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     Forecast Categories for Kuwait
     Population
     Health
     Education
     Social/Human Needs
     Economy
     Energy
     Environment
     International Politics
     Domestic Government

Population Forecast for Kuwait -
Population - Million People - -
     2017: 4.111
     2030: 4.893
     2060: 5.454
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 1.816
     2030: 1.022
     2060: -0.280
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 15.55
     2030: 10.89
     2060: 10.85
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 2.934
     2030: 5.139
     2060: 15.43
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 7.583
     2030: 5.093
     2060: 2.967
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 74.73
     2030: 76.82
     2060: 79.36
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 73.79
     2030: 75.81
     2060: 78.17
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 75.98
     2030: 78.07
     2060: 80.63
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 1.948
     2030: 1.900
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 0.010
     2030: 0.008
     2060: 0.003
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.319
     2030: 0.263
     2060: 0.297
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 0.877
     2030: 0.877
     2060: 0.933
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 3.135
     2030: 3.631
     2060: 3.270
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.099
     2030: 0.385
     2060: 1.251
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 4.084
     2030: 4.893
     2060: 5.450
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.528
     2030: 0.523
     2060: 0.436
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 30.29
     2030: 33.75
     2060: 39.56

Health Forecast for Kuwait -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 50.72
     2030: 54.33
     2060: 58.15
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 21.88
     2030: 21.41
     2060: 19.86
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 2.574
     2030: 2.415
     2060: 2.281
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 2.378
     2030: 0.895
     2060: 0.162
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 1.388
     2030: 1.114
     2060: 0.909

Education Forecast for Kuwait -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 102.6
     2030: 100.5
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 96.99
     2030: 99.97
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 99.60
     2030: 101.1
     2060: 99.66
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 85.26
     2030: 95.97
     2060: 97.43
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 26.55
     2030: 30.53
     2060: 44.97
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 6.617
     2030: 7.763
     2060: 10.80
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 96.73
     2030: 100.0
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Kuwait
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 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 - -
     2017: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.961
     2030: 0.993
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 2.541
     2030: 1.371
     2060: 1.049
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 3,429
     2030: 3,536
     2060: 3,622
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.579
     2030: 0.640
     2060: 0.633
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 1.438
     2030: 1.445
     2060: 1.282

Economy Forecast for Kuwait
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 278.4
     2030: 393.1
     2060: 389.4
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 176.8
     2030: 262.4
     2060: 295.0
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 67.73
     2030: 80.33
     2060: 71.39
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.399
     2030: 0.402
     2060: 0.428
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 35.87
     2030: 35.19
     2060: 37.45
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 11.05
     2030: 12.40
     2060: 24.01

Energy Forecast for Kuwait
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 1.218
     2030: 1.580
     2060: 2.050

Environment Forecast for Kuwait
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2017: 0.028
     2030: 0.029
     2060: 0.021

International Politics Forecast for Kuwait
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.251
     2030: 0.241
     2060: 0.114

Domestic Government Forecast for Kuwait
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 6.018
     2030: 6.451
     2060: 7.380
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 3.271
     2030: 4.250
     2060: 6.371
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 4.508
     2030: 6.705
     2060: 7.338
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 2.367
     2030: 2.608
     2060: 2.507
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 7.439
     2030: 7.490
     2060: 7.048