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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: 4.920
     2030: 5.524
     2060: 5.997
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 1.107
     2030: 0.665
     2060: -0.053
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 14.25
     2030: 12.45
     2060: 10.03
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 4.945
     2030: 6.415
     2060: 10.59
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 8.527
     2030: 5.711
     2060: 2.459
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 79.97
     2030: 81.64
     2060: 85.03
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 77.48
     2030: 78.97
     2060: 82.10
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 82.46
     2030: 84.29
     2060: 87.91
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 1.767
     2030: 1.804
     2060: 1.838
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: 0.352
     2030: 0.347
     2060: 0.304
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 1.081
     2030: 1.050
     2060: 0.926
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 3.387
     2030: 3.675
     2060: 3.486
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.451
     2030: 0.798
     2060: 1.585
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 3.910
     2030: 5.082
     2060: 5.517
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.485
     2030: 0.481
     2060: 0.434
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 37.86
     2030: 41.10
     2060: 45.65

Health Forecast for Costa Rica -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 39.57
     2030: 43.71
     2060: 52.90
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 14.22
     2030: 15.16
     2060: 16.34
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 2.008
     2030: 1.959
     2060: 1.883
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 1.786
     2030: 3.383
     2060: 2.476
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 4.995
     2030: 3.335
     2060: 1.529

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: 100.0
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 131.2
     2030: 112.3
     2060: 99.83
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 109.4
     2030: 102.0
     2060: 98.38
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 54.13
     2030: 66.46
     2060: 76.73
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 9.272
     2030: 9.894
     2060: 11.66
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 97.67
     2030: 98.88
     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: 0.012
     2030: 0.011
     2060: 0.005
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.075
     2030: 0.066
     2060: 0.030
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.910
     2030: 0.939
     2060: 0.994
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 2.260
     2030: 1.691
     2060: 1.029
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,908
     2030: 3,087
     2060: 3,445
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.213
     2030: 0.264
     2060: 0.260
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.504
     2030: 0.568
     2060: 0.637

Economy Forecast for Costa Rica
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 73.99
     2030: 109.6
     2060: 215.3
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 51.19
     2030: 86.69
     2060: 203.8
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 15.04
     2030: 19.84
     2060: 35.90
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.497
     2030: 0.522
     2060: 0.560
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 22.92
     2030: 20.85
     2060: 24.43
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 44.65
     2030: 58.38
     2060: 72.74

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: 0.050
     2060: 0.061

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: 4.890
     2030: 5.646
     2060: 7.849
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 2.937
     2030: 3.173
     2060: 3.690
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 7.550
     2030: 7.696
     2060: 8.010