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

Population Forecast for Thailand -
Population - Million People - -
     2017: 68.35
     2030: 69.30
     2060: 60.92
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2017: 0.238
     2030: -0.060
     2060: -0.688
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 10.29
     2030: 9.366
     2060: 8.538
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2017: 8.119
     2030: 10.25
     2060: 15.67
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Infants - -
     2017: 10.34
     2030: 8.112
     2060: 5.367
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2017: 75.40
     2030: 77.74
     2060: 81.67
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2017: 72.02
     2030: 74.23
     2060: 78.03
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2017: 78.69
     2030: 81.08
     2060: 85.09
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2017: 1.502
     2030: 1.573
     2060: 1.691
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2017: 0.605
     2030: 0.461
     2060: 0.171
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2017: 3.636
     2030: 3.288
     2060: 2.627
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2017: 11.72
     2030: 10.16
     2060: 8.106
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2017: 48.83
     2030: 45.59
     2060: 34.16
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2017: 7.809
     2030: 13.55
     2060: 18.65
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2017: 36.61
     2030: 51.49
     2060: 56.04
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2017: 0.591
     2030: 0.553
     2060: 0.476
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2017: 46.35
     2030: 48.51
     2060: 49.81

Health Forecast for Thailand -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2017: 10.35
     2030: 11.86
     2060: 14.73
Smoking Rate - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2017: 21.69
     2030: 23.31
     2060: 25.79
Malnourished children as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2017: 8.698
     2030: 7.094
     2060: 4.831
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 7.687
     2030: 4.855
     2060: 3.684
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2017: 6.907
     2030: 4.673
     2060: 2.473

Education Forecast for Thailand -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2017: 105.6
     2030: 100.1
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2017: 96.01
     2030: 100.0
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 132.5
     2030: 129.7
     2060: 123.0
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 83.53
     2030: 98.38
     2060: 98.81
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2017: 54.06
     2030: 68.51
     2060: 71.84
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2017: 7.894
     2030: 9.270
     2060: 12.50
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2017: 97.10
     2030: 99.45
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Needs Forecast for Thailand
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.015
     2030: 0.019
     2060: 0.093
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2017: 0.601
     2030: 0.530
     2060: 1.050
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 0.885
     2030: 0.916
     2060: 0.958
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2017: 4.157
     2030: 2.860
     2060: 1.950
Calories per capita available - Total - Available per Person per Day - -
     2017: 2,830
     2030: 2,992
     2060: 3,261
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.003
     2030: 0.060
     2060: 0.236
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2017: 0.535
     2030: 0.613
     2060: 0.771

Economy Forecast for Thailand
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 1,065
     2030: 1,314
     2060: 1,609
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 421.3
     2030: 611.7
     2060: 1,042
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2017: 15.58
     2030: 18.97
     2060: 26.42
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2017: 0.393
     2030: 0.427
     2060: 0.508
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2017: 17.13
     2030: 17.70
     2060: 19.93
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2017: 22.12
     2030: 42.60
     2060: 57.21

Energy Forecast for Thailand
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2017: 0.082
     2030: 0.058
     2060: 0.008

Environment Forecast for Thailand
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2017: 0.086
     2030: 0.098
     2060: 0.070

International Politics Forecast for Thailand
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2017: 0.727
     2030: 0.664
     2060: 0.471

Domestic Government Forecast for Thailand
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2017: 5.071
     2030: 5.524
     2060: 6.507
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2017: 7.324
     2030: 8.500
     2060: 10.99
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2017: 3.526
     2030: 4.131
     2060: 5.453
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2017: 2.879
     2030: 3.056
     2060: 3.383
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2017: 6.654
     2030: 6.768
     2060: 6.981