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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: 49.08
     2030: 49.15
     2060: 39.14
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2014: 0.237
     2030: -0.274
     2060: -1.138
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 8.772
     2030: 7.269
     2060: 6.820
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 6.266
     2030: 9.892
     2060: 18.20
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2014: 4.003
     2030: 2.616
     2060: 1.441
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2014: 80.75
     2030: 82.60
     2060: 85.21
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2014: 77.33
     2030: 78.98
     2060: 81.25
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2014: 84.14
     2030: 86.11
     2060: 88.90
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2014: 1.276
     2030: 1.363
     2060: 1.567
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: 2.705
     2030: 2.287
     2060: 1.655
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2014: 7.012
     2030: 5.959
     2060: 4.273
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2014: 35.83
     2030: 31.56
     2060: 20.15
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2014: 6.231
     2030: 11.63
     2060: 14.72
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2014: 40.85
     2030: 42.81
     2060: 35.35
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2014: 0.521
     2030: 0.470
     2060: 0.385
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2014: 42.43
     2030: 45.68
     2060: 48.49

Health Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2014: 15.85
     2030: 17.58
     2060: 20.38
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2014: 29.52
     2030: 28.04
     2060: 26.97
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2014: 0.989
     2030: 1.193
     2060: 1.553
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 0.057
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 4.605
     2030: 2.745
     2060: 0.648

Education Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2014: 109.7
     2030: 101.3
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2014: 96.34
     2030: 99.75
     2060: 99.98
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 102.1
     2030: 101.7
     2060: 100.0
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 97.01
     2030: 101.4
     2060: 100.0
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 88.74
     2030: 93.41
     2060: 86.96
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2014: 11.91
     2030: 12.88
     2060: 14.24
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 - 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: 0.958
     2030: 0.988
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 1.211
     2030: 0.807
     2060: 0.768
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2014: 3,226
     2030: 3,356
     2060: 3,549
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2014: 0.118
     2030: 0.238
     2060: 0.575
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.436
     2030: -0.253
     2060: 0.002

Economy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 1,404
     2030: 2,030
     2060: 2,678
Gross domestic product - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 1,149
     2030: 1,844
     2060: 2,521
GDP per capita at PPP - Thousand 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 28.61
     2030: 41.30
     2060: 68.43
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2014: 0.319
     2030: 0.333
     2060: 0.366
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2014: 57.39
     2030: 52.26
     2060: 49.84
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2014: 89.67
     2030: 109.1
     2060: 108.4

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: 0.156
     2030: 0.173
     2060: 0.116

International Politics Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Power index (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2014: 1.637
     2030: 1.537
     2060: 0.874

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: 13.99
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2014: 18.25
     2030: 19.71
     2060: 20.00
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2014: 5.682
     2030: 7.460
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2014: 3.764
     2030: 4.031
     2060: 4.348
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2014: 7.517
     2030: 7.726
     2060: 7.985