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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 - -
     2016: 28.84
     2030: 33.20
     2060: 37.96
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2016: 1.110
     2030: 0.781
     2060: 0.091
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 19.95
     2030: 16.56
     2060: 11.75
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2016: 6.255
     2030: 6.611
     2060: 9.654
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2016: 28.53
     2030: 17.59
     2060: 8.285
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2016: 70.51
     2030: 73.34
     2060: 77.08
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2016: 69.04
     2030: 71.74
     2060: 75.09
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2016: 71.89
     2030: 74.89
     2060: 79.05
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2016: 2.123
     2030: 1.900
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2016: 0.138
     2030: 0.120
     2060: 0.044
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2016: 2.792
     2030: 2.753
     2060: 2.255
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2016: 9.159
     2030: 8.287
     2060: 6.912
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2016: 18.03
     2030: 22.49
     2060: 25.29
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2016: 1.651
     2030: 2.422
     2060: 5.756
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2016: 5.462
     2030: 8.172
     2060: 15.50
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2016: 0.566
     2030: 0.613
     2060: 0.603
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2016: 50.85
     2030: 50.85
     2060: 50.85

Health Forecast for Nepal -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2016: 0.396
     2030: 0.431
     2060: 0.765
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2016: 24.89
     2030: 24.63
     2060: 24.43
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2016: 27.57
     2030: 18.72
     2060: 6.702
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 28.42
     2030: 22.07
     2060: 17.08
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2016: 7.068
     2030: 5.302
     2060: 3.642

Education Forecast for Nepal -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2016: 132.6
     2030: 105.2
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2016: 94.97
     2030: 99.72
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 93.52
     2030: 103.6
     2060: 100.0
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 51.36
     2030: 83.48
     2060: 102.1
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2016: 17.11
     2030: 23.73
     2060: 37.04
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2016: 4.638
     2030: 6.469
     2060: 9.528
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2016: 61.67
     2030: 80.10
     2060: 99.59

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Nepal
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 6.131
     2030: 5.562
     2060: 5.068
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2016: 14.90
     2030: 13.83
     2060: 10.96
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 0.632
     2030: 0.722
     2060: 0.836
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2016: 27.54
     2030: 14.77
     2060: 2.696
Calories per capita available - Total - Available per Person per Day - -
     2016: 2,692
     2030: 2,838
     2060: 3,068
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.199
     2030: -0.100
     2060: 0.119
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2016: -0.595
     2030: -0.512
     2060: -0.436

Economy Forecast for Nepal
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 65.74
     2030: 93.89
     2060: 181.3
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 22.59
     2030: 34.52
     2060: 81.32
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2016: 2.280
     2030: 2.828
     2060: 4.775
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2016: 0.335
     2030: 0.371
     2060: 0.489
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2016: 39.54
     2030: 41.40
     2060: 43.10
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2016: 15.85
     2030: 22.38
     2060: 39.78

Energy Forecast for Nepal
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2016: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Nepal
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2016: 0.001
     2030: 0.001
     2060: 0.000

International Politics Forecast for Nepal
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2016: 0.128
     2030: 0.130
     2060: 0.132

Domestic Government Forecast for Nepal
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2016: 9.175
     2030: 10.62
     2060: 13.17
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2016: 15.95
     2030: 17.20
     2060: 19.38
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2016: 2.226
     2030: 2.600
     2060: 3.471
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2016: 1.685
     2030: 1.922
     2060: 2.331
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2016: 6.563
     2030: 6.726
     2060: 6.992