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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 - -
     2017: 1.799
     2030: 2.325
     2060: 3.439
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.117
     2030: 1.827
     2060: 0.751
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 28.74
     2030: 24.40
     2060: 14.28
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 8.139
     2030: 6.556
     2060: 6.974
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 39.13
     2030: 30.06
     2060: 19.57
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 65.81
     2030: 70.52
     2060: 76.68
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 65.06
     2030: 69.49
     2060: 75.30
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 66.57
     2030: 71.58
     2060: 78.10
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 3.683
     2030: 3.081
     2060: 1.942
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 2.713
     2030: 2.087
     2060: 0.584
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.246
     2030: 0.270
     2060: 0.247
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 0.663
     2030: 0.765
     2060: 0.765
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 1.044
     2030: 1.431
     2060: 2.267
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.092
     2030: 0.129
     2060: 0.407
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 1.587
     2030: 2.139
     2060: 3.164
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.380
     2030: 0.414
     2060: 0.450
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 46.35
     2030: 48.60
     2060: 49.85

Health Forecast for Gabon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 18.42
     2030: 20.51
     2060: 25.46
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 11.18
     2030: 12.60
     2060: 15.03
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 6.322
     2030: 5.084
     2060: 3.394
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 5.191
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 1.453
     2030: 1.298
     2060: 1.002

Education Forecast for Gabon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 127.8
     2030: 101.7
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 92.53
     2030: 99.82
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 65.63
     2030: 73.02
     2060: 95.58
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 31.86
     2030: 51.89
     2060: 84.01
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 9.045
     2030: 15.47
     2060: 40.12
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 8.449
     2030: 9.692
     2060: 11.97
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 83.30
     2030: 87.98
     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 - -
     2017: 0.071
     2030: 0.031
     2060: 0.040
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.300
     2030: 0.157
     2060: 0.172
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.797
     2030: 0.849
     2060: 0.940
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 15.64
     2030: 11.16
     2060: 5.861
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,852
     2030: 3,030
     2060: 3,383
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.274
     2030: 0.318
     2060: 0.193
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.661
     2030: 0.740
     2060: 0.796

Economy Forecast for Gabon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 34.66
     2030: 53.91
     2060: 107.8
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 23.12
     2030: 40.39
     2060: 98.51
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 19.27
     2030: 23.18
     2060: 31.34
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.427
     2030: 0.464
     2060: 0.519
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 37.21
     2030: 38.67
     2060: 31.65
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 9.833
     2030: 12.58
     2060: 34.73

Energy Forecast for Gabon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 0.090
     2030: 0.113
     2060: 0.177

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

International Politics Forecast for Gabon
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.024
     2030: 0.026
     2060: 0.035

Domestic Government Forecast for Gabon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 5.035
     2030: 5.307
     2060: 6.015
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 13.10
     2030: 13.92
     2060: 15.93
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 3.122
     2030: 3.948
     2060: 5.742
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 1.889
     2030: 2.235
     2060: 2.744
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 5.728
     2030: 5.839
     2060: 5.890