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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: 4.053
     2030: 4.955
     2060: 6.040
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 2.082
     2030: 1.185
     2060: 0.007
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 18.00
     2030: 11.55
     2060: 10.54
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 2.687
     2030: 4.138
     2060: 12.24
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 7.927
     2030: 5.157
     2060: 2.524
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 74.97
     2030: 77.51
     2060: 81.87
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 73.93
     2030: 76.42
     2060: 80.64
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 76.27
     2030: 78.79
     2060: 83.17
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 2.035
     2030: 1.900
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 0.010
     2030: 0.009
     2060: 0.003
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 0.364
     2030: 0.286
     2060: 0.321
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 0.959
     2030: 0.980
     2060: 1.025
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 3.005
     2030: 3.655
     2060: 3.542
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 0.089
     2030: 0.320
     2060: 1.473
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 3.901
     2030: 4.683
     2060: 5.701
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.523
     2030: 0.530
     2060: 0.433
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 28.04
     2030: 31.45
     2060: 37.18

Health Forecast for Kuwait -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 50.42
     2030: 52.99
     2060: 53.60
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 21.51
     2030: 21.01
     2060: 19.87
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 2.968
     2030: 2.716
     2060: 2.570
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 2.078
     2030: 1.502
     2060: 1.421
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 4.485
     2030: 3.375
     2060: 2.225

Education Forecast for Kuwait -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 106.2
     2030: 99.66
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 96.34
     2030: 99.72
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 103.7
     2030: 101.4
     2060: 100.6
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 90.85
     2030: 100.1
     2060: 104.0
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 27.50
     2030: 34.30
     2060: 53.04
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 6.723
     2030: 7.872
     2060: 11.03
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 96.53
     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: 0.962
     2030: 1.000
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 2.685
     2030: 1.236
     2060: 0.983
Calories per capita available - Total - Available per Person per Day - -
     2017: 3,538
     2030: 3,616
     2060: 3,608
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.583
     2030: 0.635
     2060: 0.655
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 1.439
     2030: 1.449
     2060: 1.358

Economy Forecast for Kuwait
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 273.5
     2030: 416.2
     2060: 629.1
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 178.9
     2030: 285.6
     2060: 486.9
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 67.49
     2030: 84.00
     2060: 104.2
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.394
     2030: 0.398
     2060: 0.403
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 35.88
     2030: 35.12
     2060: 37.12
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 12.44
     2030: 17.14
     2060: 34.03

Energy Forecast for Kuwait
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 1.090
     2030: 1.723
     2060: 2.461

Environment Forecast for Kuwait
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2017: 0.027
     2030: 0.033
     2060: 0.034

International Politics Forecast for Kuwait
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.253
     2030: 0.290
     2060: 0.215

Domestic Government Forecast for Kuwait
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 6.043
     2030: 6.500
     2060: 7.590
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 3.419
     2030: 4.484
     2060: 6.916
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 4.571
     2030: 7.234
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 2.381
     2030: 2.588
     2060: 2.967
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 7.436
     2030: 7.450
     2060: 7.403