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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 - -
     2021: 27.67
     2030: 35.20
     2060: 63.24
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2021: 2.820
     2030: 2.551
     2060: 1.325
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 36.30
     2030: 32.66
     2060: 19.40
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 8.535
     2030: 7.266
     2060: 6.089
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2021: 49.54
     2030: 40.88
     2060: 19.03
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2021: 61.48
     2030: 64.63
     2060: 72.53
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2021: 59.32
     2030: 62.14
     2060: 69.59
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2021: 63.65
     2030: 67.15
     2060: 75.51
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2021: 4.661
     2030: 4.157
     2060: 2.431
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2021: 2.008
     2030: 1.598
     2060: 0.407
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2021: 4.466
     2030: 5.261
     2060: 6.074
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2021: 11.65
     2030: 14.07
     2060: 18.18
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2021: 15.23
     2030: 20.07
     2060: 41.03
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2021: 0.779
     2030: 1.056
     2060: 4.035
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2021: 15.85
     2030: 21.47
     2060: 45.32
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2021: 0.440
     2030: 0.444
     2060: 0.432
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2021: 48.36
     2030: 49.36
     2060: 49.97

Health Forecast for Cameroon -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2021: 20.15
     2030: 21.36
     2060: 25.15
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2021: 18.82
     2030: 19.33
     2060: 21.42
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2021: 12.35
     2030: 10.65
     2060: 5.722
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 11.29
     2030: 8.611
     2060: 2.644
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 7.143
     2030: 5.998
     2060: 3.480

Education Forecast for Cameroon -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2021: 114.7
     2030: 114.1
     2060: 106.7
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2021: 92.68
     2030: 95.29
     2060: 98.52
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 73.28
     2030: 76.79
     2060: 84.88
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 47.50
     2030: 52.39
     2060: 65.09
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 17.63
     2030: 21.00
     2060: 30.79
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2021: 6.537
     2030: 6.832
     2060: 8.437
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2021: 78.71
     2030: 82.45
     2060: 97.74

Social/Human Forecast for Cameroon
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 7.359
     2030: 8.188
     2060: 2.922
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 12.05
     2030: 13.87
     2060: 7.308
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 0.658
     2030: 0.698
     2060: 0.837
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 19.07
     2030: 15.78
     2060: 6.287
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2021: 2,705
     2030: 2,794
     2060: 3,048
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2021: -0.152
     2030: -0.193
     2060: -0.336
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2021: -0.375
     2030: -0.334
     2060: -0.158

Economy Forecast for Cameroon
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 88.60
     2030: 136.4
     2060: 538.8
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 42.72
     2030: 67.80
     2060: 348.9
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 3.202
     2030: 3.876
     2060: 8.519
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2021: 0.462
     2030: 0.463
     2060: 0.443
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2021: 33.42
     2030: 33.86
     2060: 18.17
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2021: 7.949
     2030: 9.967
     2060: 18.26

Energy Forecast for Cameroon
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2021: 0.039
     2030: 0.047
     2060: 0.030

Environment Forecast for Cameroon
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2021: 0.004
     2030: 0.007
     2060: 0.025

International Politics Forecast for Cameroon
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2021: 0.126
     2030: 0.152
     2060: 0.275

Domestic Government Forecast for Cameroon
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2021: 4.062
     2030: 4.195
     2060: 4.806
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2021: 6.410
     2030: 6.930
     2060: 9.233
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2021: 2.465
     2030: 2.693
     2060: 3.522
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2021: 1.749
     2030: 1.914
     2060: 2.599
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2021: 5.727
     2030: 5.862
     2060: 6.293