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

Population Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Population - Million People - -
     2018: 51.20
     2030: 52.14
     2060: 43.72
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2018: 0.350
     2030: -0.088
     2060: -0.948
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2018: 8.642
     2030: 7.404
     2060: 7.005
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2018: 6.470
     2030: 9.274
     2060: 17.25
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2018: 2.473
     2030: 1.656
     2060: 0.718
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2018: 82.01
     2030: 83.32
     2060: 86.17
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2018: 78.85
     2030: 80.03
     2060: 82.83
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2018: 85.17
     2030: 86.57
     2060: 89.34
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2018: 1.313
     2030: 1.377
     2060: 1.564
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2018: 0.029
     2030: 0.024
     2060: 0.008
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2018: 2.224
     2030: 2.041
     2060: 1.571
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2018: 6.840
     2030: 6.479
     2060: 4.897
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2018: 36.95
     2030: 33.29
     2060: 22.73
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2018: 7.408
     2030: 12.37
     2060: 16.10
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2018: 42.84
     2030: 45.20
     2060: 39.93
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2018: 0.483
     2030: 0.268
     2060: 0.150
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2018: 42.63
     2030: 45.28
     2060: 48.45

Health Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2018: 23.15
     2030: 25.00
     2060: 26.61
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2018: 27.66
     2030: 26.52
     2060: 25.41
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2018: 1.979
     2030: 1.906
     2060: 1.944
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2018: 1.687
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.101
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2018: 2.184
     2030: 1.593
     2060: 1.045

Education Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2018: 99.91
     2030: 100.1
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2018: 99.53
     2030: 100.0
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 102.8
     2030: 102.9
     2060: 99.67
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 95.60
     2030: 99.77
     2060: 98.96
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 89.81
     2030: 96.16
     2060: 94.39
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2018: 12.32
     2030: 12.79
     2060: 13.74
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2018: 98.26
     2030: 99.15
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human 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 - -
     2018: 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 - -
     2018: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2018: 0.971
     2030: 0.998
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2018: 1.438
     2030: 1.006
     2060: 0.849
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2018: 3,424
     2030: 3,542
     2060: 3,636
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2018: 0.108
     2030: 0.174
     2060: 0.453
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2018: -0.460
     2030: -0.334
     2060: -0.060

Economy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 1,826
     2030: 2,513
     2060: 4,098
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 1,466
     2030: 2,109
     2060: 3,648
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 35.67
     2030: 48.21
     2060: 93.74
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2018: 0.314
     2030: 0.305
     2060: 0.281
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2018: 43.14
     2030: 34.37
     2060: 32.56
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2018: 107.3
     2030: 109.3
     2060: 109.3

Energy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2018: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2018: 0.154
     2030: 0.148
     2060: 0.120

International Politics Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2018: 1.464
     2030: 1.409
     2060: 1.194

Domestic Government Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2018: 12.12
     2030: 12.57
     2060: 13.40
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2018: 18.16
     2030: 19.30
     2060: 20.00
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2018: 5.658
     2030: 7.443
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2018: 3.715
     2030: 3.956
     2060: 4.443
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2018: 7.564
     2030: 7.733
     2060: 8.080