The contents of our World Composite Forecasts consist of tables that set forth historical and forecast series for: gross domestic product, per capita GDP, gross fixed capital formation, personal consumption expenditures, population, urban population, households. Forecasts are generally made on a country-by-country basis. The series presented in this publication are developed by the Freedonia Group in-house economics department. These are the same series used by our industry analysts in the preparation of our various industry studies. For each particular series, historical figures are presented for 2001, 2006, and 2011, and forecasts are provided for 2016 and 2021.