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

Population Forecast for Kuwait -
Population - Million People - -
     2018: 4.338
     2030: 5.101
     2060: 5.489
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2018: 2.668
     2030: 0.871
     2060: -0.363
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2018: 15.25
     2030: 11.10
     2060: 10.81
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2018: 3.067
     2030: 5.223
     2060: 15.87
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2018: 7.503
     2030: 5.356
     2060: 3.031
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2018: 74.78
     2030: 76.52
     2060: 79.26
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2018: 73.83
     2030: 75.47
     2060: 78.07
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2018: 76.03
     2030: 77.79
     2060: 80.51
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2018: 1.932
     2030: 1.900
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2018: 0.010
     2030: 0.008
     2060: 0.003
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2018: 0.325
     2030: 0.284
     2060: 0.299
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2018: 0.928
     2030: 0.933
     2060: 0.934
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2018: 3.296
     2030: 3.775
     2060: 3.261
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2018: 0.115
     2030: 0.394
     2060: 1.294
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2018: 4.100
     2030: 4.637
     2060: 4.958
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2018: 0.432
     2030: 0.149
     2060: 0.100
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2018: 29.36
     2030: 32.53
     2060: 38.34

Health Forecast for Kuwait -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2018: 50.73
     2030: 52.88
     2060: 52.11
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2018: 21.81
     2030: 21.32
     2060: 19.85
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2018: 2.583
     2030: 2.484
     2060: 2.600
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2018: 2.388
     2030: 1.005
     2060: 1.713
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2018: 2.334
     2030: 1.877
     2060: 1.703

Education Forecast for Kuwait -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2018: 102.5
     2030: 101.7
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2018: 95.50
     2030: 99.98
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 99.74
     2030: 103.1
     2060: 99.68
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 85.99
     2030: 96.96
     2060: 97.86
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 26.78
     2030: 34.47
     2060: 51.81
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2018: 6.807
     2030: 7.916
     2060: 11.08
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2018: 96.77
     2030: 100.0
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Forecast for Kuwait
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: 0.959
     2030: 0.985
     2060: 0.993
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2018: 2.455
     2030: 1.260
     2060: 1.074
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2018: 3,424
     2030: 3,482
     2060: 3,416
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2018: 0.582
     2030: 0.629
     2060: 0.607
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2018: 1.425
     2030: 1.414
     2060: 1.213

Economy Forecast for Kuwait
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 277.5
     2030: 360.7
     2060: 345.0
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 181.0
     2030: 246.0
     2060: 265.4
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 63.97
     2030: 70.72
     2060: 62.85
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2018: 0.377
     2030: 0.368
     2060: 0.378
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2018: 35.13
     2030: 35.23
     2060: 36.84
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2018: 14.54
     2030: 18.42
     2060: 32.95

Energy Forecast for Kuwait
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2018: 1.180
     2030: 1.484
     2060: 1.753

Environment Forecast for Kuwait
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2018: 0.026
     2030: 0.027
     2060: 0.019

International Politics Forecast for Kuwait
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2018: 0.239
     2030: 0.239
     2060: 0.102

Domestic Government Forecast for Kuwait
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2018: 6.047
     2030: 6.460
     2060: 7.451
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2018: 3.331
     2030: 4.219
     2060: 6.342
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2018: 4.306
     2030: 5.748
     2060: 6.452
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2018: 2.356
     2030: 2.496
     2060: 2.402
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2018: 6.583
     2030: 6.565
     2060: 6.181