 5.209
     2060: 5.641
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2016: 13.11
     2030: 13.94
     2060: 15.66
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2016: 3.107
     2030: 3.922
     2060: 5.255
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2016: 1.882
     2030: 2.193
     2060: 2.610
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2016: 5.724
     2030: 5.805
     2060: 5.806