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

Population Forecast for Sierra Leone -
Population - Million People - -
     2016: 6.539
     2030: 8.666
     2060: 12.28
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2016: 2.246
     2030: 1.722
     2060: 0.810
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 35.69
     2030: 26.17
     2060: 14.91
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 12.62
     2030: 8.184
     2060: 6.408
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2016: 77.14
     2030: 37.60
     2060: 4.016
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2016: 53.92
     2030: 62.69
     2060: 75.99
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2016: 52.92
     2030: 61.37
     2060: 73.88
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2016: 54.92
     2030: 64.03
     2060: 78.12
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2016: 4.622
     2030: 3.303
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2016: 1.347
     2030: 1.098
     2060: 0.359
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2016: 1.187
     2030: 1.303
     2060: 1.088
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2016: 2.657
     2030: 3.141
     2060: 2.674
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2016: 3.693
     2030: 5.226
     2060: 8.498
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2016: 0.188
     2030: 0.299
     2060: 1.104
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2016: 2.643
     2030: 3.820
     2060: 6.710
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2016: 0.397
     2030: 0.423
     2060: 0.486
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2016: 49.58
     2030: 49.58
     2060: 49.58

Health Forecast for Sierra Leone -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2016: 14.52
     2030: 17.08
     2060: 26.59
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2016: 23.62
     2030: 23.76
     2060: 26.31
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2016: 17.43
     2030: 9.654
     2060: 3.375
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 17.21
     2030: 11.15
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 24.50
     2030: 18.48
     2060: 5.827

Education Forecast for Sierra Leone -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2016: 116.7
     2030: 104.8
     2060: 100.7
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2016: 69.46
     2030: 83.54
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 65.35
     2030: 67.43
     2060: 98.40
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 24.16
     2030: 36.06
     2060: 90.78
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 5.966
     2030: 14.89
     2060: 44.09
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2016: 3.983
     2030: 5.483
     2060: 8.480
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2016: 51.60
     2030: 76.39
     2060: 97.50

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Sierra Leone
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 1.911
     2030: 1.164
     2060: 0.009
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 3.709
     2030: 2.885
     2060: 0.063
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 0.500
     2030: 0.672
     2060: 0.929
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 38.39
     2030: 19.93
     2060: 3.527
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2016: 2,311
     2030: 2,537
     2060: 3,171
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.309
     2030: -0.265
     2060: -0.057
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.788
     2030: -0.474
     2060: 0.333

Economy Forecast for Sierra Leone
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 13.13
     2030: 36.49
     2060: 388.4
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 5.394
     2030: 20.13
     2060: 330.6
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 2.008
     2030: 4.211
     2060: 31.64
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2016: 0.372
     2030: 0.393
     2060: 0.425
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2016: 35.64
     2030: 35.07
     2060: 30.80
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2016: 5.589
     2030: 12.40
     2060: 47.36

Energy Forecast for Sierra Leone
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2016: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.003

Environment Forecast for Sierra Leone
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2016: 0.001
     2030: 0.002
     2060: 0.010

International Politics Forecast for Sierra Leone
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2016: 0.028
     2030: 0.037
     2060: 0.088

Domestic Government Forecast for Sierra Leone
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2016: 10.89
     2030: 12.72
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2016: 17.15
     2030: 17.25
     2060: 18.59
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2016: 2.536
     2030: 2.895
     2060: 6.565
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2016: 1.582
     2030: 2.121
     2060: 3.551
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2016: 6.197
     2030: 6.610
     2060: 7.728