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

Population Forecast for Ireland -
Population - Million People - -
     2014: 4.689
     2030: 5.283
     2060: 5.897
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2014: 1.125
     2030: 0.599
     2060: 0.122
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 15.59
     2030: 11.71
     2060: 10.63
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 6.576
     2030: 7.738
     2060: 11.09
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2014: 3.255
     2030: 1.956
     2060: 1.171
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2014: 80.61
     2030: 82.85
     2060: 85.22
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2014: 78.18
     2030: 80.27
     2060: 82.27
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2014: 83.01
     2030: 85.39
     2060: 88.10
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2014: 2.044
     2030: 1.900
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2014: 0.122
     2030: 0.099
     2060: 0.032
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2014: 0.444
     2030: 0.358
     2060: 0.372
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2014: 1.025
     2030: 0.937
     2060: 0.958
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2014: 3.083
     2030: 3.419
     2060: 3.491
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2014: 0.581
     2030: 0.927
     2060: 1.449
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2014: 2.887
     2030: 3.301
     2060: 3.863
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2014: 0.469
     2030: 0.474
     2060: 0.440
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2014: 44.86
     2030: 47.66
     2060: 49.46

Health Forecast for Ireland -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2014: 15.24
     2030: 16.49
     2060: 15.56
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2014: 24.31
     2030: 23.03
     2060: 22.64
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2014: 10.56
     2030: 9.267
     2060: 6.664
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 11.71
     2030: 14.50
     2060: 15.15
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 4.728
     2030: 3.610
     2060: 2.061

Education Forecast for Ireland -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2014: 106.2
     2030: 102.3
     2060: 99.93
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2014: 96.28
     2030: 98.84
     2060: 99.72
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 107.2
     2030: 101.0
     2060: 98.79
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 131.3
     2030: 107.4
     2060: 98.68
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 65.24
     2030: 68.59
     2060: 69.07
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2014: 11.91
     2030: 12.94
     2060: 14.55
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2014: 100.0
     2030: 100.0
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Ireland
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation - Million People - -
     2014: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation - Million People - -
     2014: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 0.972
     2030: 1.000
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 3.932
     2030: 4.348
     2060: 2.982
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2014: 3,604
     2030: 3,706
     2060: 3,631
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.980
     2030: -0.746
     2060: -0.579
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2014: 1.162
     2030: 1.339
     2060: 1.390

Economy Forecast for Ireland
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 175.7
     2030: 314.0
     2060: 408.6
Gross domestic product - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 218.2
     2030: 374.8
     2060: 454.2
GDP per capita at PPP - Thousand 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 37.46
     2030: 59.44
     2060: 69.28
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2014: 0.328
     2030: 0.320
     2060: 0.323
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2014: 75.72
     2030: 84.56
     2060: 79.80
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2014: 60.30
     2030: 73.51
     2060: 79.41

Energy Forecast for Ireland
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2014: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Ireland
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2014: 0.011
     2030: 0.014
     2060: 0.011

International Politics Forecast for Ireland
Power index (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2014: 0.155
     2030: 0.171
     2060: 0.101

Domestic Government Forecast for Ireland
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2014: 14.00
     2030: 14.00
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2014: 19.98
     2030: 20.00
     2060: 20.00
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2014: 8.100
     2030: 10.00
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2014: 3.853
     2030: 4.160
     2060: 4.295
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2014: 7.819
     2030: 8.057
     2060: 8.134