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

Population Forecast for Dominican Republic -
Population - Million People - -
     2015: 10.69
     2030: 12.32
     2060: 13.84
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 1.210
     2030: 0.616
     2060: 0.095
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 20.53
     2030: 14.73
     2060: 11.14
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 5.816
     2030: 6.302
     2060: 8.666
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 23.79
     2030: 13.33
     2060: 4.619
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 74.56
     2030: 77.90
     2060: 83.57
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 71.57
     2030: 74.52
     2060: 79.86
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 77.55
     2030: 81.27
     2060: 87.20
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 2.458
     2030: 1.900
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2015: 0.589
     2030: 0.468
     2060: 0.153
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2015: 1.285
     2030: 1.121
     2060: 0.942
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 3.162
     2030: 2.953
     2060: 2.424
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 6.825
     2030: 8.080
     2060: 8.511
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 0.705
     2030: 1.285
     2060: 2.909
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 7.740
     2030: 10.14
     2060: 12.38
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.460
     2030: 0.485
     2060: 0.468
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2015: 40.94
     2030: 44.14
     2060: 47.55

Health Forecast for Dominican Republic -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2015: 32.49
     2030: 36.47
     2060: 45.28
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 14.97
     2030: 15.89
     2060: 16.22
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 3.366
     2030: 3.065
     2060: 2.557
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 3.005
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 14.22
     2030: 11.07
     2060: 5.547

Education Forecast for Dominican Republic -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 110.6
     2030: 117.1
     2060: 100.7
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 89.51
     2030: 96.54
     2060: 99.81
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 89.32
     2030: 105.1
     2060: 103.0
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 66.71
     2030: 79.07
     2060: 98.39
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 33.61
     2030: 35.73
     2060: 49.12
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 7.372
     2030: 8.066
     2060: 10.67
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 90.53
     2030: 94.86
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Dominican Republic
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 0.210
     2030: 0.117
     2060: 0.056
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2015: 0.940
     2030: 0.597
     2060: 0.292
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 0.840
     2030: 0.897
     2060: 0.990
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 8.746
     2030: 6.032
     2060: 2.991
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 2,559
     2030: 2,752
     2060: 3,129
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: -1.141
     2030: -1.044
     2060: -0.682
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.359
     2030: 0.495
     2060: 0.765

Economy Forecast for Dominican Republic
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 121.1
     2030: 214.9
     2060: 529.2
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 65.01
     2030: 144.6
     2060: 479.1
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 11.32
     2030: 17.45
     2060: 38.23
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.478
     2030: 0.491
     2060: 0.540
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 29.46
     2030: 20.90
     2060: 14.14
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 21.57
     2030: 27.49
     2060: 57.46

Energy Forecast for Dominican Republic
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2015: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Dominican Republic
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2015: 0.007
     2030: 0.013
     2060: 0.022

International Politics Forecast for Dominican Republic
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 0.090
     2030: 0.098
     2060: 0.104

Domestic Government Forecast for Dominican Republic
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 12.17
     2030: 13.17
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 18.25
     2030: 19.32
     2060: 19.94
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 3.226
     2030: 4.298
     2060: 7.436
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 1.976
     2030: 2.468
     2060: 3.360
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 7.167
     2030: 7.404
     2060: 7.816