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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: 4.088
     2030: 5.026
     2060: 6.038
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.133
     2030: 1.195
     2060: -0.113
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 18.42
     2030: 11.63
     2060: 10.86
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 2.601
     2030: 4.118
     2060: 13.75
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 7.953
     2030: 5.406
     2060: 3.161
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 74.89
     2030: 76.90
     2060: 79.43
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 73.85
     2030: 75.80
     2060: 78.17
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 76.21
     2030: 78.22
     2060: 80.76
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 2.021
     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: 0.371
     2030: 0.296
     2060: 0.332
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 0.952
     2030: 1.014
     2060: 1.050
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 3.050
     2030: 3.712
     2060: 3.576
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.086
     2030: 0.299
     2060: 1.412
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 3.976
     2030: 4.820
     2060: 5.829
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.507
     2030: 0.511
     2060: 0.422
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 27.75
     2030: 31.21
     2060: 37.02

Health Forecast for Kuwait -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 51.22
     2030: 54.50
     2060: 58.02
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 21.49
     2030: 21.12
     2060: 19.87
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 2.479
     2030: 2.311
     2060: 2.240
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 2.190
     2030: 0.736
     2060: 0.137
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 1.379
     2030: 1.133
     2060: 0.921

Education Forecast for Kuwait -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 102.8
     2030: 100.4
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 97.05
     2030: 99.94
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 99.68
     2030: 100.9
     2060: 99.64
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 85.54
     2030: 96.58
     2060: 97.67
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 27.77
     2030: 39.25
     2060: 50.22
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 6.732
     2030: 7.989
     2060: 11.07
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 96.19
     2030: 99.99
     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: 0.959
     2030: 0.991
     2060: 0.998
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 2.845
     2030: 1.232
     2060: 1.095
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2017: 3,433
     2030: 3,531
     2060: 3,618
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.567
     2030: 0.620
     2060: 0.600
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 1.412
     2030: 1.422
     2060: 1.250

Economy Forecast for Kuwait
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 271.8
     2030: 381.5
     2060: 407.8
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 180.5
     2030: 265.3
     2060: 318.2
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 66.48
     2030: 75.90
     2060: 67.53
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.391
     2030: 0.398
     2060: 0.426
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 36.36
     2030: 35.61
     2060: 37.90
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 13.09
     2030: 15.91
     2060: 25.54

Energy Forecast for Kuwait
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 1.218
     2030: 1.569
     2060: 2.072

Environment Forecast for Kuwait
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2017: 0.028
     2030: 0.029
     2060: 0.023

International Politics Forecast for Kuwait
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.249
     2030: 0.255
     2060: 0.128

Domestic Government Forecast for Kuwait
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 6.030
     2030: 6.455
     2060: 7.408
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 3.305
     2030: 4.421
     2060: 6.609
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 4.700
     2030: 6.521
     2060: 7.150
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 2.384
     2030: 2.609
     2060: 2.602
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 7.453
     2030: 7.495
     2060: 7.148