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

Population Forecast for Cameroon -
Population - Million People - -
     2024: 28.75
     2030: 32.79
     2060: 55.38
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2024: 2.224
     2030: 2.184
     2060: 1.144
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2024: 30.43
     2030: 29.49
     2060: 18.20
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2024: 8.073
     2030: 7.502
     2060: 6.674
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2024: 44.53
     2030: 39.49
     2060: 18.28
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2024: 61.78
     2030: 63.70
     2060: 71.84
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2024: 59.66
     2030: 61.32
     2060: 68.91
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2024: 63.90
     2030: 66.08
     2060: 74.79
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2024: 4.413
     2030: 4.125
     2060: 2.479
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2024: 1.779
     2030: 1.514
     2060: 0.386
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2024: 3.920
     2030: 4.404
     2060: 5.011
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2024: 11.59
     2030: 12.23
     2060: 15.25
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2024: 16.35
     2030: 19.56
     2060: 36.37
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2024: 0.806
     2030: 0.996
     2060: 3.763
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2024: 17.60
     2030: 21.46
     2060: 42.02
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2024: 0.417
     2030: 0.420
     2060: 0.408
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2024: 48.43
     2030: 49.21
     2060: 49.97

Health Forecast for Cameroon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2024: 20.33
     2030: 21.22
     2060: 25.52
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2024: 18.78
     2030: 19.00
     2060: 21.29
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2024: 9.187
     2030: 7.787
     2060: 3.779
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2024: 7.999
     2030: 5.250
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2024: 5.530
     2030: 4.237
     2060: 0.768

Education Forecast for Cameroon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2024: 111.5
     2030: 115.0
     2060: 107.9
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2024: 95.24
     2030: 96.12
     2060: 98.98
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 74.85
     2030: 82.98
     2060: 95.54
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 48.64
     2030: 53.42
     2060: 74.40
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 12.97
     2030: 14.59
     2060: 27.81
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2024: 6.851
     2030: 6.993
     2060: 8.858
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2024: 78.11
     2030: 80.10
     2060: 96.98

Social/Human Forecast for Cameroon
Population with income less than $2.15 per day, log normal computation (in 2017 US Dollars) - Million People - -
     2024: 7.061
     2030: 7.073
     2060: 2.387
Population with income less than $3.65 per day, log normal computation (in 2017 US Dollars) - Million People - -
     2024: 12.98
     2030: 13.58
     2060: 7.244
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2024: 0.668
     2030: 0.690
     2060: 0.833
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2024: 18.33
     2030: 16.20
     2060: 5.173
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2024: 2,832
     2030: 2,898
     2060: 3,189
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2024: -0.112
     2030: -0.135
     2060: -0.284
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2024: -0.290
     2030: -0.261
     2060: -0.107

Economy Forecast for Cameroon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2017 Dollars - -
     2024: 110.3
     2030: 137.6
     2060: 489.5
Gross domestic product - Billion 2017 Dollars - -
     2024: 45.43
     2030: 58.89
     2060: 288.7
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2024: 3.837
     2030: 4.197
     2060: 8.838
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2024: 0.464
     2030: 0.462
     2060: 0.446
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2024: 36.35
     2030: 35.13
     2060: 20.54
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2024: 8.265
     2030: 9.445
     2060: 19.94

Energy Forecast for Cameroon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2024: 0.031
     2030: 0.029
     2060: 0.027

Environment Forecast for Cameroon
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2024: 0.004
     2030: 0.006
     2060: 0.023

International Politics Forecast for Cameroon
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2024: 0.078
     2030: 0.082
     2060: 0.127

Domestic Government Forecast for Cameroon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2024: 4.016
     2030: 4.103
     2060: 4.762
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2024: 6.325
     2030: 6.671
     2060: 9.417
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2024: 2.561
     2030: 2.657
     2060: 3.631
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2024: 1.748
     2030: 1.844
     2060: 2.548
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2024: 5.883
     2030: 5.932
     2060: 6.348