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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: 2.016
     2030: 2.633
     2060: 4.004
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.190
     2030: 1.907
     2060: 0.859
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 29.27
     2030: 25.12
     2060: 15.34
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 7.948
     2030: 6.480
     2060: 6.955
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 37.43
     2030: 29.66
     2060: 20.49
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 66.30
     2030: 70.43
     2060: 75.95
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 64.85
     2030: 68.85
     2060: 74.09
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 67.77
     2030: 72.06
     2060: 77.87
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 3.759
     2030: 3.186
     2060: 2.063
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 2.425
     2030: 1.865
     2060: 0.522
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.278
     2030: 0.314
     2060: 0.307
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 0.745
     2030: 0.885
     2060: 0.938
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 1.168
     2030: 1.607
     2060: 2.625
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.103
     2030: 0.141
     2060: 0.440
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 1.587
     2030: 2.212
     2060: 3.596
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.279
     2030: 0.306
     2060: 0.346
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 40.94
     2030: 43.99
     2060: 47.67

Health Forecast for Gabon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 18.35
     2030: 20.45
     2060: 25.38
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 11.16
     2030: 12.37
     2060: 14.96
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 6.357
     2030: 5.148
     2060: 3.455
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 5.432
     2030: 0.501
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 1.450
     2030: 1.323
     2060: 1.029

Education Forecast for Gabon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 127.6
     2030: 101.9
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 92.33
     2030: 99.00
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 65.58
     2030: 72.50
     2060: 95.13
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 31.95
     2030: 51.16
     2060: 83.31
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 8.721
     2030: 12.15
     2060: 31.07
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 8.457
     2030: 9.697
     2060: 11.74
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 84.24
     2030: 88.45
     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: 0.082
     2030: 0.044
     2060: 0.070
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.412
     2030: 0.257
     2060: 0.330
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.801
     2030: 0.845
     2060: 0.928
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 13.32
     2030: 9.763
     2060: 4.865
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,845
     2030: 3,023
     2060: 3,373
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.271
     2030: 0.305
     2060: 0.155
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.655
     2030: 0.714
     2060: 0.731

Economy Forecast for Gabon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 37.25
     2030: 56.06
     2060: 108.9
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 22.08
     2030: 36.50
     2060: 87.04
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 18.48
     2030: 21.29
     2060: 27.20
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.425
     2030: 0.462
     2060: 0.526
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 37.40
     2030: 41.14
     2060: 31.31
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 9.373
     2030: 11.17
     2060: 21.10

Energy Forecast for Gabon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 0.092
     2030: 0.115
     2060: 0.180

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: 0.025
     2030: 0.027
     2060: 0.034

Domestic Government Forecast for Gabon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 5.025
     2030: 5.282
     2060: 5.917
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 13.09
     2030: 13.85
     2060: 15.63
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 3.027
     2030: 3.713
     2060: 5.219
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 1.860
     2030: 2.168
     2060: 2.604
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 5.709
     2030: 5.794
     2060: 5.797