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

Population Forecast for Nepal -
Population - Million People - -
     2014: 28.63
     2030: 35.99
     2060: 44.11
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2014: 1.580
     2030: 1.096
     2060: 0.298
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 23.09
     2030: 18.11
     2060: 12.39
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2014: 6.537
     2030: 6.578
     2060: 8.949
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2014: 34.21
     2030: 21.51
     2060: 7.541
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2014: 69.12
     2030: 72.32
     2060: 76.75
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2014: 68.20
     2030: 71.27
     2060: 75.18
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2014: 70.02
     2030: 73.35
     2060: 78.35
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2014: 2.554
     2030: 2.163
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2014: 0.259
     2030: 0.209
     2060: 0.068
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2014: 3.690
     2030: 3.990
     2060: 3.325
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2014: 9.743
     2030: 9.999
     2060: 8.461
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2014: 17.37
     2030: 23.55
     2060: 29.59
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2014: 1.511
     2030: 2.450
     2060: 6.062
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2014: 5.768
     2030: 9.934
     2060: 20.52
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2014: 0.625
     2030: 0.674
     2060: 0.691
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2014: 49.16
     2030: 49.16
     2060: 49.16

Health Forecast for Nepal -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2014: 0.396
     2030: 0.402
     2060: 0.881
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2014: 25.82
     2030: 24.61
     2060: 22.85
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2014: 26.04
     2030: 18.50
     2060: 6.770
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 28.21
     2030: 23.80
     2060: 10.60
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2014: 17.51
     2030: 15.96
     2060: 9.660

Education Forecast for Nepal -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2014: 123.7
     2030: 118.9
     2060: 104.8
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2014: 76.12
     2030: 86.74
     2060: 99.05
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 72.51
     2030: 89.83
     2060: 105.2
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 25.59
     2030: 43.35
     2060: 80.42
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2014: 7.971
     2030: 11.39
     2060: 24.10
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2014: 3.485
     2030: 4.692
     2060: 7.174
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2014: 60.37
     2030: 83.06
     2060: 98.72

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Nepal
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation - Million People - -
     2014: 6.416
     2030: 10.57
     2060: 4.861
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation - Million People - -
     2014: 14.95
     2030: 20.44
     2060: 10.96
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 0.589
     2030: 0.697
     2060: 0.837
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2014: 28.63
     2030: 13.71
     2060: 2.912
Calories per capita available - Available per Person per Day - -
     2014: 2,463
     2030: 2,528
     2060: 2,873
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.332
     2030: -0.226
     2060: 0.095
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2014: -0.941
     2030: -0.824
     2060: -0.561

Economy Forecast for Nepal
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 37.30
     2030: 60.59
     2060: 229.8
Gross domestic product - Billion 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 11.78
     2030: 20.32
     2060: 117.5
GDP per capita at PPP - Thousand 2005 Dollars - -
     2014: 1.303
     2030: 1.683
     2060: 5.210
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2014: 0.346
     2030: 0.391
     2060: 0.497
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2014: 46.78
     2030: 58.40
     2060: 56.23
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2014: 11.69
     2030: 14.36
     2060: 25.05

Energy Forecast for Nepal
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2014: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Nepal
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2014: 0.001
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.008

International Politics Forecast for Nepal
Power index (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2014: 0.123
     2030: 0.134
     2060: 0.167

Domestic Government Forecast for Nepal
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2014: 8.182
     2030: 9.360
     2060: 11.97
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2014: 15.80
     2030: 17.02
     2060: 19.30
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2014: 2.232
     2030: 2.589
     2060: 3.635
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2014: 1.686
     2030: 1.899
     2060: 2.696
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2014: 6.299
     2030: 6.487
     2060: 7.208