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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 - -
     2022: 32.56
     2030: 38.30
     2060: 57.18
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2022: 2.167
     2030: 1.898
     2060: 0.765
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2022: 28.06
     2030: 25.02
     2060: 14.27
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2022: 6.001
     2030: 5.715
     2060: 6.429
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2022: 34.78
     2030: 28.31
     2060: 11.28
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2022: 68.03
     2030: 70.54
     2060: 77.63
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2022: 66.50
     2030: 68.96
     2060: 76.10
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2022: 69.60
     2030: 72.18
     2060: 79.21
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2022: 3.686
     2030: 3.264
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2022: 0.957
     2030: 0.766
     2060: 0.183
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2022: 4.258
     2030: 4.571
     2060: 4.115
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2022: 11.95
     2030: 12.98
     2060: 12.94
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2022: 19.50
     2030: 23.60
     2060: 38.35
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2022: 1.108
     2030: 1.730
     2060: 5.888
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2022: 19.02
     2030: 24.08
     2060: 42.65
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2022: 0.427
     2030: 0.427
     2060: 0.408
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2022: 47.73
     2030: 48.88
     2060: 49.92

Health Forecast for Ghana -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2022: 7.364
     2030: 7.760
     2060: 9.723
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2022: 6.711
     2030: 7.201
     2060: 10.16
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2022: 11.14
     2030: 9.566
     2060: 4.485
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2022: 11.26
     2030: 10.04
     2060: 4.517
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2022: 5.935
     2030: 5.171
     2060: 2.586

Education Forecast for Ghana -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2022: 105.4
     2030: 105.6
     2060: 100.6
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2022: 88.62
     2030: 92.05
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 88.86
     2030: 90.98
     2060: 99.66
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 55.27
     2030: 59.32
     2060: 81.41
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 16.98
     2030: 20.00
     2060: 38.62
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2022: 7.371
     2030: 8.108
     2060: 10.11
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2022: 81.44
     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 - -
     2022: 6.082
     2030: 5.687
     2060: 1.084
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2022: 10.65
     2030: 10.38
     2060: 2.814
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2022: 0.722
     2030: 0.756
     2060: 0.901
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2022: 14.09
     2030: 11.55
     2060: 2.670
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2022: 3,086
     2030: 3,139
     2060: 3,374
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2022: -0.202
     2030: -0.206
     2060: -0.207
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2022: -0.055
     2030: -0.006
     2060: 0.239

Economy Forecast for Ghana
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 144.8
     2030: 199.3
     2060: 803.8
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 68.40
     2030: 100.3
     2060: 606.7
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 4.447
     2030: 5.202
     2060: 14.06
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2022: 0.436
     2030: 0.444
     2060: 0.453
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2022: 43.50
     2030: 43.60
     2060: 12.31
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2022: 13.12
     2030: 15.28
     2060: 31.49

Energy Forecast for Ghana
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2022: 0.046
     2030: 0.040
     2060: 0.022

Environment Forecast for Ghana
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2022: 0.006
     2030: 0.009
     2060: 0.001

International Politics Forecast for Ghana
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2022: 0.122
     2030: 0.127
     2060: 0.224

Domestic Government Forecast for Ghana
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2022: 13.38
     2030: 13.98
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2022: 18.13
     2030: 18.31
     2060: 18.47
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2022: 3.915
     2030: 3.987
     2060: 4.932
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2022: 2.375
     2030: 2.509
     2060: 3.192
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2022: 6.625
     2030: 6.724
     2060: 7.234