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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 - -
     2015: 49.58
     2030: 50.51
     2060: 42.46
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 0.340
     2030: -0.125
     2060: -0.932
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 8.913
     2030: 7.571
     2060: 7.226
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 6.456
     2030: 9.595
     2060: 17.16
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 3.834
     2030: 2.319
     2060: 1.169
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 80.87
     2030: 82.74
     2060: 85.30
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 77.43
     2030: 79.12
     2060: 81.29
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 84.27
     2030: 86.26
     2060: 89.05
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 1.313
     2030: 1.404
     2060: 1.592
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2015: 0.027
     2030: 0.021
     2060: 0.007
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2015: 2.758
     2030: 2.427
     2060: 1.894
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 6.984
     2030: 6.350
     2060: 4.888
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 36.13
     2030: 32.44
     2060: 22.27
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 6.470
     2030: 11.71
     2060: 15.30
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 42.62
     2030: 45.95
     2060: 39.06
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.522
     2030: 0.471
     2060: 0.393
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2015: 42.82
     2030: 45.79
     2060: 48.55

Health Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2015: 15.93
     2030: 17.13
     2060: 17.98
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 27.72
     2030: 26.11
     2060: 25.57
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 1.006
     2030: 1.227
     2060: 1.763
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 4.515
     2030: 3.207
     2060: 2.367

Education Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 110.5
     2030: 101.2
     2060: 98.99
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 97.86
     2030: 99.78
     2060: 98.47
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 102.9
     2030: 101.6
     2060: 96.92
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 98.95
     2030: 102.1
     2060: 95.15
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 92.29
     2030: 98.12
     2060: 89.43
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 12.22
     2030: 13.16
     2060: 14.45
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 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 - -
     2015: 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 - -
     2015: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 0.967
     2030: 1.000
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 1.210
     2030: 0.841
     2060: 0.878
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 3,232
     2030: 3,322
     2060: 3,379
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.122
     2030: 0.229
     2060: 0.550
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: -0.419
     2030: -0.242
     2060: 0.050

Economy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 1,669
     2030: 2,582
     2060: 3,653
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 1,357
     2030: 2,233
     2060: 3,331
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 33.65
     2030: 51.12
     2060: 86.04
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.322
     2030: 0.333
     2060: 0.359
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 22.53
     2030: 24.28
     2060: 33.11
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 93.68
     2030: 105.0
     2060: 102.2

Energy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2015: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2015: 0.154
     2030: 0.177
     2060: 0.132

International Politics Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 1.463
     2030: 1.404
     2060: 0.753

Domestic Government Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 13.22
     2030: 14.00
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 18.31
     2030: 19.79
     2060: 20.00
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 5.817
     2030: 8.216
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 3.780
     2030: 4.092
     2060: 4.444
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 7.524
     2030: 7.756
     2060: 8.020