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

Population Forecast for Mauritania -
Population - Million People - -
     2015: 4.050
     2030: 5.632
     2060: 8.776
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 2.319
     2030: 2.019
     2060: 0.891
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 34.28
     2030: 28.75
     2060: 15.62
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 10.02
     2030: 7.863
     2060: 6.386
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 79.32
     2030: 53.99
     2060: 13.55
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 59.82
     2030: 64.82
     2060: 75.13
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 58.06
     2030: 62.98
     2060: 73.15
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 61.60
     2030: 66.71
     2060: 77.16
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 4.680
     2030: 3.887
     2060: 2.035
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2015: 0.384
     2030: 0.310
     2060: 0.102
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2015: 0.709
     2030: 0.883
     2060: 0.840
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 1.596
     2030: 2.032
     2060: 2.171
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 2.327
     2030: 3.369
     2060: 5.842
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 0.127
     2030: 0.231
     2060: 0.764
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 1.732
     2030: 2.669
     2060: 5.067
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.329
     2030: 0.353
     2060: 0.410
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2015: 27.85
     2030: 31.62
     2060: 37.00

Health Forecast for Mauritania -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2015: 21.96
     2030: 22.47
     2060: 24.34
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 17.06
     2030: 17.57
     2060: 18.97
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 14.41
     2030: 10.32
     2060: 2.921
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 14.17
     2030: 9.768
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 8.806
     2030: 8.178
     2060: 6.279

Education Forecast for Mauritania -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 101.9
     2030: 105.5
     2060: 100.9
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 73.30
     2030: 86.54
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 30.54
     2030: 46.32
     2060: 93.82
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 24.26
     2030: 32.80
     2060: 81.02
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 7.460
     2030: 16.85
     2060: 32.53
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 4.426
     2030: 4.974
     2060: 7.883
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 60.58
     2030: 77.98
     2060: 96.41

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Mauritania
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 0.842
     2030: 0.510
     2060: 0.208
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 1.748
     2030: 1.360
     2060: 0.765
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 0.586
     2030: 0.693
     2060: 0.861
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 32.04
     2030: 20.36
     2060: 3.746
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 2,890
     2030: 2,934
     2060: 3,070
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: -0.171
     2030: -0.190
     2060: -0.242
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: -0.452
     2030: -0.298
     2060: 0.021

Economy Forecast for Mauritania
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 12.45
     2030: 25.60
     2060: 96.45
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 5.365
     2030: 12.76
     2060: 67.31
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 3.074
     2030: 4.545
     2060: 10.99
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.419
     2030: 0.423
     2060: 0.430
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 35.84
     2030: 36.72
     2060: 34.63
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 6.747
     2030: 12.11
     2060: 26.47

Energy Forecast for Mauritania
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2015: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.001

Environment Forecast for Mauritania
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2015: 0.001
     2030: 0.002
     2060: 0.003

International Politics Forecast for Mauritania
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 0.021
     2030: 0.028
     2060: 0.043

Domestic Government Forecast for Mauritania
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 5.100
     2030: 5.543
     2060: 7.207
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 8.212
     2030: 8.811
     2060: 10.39
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 2.368
     2030: 2.600
     2060: 3.499
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 1.659
     2030: 1.989
     2060: 2.704
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 5.688
     2030: 5.874
     2060: 6.285