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

Population Forecast for Costa Rica -
Population - Million People - -
     2017: 4.919
     2030: 5.510
     2060: 5.964
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 1.094
     2030: 0.645
     2060: -0.053
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 14.22
     2030: 12.41
     2060: 10.12
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 5.060
     2030: 6.571
     2060: 10.68
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 8.193
     2030: 5.510
     2060: 2.297
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 79.99
     2030: 81.62
     2060: 85.12
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 77.47
     2030: 78.94
     2060: 82.20
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 82.50
     2030: 84.29
     2060: 88.00
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 1.779
     2030: 1.822
     2060: 1.850
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 0.197
     2030: 0.280
     2060: 0.315
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.346
     2030: 0.345
     2060: 0.305
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 1.067
     2030: 1.047
     2060: 0.928
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 3.386
     2030: 3.645
     2060: 3.454
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.466
     2030: 0.818
     2060: 1.582
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 3.910
     2030: 5.069
     2060: 5.487
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.481
     2030: 0.474
     2060: 0.429
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 38.79
     2030: 41.98
     2060: 46.30

Health Forecast for Costa Rica -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 39.57
     2030: 43.73
     2060: 53.12
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 14.22
     2030: 15.14
     2060: 16.19
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 2.011
     2030: 1.957
     2060: 1.866
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 1.776
     2030: 3.380
     2060: 2.438
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 1.461
     2030: 1.276
     2060: 0.891

Education Forecast for Costa Rica -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 108.5
     2030: 101.0
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 99.01
     2030: 100.00
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 131.2
     2030: 112.3
     2060: 99.84
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 109.4
     2030: 101.9
     2060: 98.70
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 54.32
     2030: 72.04
     2060: 91.11
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 9.271
     2030: 9.884
     2060: 11.73
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 97.90
     2030: 99.08
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Costa Rica
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.019
     2030: 0.015
     2060: 0.005
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.152
     2030: 0.123
     2060: 0.046
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.911
     2030: 0.939
     2060: 0.997
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 2.162
     2030: 1.632
     2060: 0.935
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,908
     2030: 3,087
     2060: 3,453
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.215
     2030: 0.266
     2060: 0.266
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.511
     2030: 0.574
     2060: 0.653

Economy Forecast for Costa Rica
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 74.74
     2030: 109.4
     2060: 224.9
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 51.94
     2030: 86.48
     2060: 212.8
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 15.20
     2030: 19.85
     2060: 37.70
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.489
     2030: 0.509
     2060: 0.545
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 24.01
     2030: 21.64
     2060: 25.06
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 44.67
     2030: 63.32
     2060: 74.77

Energy Forecast for Costa Rica
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Costa Rica
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2017: 0.002
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.003

International Politics Forecast for Costa Rica
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.044
     2030: 0.049
     2060: 0.062

Domestic Government Forecast for Costa Rica
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 14.00
     2030: 14.00
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 19.96
     2030: 19.95
     2060: 20.00
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 4.889
     2030: 5.626
     2060: 8.044
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 2.936
     2030: 3.167
     2060: 3.716
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 7.549
     2030: 7.690
     2060: 8.029