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

Population Forecast for Namibia -
Population - Million People - -
     2021: 2.651
     2030: 3.159
     2060: 4.537
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2021: 2.152
     2030: 1.771
     2060: 0.770
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 28.12
     2030: 23.60
     2060: 14.33
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 6.849
     2030: 6.040
     2060: 6.634
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2021: 27.78
     2030: 22.09
     2060: 8.014
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2021: 66.88
     2030: 70.10
     2060: 78.00
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2021: 62.21
     2030: 65.09
     2060: 72.96
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2021: 71.31
     2030: 74.89
     2060: 82.83
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2021: 3.375
     2030: 2.916
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2021: 7.383
     2030: 5.878
     2060: 1.498
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2021: 0.356
     2030: 0.364
     2060: 0.321
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2021: 0.971
     2030: 1.066
     2060: 0.963
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2021: 1.576
     2030: 1.945
     2060: 3.058
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2021: 0.104
     2030: 0.149
     2060: 0.517
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2021: 1.372
     2030: 1.853
     2060: 3.418
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2021: 0.382
     2030: 0.379
     2060: 0.355
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2021: 48.79
     2030: 48.79
     2060: 48.79

Health Forecast for Namibia -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2021: 5.289
     2030: 5.974
     2060: 10.09
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2021: 24.02
     2030: 23.88
     2060: 26.29
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2021: 12.08
     2030: 10.11
     2060: 3.108
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 12.40
     2030: 11.19
     2060: 4.251
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 25.42
     2030: 18.09
     2060: 4.270

Education Forecast for Namibia -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2021: 109.8
     2030: 105.8
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2021: 92.62
     2030: 95.28
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 97.47
     2030: 91.58
     2060: 98.90
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 58.62
     2030: 61.67
     2060: 89.24
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 20.06
     2030: 22.70
     2060: 49.91
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2021: 7.581
     2030: 8.639
     2060: 11.20
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2021: 94.98
     2030: 97.93
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Forecast for Namibia
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 0.403
     2030: 0.427
     2060: 0.045
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 0.441
     2030: 0.471
     2060: 0.054
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 0.800
     2030: 0.836
     2060: 0.936
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 11.17
     2030: 9.096
     2060: 2.593
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2021: 2,476
     2030: 2,597
     2060: 3,117
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2021: 0.124
     2030: 0.103
     2060: -0.009
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2021: 0.289
     2030: 0.298
     2060: 0.438

Economy Forecast for Namibia
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 24.07
     2030: 33.37
     2060: 115.9
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 14.60
     2030: 21.00
     2060: 101.1
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 9.079
     2030: 10.56
     2060: 25.55
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2021: 0.567
     2030: 0.545
     2060: 0.488
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2021: 39.67
     2030: 40.44
     2060: 22.93
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2021: 16.55
     2030: 18.97
     2060: 45.58

Energy Forecast for Namibia
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2021: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Namibia
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2021: 0.001
     2030: 0.002
     2060: 0.006

International Politics Forecast for Namibia
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2021: 0.025
     2030: 0.024
     2060: 0.047

Domestic Government Forecast for Namibia
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2021: 12.44
     2030: 13.17
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2021: 16.52
     2030: 17.31
     2060: 19.96
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2021: 4.265
     2030: 4.602
     2060: 6.778
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2021: 2.700
     2030: 2.853
     2060: 3.571
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2021: 6.612
     2030: 6.721
     2060: 7.186