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

Population Forecast for Ghana -
Population - Million People - -
     2021: 31.86
     2030: 38.32
     2060: 57.25
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2021: 2.195
     2030: 1.898
     2060: 0.766
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 28.42
     2030: 25.01
     2060: 14.28
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 6.090
     2030: 5.714
     2060: 6.422
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2021: 36.19
     2030: 28.32
     2060: 11.29
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2021: 67.60
     2030: 70.54
     2060: 77.63
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2021: 66.07
     2030: 68.96
     2060: 76.10
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2021: 69.18
     2030: 72.18
     2060: 79.21
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2021: 3.735
     2030: 3.265
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2021: 0.980
     2030: 0.766
     2060: 0.183
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2021: 4.256
     2030: 4.574
     2060: 4.124
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2021: 11.79
     2030: 12.99
     2060: 12.97
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2021: 19.01
     2030: 23.60
     2060: 38.39
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2021: 1.055
     2030: 1.730
     2060: 5.888
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2021: 18.42
     2030: 24.08
     2060: 42.67
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2021: 0.426
     2030: 0.427
     2060: 0.408
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2021: 47.52
     2030: 48.88
     2060: 49.92

Health Forecast for Ghana -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2021: 7.209
     2030: 7.744
     2060: 9.668
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2021: 6.669
     2030: 7.201
     2060: 10.16
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2021: 11.44
     2030: 9.583
     2060: 4.507
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 11.61
     2030: 10.06
     2060: 4.564
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 6.215
     2030: 5.192
     2060: 2.619

Education Forecast for Ghana -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2021: 105.6
     2030: 105.6
     2060: 100.6
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2021: 88.16
     2030: 92.05
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 88.08
     2030: 90.97
     2060: 99.65
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 54.59
     2030: 59.31
     2060: 81.40
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 16.69
     2030: 20.00
     2060: 38.61
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2021: 7.265
     2030: 8.108
     2060: 10.11
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2021: 80.99
     2030: 84.87
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Forecast for Ghana
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 6.281
     2030: 5.745
     2060: 1.150
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 10.87
     2030: 10.45
     2060: 2.942
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 0.716
     2030: 0.756
     2060: 0.901
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 14.46
     2030: 11.55
     2060: 2.676
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2021: 3,065
     2030: 3,137
     2060: 3,368
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2021: -0.204
     2030: -0.206
     2060: -0.207
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2021: -0.065
     2030: -0.006
     2060: 0.239

Economy Forecast for Ghana
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 136.7
     2030: 199.3
     2060: 804.9
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 64.42
     2030: 100.3
     2060: 607.5
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 4.289
     2030: 5.201
     2060: 14.06
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2021: 0.435
     2030: 0.445
     2060: 0.456
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2021: 43.26
     2030: 43.60
     2060: 12.31
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2021: 12.74
     2030: 15.27
     2060: 31.48

Energy Forecast for Ghana
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2021: 0.048
     2030: 0.041
     2060: 0.022

Environment Forecast for Ghana
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2021: 0.006
     2030: 0.009
     2060: 0.001

International Politics Forecast for Ghana
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2021: 0.122
     2030: 0.127
     2060: 0.225

Domestic Government Forecast for Ghana
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2021: 13.28
     2030: 13.98
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2021: 18.09
     2030: 18.31
     2060: 18.47
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2021: 3.883
     2030: 3.986
     2060: 4.932
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2021: 2.345
     2030: 2.508
     2060: 3.192
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2021: 6.595
     2030: 6.724
     2060: 7.235