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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: 2.417
     2060: 3.717
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 2.345
     2030: 1.973
     2060: 0.867
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 31.62
     2030: 26.07
     2060: 14.54
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 8.713
     2030: 6.766
     2060: 6.090
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 44.65
     2030: 35.48
     2060: 19.66
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 65.01
     2030: 69.89
     2060: 78.51
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 63.99
     2030: 68.32
     2060: 76.75
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 66.05
     2030: 71.50
     2060: 80.33
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 4.034
     2030: 3.317
     2060: 1.934
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: 0.354
     2060: 0.328
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 0.666
     2030: 0.835
     2060: 0.847
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 0.992
     2030: 1.451
     2060: 2.449
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 0.090
     2030: 0.131
     2060: 0.421
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 1.545
     2030: 2.224
     2060: 3.419
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.380
     2030: 0.410
     2060: 0.454
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: 15.35
     2030: 16.19
     2060: 18.11
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 11.36
     2030: 13.42
     2060: 14.71
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 10.52
     2030: 8.563
     2060: 5.515
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 10.76
     2030: 2.767
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 6.222
     2030: 5.954
     2060: 5.109

Education Forecast for Gabon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 146.9
     2030: 148.9
     2060: 100.6
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 83.88
     2030: 97.86
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 63.26
     2030: 91.00
     2060: 99.93
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 31.80
     2030: 53.56
     2060: 91.31
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 9.803
     2030: 18.03
     2060: 46.25
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 7.635
     2030: 8.115
     2060: 11.19
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 89.70
     2030: 93.82
     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: 0.020
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.000
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 0.119
     2030: 0.029
     2060: 0.005
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 0.812
     2030: 0.867
     2060: 0.961
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 14.72
     2030: 10.25
     2060: 5.208
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 2,804
     2030: 2,892
     2060: 3,063
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.274
     2030: 0.296
     2060: 0.191
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.628
     2030: 0.727
     2060: 0.871

Economy Forecast for Gabon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 32.40
     2030: 57.76
     2060: 140.7
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 23.08
     2030: 47.12
     2060: 134.2
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 18.53
     2030: 23.89
     2060: 37.85
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.418
     2030: 0.417
     2060: 0.431
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 824,682,151,936
     2030: 632,039,342,080
     2060: 466,572,673,024
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 11.85
     2030: 20.51
     2060: 54.26

Energy Forecast for Gabon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2015: 0.109
     2030: 0.225
     2060: 0.138

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, Global Power Index (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 0.022
     2030: 0.025
     2060: 0.028

Domestic Government Forecast for Gabon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 5.040
     2030: 5.337
     2060: 6.302
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 13.23
     2030: 13.95
     2060: 16.08
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 3.157
     2030: 4.163
     2060: 6.625
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 1.867
     2030: 2.188
     2060: 2.791
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 5.899
     2030: 5.978
     2060: 6.104