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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 - -
     2015: 3.559
     2030: 4.618
     2060: 5.858
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2015: 2.634
     2030: 1.310
     2060: 0.244
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 19.47
     2030: 12.77
     2060: 10.96
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2015: 3.031
     2030: 4.099
     2060: 10.44
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2015: 7.991
     2030: 4.622
     2060: 2.130
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2015: 75.27
     2030: 78.73
     2060: 83.56
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2015: 74.45
     2030: 77.89
     2060: 82.57
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2015: 76.39
     2030: 79.80
     2060: 84.64
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2015: 2.539
     2030: 1.938
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2015: 0.033
     2030: 0.027
     2060: 0.009
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2015: 0.396
     2030: 0.360
     2060: 0.388
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2015: 0.901
     2030: 0.969
     2060: 1.009
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2015: 2.556
     2030: 3.316
     2060: 3.548
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2015: 0.103
     2030: 0.333
     2060: 1.301
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2015: 3.247
     2030: 4.111
     2060: 5.241
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2015: 0.503
     2030: 0.512
     2060: 0.442
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2015: 25.07
     2030: 28.83
     2060: 34.22

Health Forecast for Kuwait -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2015: 49.21
     2030: 47.62
     2060: 45.50
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2015: 22.28
     2030: 21.13
     2060: 19.93
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2015: 1.747
     2030: 1.910
     2060: 2.248
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 1.329
     2030: 0.090
     2060: 1.248
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2015: 4.630
     2030: 3.914
     2060: 1.215

Education Forecast for Kuwait -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2015: 103.1
     2030: 102.0
     2060: 100.1
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2015: 96.23
     2030: 99.86
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 99.30
     2030: 104.0
     2060: 100.2
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 78.84
     2030: 93.57
     2060: 100.2
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2015: 32.04
     2030: 53.20
     2060: 83.95
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2015: 6.821
     2030: 8.333
     2060: 12.11
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2015: 96.13
     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 - -
     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: 0.972
     2030: 1.000
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2015: 2.846
     2030: 1.022
     2060: 0.859
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2015: 3,666
     2030: 3,580
     2060: 3,457
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 0.637
     2030: 0.701
     2060: 0.741
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2015: 1.532
     2030: 1.546
     2060: 1.520

Economy Forecast for Kuwait
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 284.3
     2030: 523.2
     2060: 913.5
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 181.3
     2030: 354.1
     2060: 704.7
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2015: 79.88
     2030: 113.3
     2060: 155.9
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2015: 0.400
     2030: 0.393
     2060: 0.386
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2015: 14.87
     2030: 17.83
     2060: 24.10
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2015: 22.08
     2030: 32.35
     2060: 63.18

Energy Forecast for Kuwait
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2015: 1.021
     2030: 1.891
     2060: 2.848

Environment Forecast for Kuwait
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2015: 0.029
     2030: 0.038
     2060: 0.042

International Politics Forecast for Kuwait
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2015: 0.279
     2030: 0.335
     2060: 0.246

Domestic Government Forecast for Kuwait
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2015: 7.160
     2030: 7.914
     2060: 9.477
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2015: 3.613
     2030: 4.878
     2060: 7.549
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2015: 4.821
     2030: 9.760
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2015: 2.734
     2030: 3.046
     2060: 3.343
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2015: 7.617
     2030: 7.728
     2060: 7.673