Country Profile - Latvia      IFs Version 7.37
  Continue    Change Country    Display Options    Map Source    Help  


Learn more about the International Futures (IFs) forecasting system and the Pardee Center for International Futures at the University of Denver.
www.ifs.du.edu


Sign up for our monthly newsletter.

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

Population Forecast for Latvia -
Population - Million People - -
     2018: 1.927
     2030: 1.720
     2060: 1.381
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2018: -1.123
     2030: -0.794
     2060: -0.799
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2018: 9.752
     2030: 7.850
     2060: 8.168
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2018: 14.93
     2030: 15.13
     2060: 15.54
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2018: 5.549
     2030: 4.202
     2060: 2.566
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2018: 75.15
     2030: 77.61
     2060: 83.19
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2018: 69.85
     2030: 72.24
     2060: 78.29
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2018: 79.66
     2030: 82.25
     2060: 87.58
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2018: 1.553
     2030: 1.592
     2060: 1.702
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2018: 0.481
     2030: 0.561
     2060: 0.603
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2018: 0.096
     2030: 0.070
     2060: 0.058
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2018: 0.299
     2030: 0.244
     2060: 0.188
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2018: 1.242
     2030: 1.055
     2060: 0.748
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2018: 0.386
     2030: 0.421
     2060: 0.446
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2018: 1.331
     2030: 1.330
     2060: 1.190
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2018: 0.480
     2030: 0.376
     2060: 0.263
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2018: 49.59
     2030: 49.59
     2060: 49.59

Health Forecast for Latvia -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2018: 18.75
     2030: 21.07
     2060: 23.68
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2018: 36.27
     2030: 36.28
     2060: 33.30
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2018: 4.902
     2030: 3.738
     2060: 2.965
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2018: 5.381
     2030: 5.385
     2060: 7.869
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2018: 2.145
     2030: 1.408
     2060: 0.902

Education Forecast for Latvia -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2018: 100.2
     2030: 100.3
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2018: 96.00
     2030: 99.95
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 113.8
     2030: 108.5
     2060: 100.0
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 120.3
     2030: 112.2
     2060: 100.0
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2018: 66.93
     2030: 79.17
     2060: 97.61
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2018: 11.31
     2030: 12.18
     2060: 14.18
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2018: 100.0
     2030: 100.0
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Forecast for Latvia
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2018: 0.001
     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: 0.010
     2030: 0.001
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2018: 0.919
     2030: 0.954
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2018: 2.100
     2030: 1.530
     2060: 1.145
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2018: 3,203
     2030: 3,376
     2060: 3,556
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2018: 1.042
     2030: 1.100
     2060: 0.941
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2018: -0.883
     2030: -0.694
     2060: -0.087

Economy Forecast for Latvia
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 48.34
     2030: 63.20
     2060: 104.9
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 35.01
     2030: 52.41
     2060: 96.15
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2018: 25.08
     2030: 36.74
     2060: 75.95
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2018: 0.340
     2030: 0.330
     2060: 0.300
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2018: 32.20
     2030: 34.30
     2060: 31.09
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2018: 38.24
     2030: 59.29
     2060: 74.21

Energy Forecast for Latvia
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2018: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Latvia
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2018: 0.002
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.003

International Politics Forecast for Latvia
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2018: 0.030
     2030: 0.031
     2060: 0.031

Domestic Government Forecast for Latvia
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2018: 12.14
     2030: 12.76
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2018: 18.34
     2030: 18.91
     2060: 19.48
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2018: 4.546
     2030: 6.211
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2018: 3.541
     2030: 3.802
     2060: 4.291
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2018: 7.800
     2030: 8.006
     2060: 8.387