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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 - -
     2014: 49.40
     2030: 50.52
     2060: 42.50
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2014: 0.384
     2030: -0.124
     2060: -0.932
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 9.033
     2030: 7.570
     2060: 7.219
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 6.242
     2030: 9.587
     2060: 17.14
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2014: 3.964
     2030: 2.301
     2060: 1.146
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2014: 80.75
     2030: 82.77
     2060: 85.36
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2014: 77.32
     2030: 79.15
     2060: 81.36
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2014: 84.13
     2030: 86.29
     2060: 89.10
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2014: 1.307
     2030: 1.404
     2060: 1.592
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2014: 0.027
     2030: 0.021
     2060: 0.007
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2014: 2.770
     2030: 2.425
     2060: 1.893
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2014: 7.117
     2030: 6.349
     2060: 4.887
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2014: 36.04
     2030: 32.45
     2060: 22.28
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2014: 6.240
     2030: 11.72
     2060: 15.33
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2014: 42.31
     2030: 45.95
     2060: 39.10
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2014: 0.522
     2030: 0.471
     2060: 0.393
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2014: 42.56
     2030: 45.79
     2060: 48.55

Health Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2014: 15.81
     2030: 17.02
     2060: 17.55
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2014: 27.77
     2030: 26.07
     2060: 25.56
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2014: 0.991
     2030: 1.229
     2060: 1.799
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 4.652
     2030: 3.315
     2060: 2.787

Education Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2014: 110.2
     2030: 101.2
     2060: 99.03
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2014: 96.93
     2030: 99.78
     2060: 98.54
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 102.3
     2030: 101.6
     2060: 97.02
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 98.21
     2030: 102.1
     2060: 95.43
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 91.02
     2030: 98.27
     2060: 89.48
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2014: 12.15
     2030: 13.16
     2060: 14.46
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 Korea, Republic of
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2014: 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 - -
     2014: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 0.965
     2030: 1.000
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 1.231
     2030: 0.798
     2060: 0.882
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2014: 3,223
     2030: 3,314
     2060: 3,347
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2014: 0.115
     2030: 0.231
     2060: 0.555
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.435
     2030: -0.239
     2060: 0.059

Economy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2014: 1,622
     2030: 2,618
     2060: 3,812
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2014: 1,307
     2030: 2,265
     2060: 3,475
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2014: 32.84
     2030: 51.83
     2060: 89.70
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2014: 0.320
     2030: 0.324
     2060: 0.336
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2014: 745,779,101,696
     2030: 809,418,293,248
     2060: 1,053,910,958,0
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2014: 91.70
     2030: 105.1
     2060: 103.8

Energy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2014: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2014: 0.154
     2030: 0.179
     2060: 0.134

International Politics Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Power index, Global Power Index (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2014: 1.454
     2030: 1.404
     2060: 0.723

Domestic Government Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2014: 13.16
     2030: 14.00
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2014: 18.23
     2030: 19.82
     2060: 20.00
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2014: 5.701
     2030: 8.302
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2014: 3.762
     2030: 4.101
     2060: 4.468
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2014: 7.511
     2030: 7.763
     2060: 8.040