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

Population Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Population - Million People - -
     2016: 50.52
     2030: 51.78
     2060: 43.90
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2016: 0.389
     2030: -0.074
     2060: -0.932
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 8.980
     2030: 7.547
     2060: 7.088
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 5.927
     2030: 9.065
     2060: 16.97
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2016: 2.600
     2030: 1.680
     2060: 0.853
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2016: 82.22
     2030: 83.78
     2060: 86.24
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2016: 78.91
     2030: 80.31
     2060: 82.39
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2016: 85.49
     2030: 87.18
     2060: 89.85
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2016: 1.320
     2030: 1.404
     2060: 1.583
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2016: 0.030
     2030: 0.026
     2060: 0.010
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2016: 2.306
     2030: 2.065
     2060: 1.599
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2016: 6.972
     2030: 6.541
     2060: 4.986
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2016: 36.69
     2030: 32.92
     2060: 22.67
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2016: 6.864
     2030: 12.32
     2060: 16.25
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2016: 42.01
     2030: 44.54
     2060: 39.61
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2016: 0.526
     2030: 0.472
     2060: 0.392
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2016: 42.18
     2030: 45.30
     2060: 48.42

Health Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2016: 15.67
     2030: 17.40
     2060: 18.93
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2016: 27.52
     2030: 26.43
     2060: 25.56
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2016: 0.661
     2030: 0.866
     2060: 1.379
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 0.038
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 4.590
     2030: 3.101
     2060: 1.857

Education Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2016: 99.96
     2030: 98.53
     2060: 98.38
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2016: 97.08
     2030: 99.98
     2060: 98.75
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 103.1
     2030: 98.80
     2060: 98.01
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 96.11
     2030: 96.80
     2060: 97.94
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 87.91
     2030: 104.2
     2060: 91.45
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2016: 12.39
     2030: 13.23
     2060: 14.56
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2016: 100.0
     2030: 100.0
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 0.976
     2030: 1.000
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 1.194
     2030: 0.800
     2060: 0.876
Calories per capita available - Total - Available per Person per Day - -
     2016: 3,342
     2030: 3,475
     2060: 3,582
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2016: 0.104
     2030: 0.181
     2060: 0.452
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.472
     2030: -0.322
     2060: -0.077

Economy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 1,734
     2030: 2,444
     2060: 3,241
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 1,376
     2030: 2,062
     2060: 2,897
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 34.31
     2030: 47.21
     2060: 73.82
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2016: 0.388
     2030: 0.406
     2060: 0.440
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2016: 42.56
     2030: 41.84
     2060: 39.65
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2016: 87.38
     2030: 103.2
     2060: 100.7

Energy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2016: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2016: 0.154
     2030: 0.163
     2060: 0.124

International Politics Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2016: 1.498
     2030: 1.506
     2060: 1.001

Domestic Government Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2016: 12.08
     2030: 12.73
     2060: 13.65
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2016: 18.09
     2030: 19.40
     2060: 19.95
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2016: 5.536
     2030: 7.406
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2016: 3.697
     2030: 3.954
     2060: 4.299
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2016: 7.391
     2030: 7.567
     2060: 7.795