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

Population Forecast for Costa Rica -
Population - Million People - -
     2021: 5.160
     2030: 5.569
     2060: 6.078
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2021: 0.977
     2030: 0.683
     2060: -0.028
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 13.85
     2030: 12.37
     2060: 9.891
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 4.918
     2030: 6.049
     2060: 10.36
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2021: 6.435
     2030: 4.805
     2060: 1.992
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2021: 81.13
     2030: 82.20
     2060: 85.65
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2021: 78.66
     2030: 79.60
     2060: 82.97
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2021: 83.60
     2030: 84.79
     2060: 88.30
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2021: 1.757
     2030: 1.790
     2060: 1.828
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2021: 0.281
     2030: 0.315
     2060: 0.324
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2021: 0.358
     2030: 0.349
     2060: 0.304
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2021: 1.086
     2030: 1.066
     2060: 0.930
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2021: 3.556
     2030: 3.706
     2060: 3.527
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2021: 0.518
     2030: 0.796
     2060: 1.622
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2021: 4.206
     2030: 4.803
     2060: 5.427
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2021: 0.470
     2030: 0.457
     2060: 0.413
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2021: 39.24
     2030: 41.45
     2060: 46.02

Health Forecast for Costa Rica -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2021: 32.85
     2030: 35.31
     2060: 41.60
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2021: 14.28
     2030: 14.66
     2060: 16.65
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2021: 1.962
     2030: 1.812
     2060: 1.586
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 2.328
     2030: 3.475
     2060: 4.772
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 3.114
     2030: 2.444
     2060: 1.356

Education Forecast for Costa Rica -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2021: 105.9
     2030: 101.3
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2021: 98.30
     2030: 99.92
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 129.9
     2030: 116.8
     2060: 103.6
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 121.6
     2030: 119.3
     2060: 105.8
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 57.53
     2030: 64.73
     2060: 76.63
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2021: 8.452
     2030: 9.080
     2060: 11.09
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2021: 98.50
     2030: 99.69
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Forecast for Costa Rica
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 0.051
     2030: 0.027
     2060: 0.002
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 0.180
     2030: 0.111
     2060: 0.014
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 0.919
     2030: 0.937
     2060: 0.987
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 1.628
     2030: 1.264
     2060: 0.851
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2021: 3,052
     2030: 3,177
     2060: 3,472
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2021: 0.233
     2030: 0.272
     2060: 0.304
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2021: 0.546
     2030: 0.580
     2060: 0.640

Economy Forecast for Costa Rica
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 77.74
     2030: 96.83
     2060: 179.1
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 55.38
     2030: 72.15
     2060: 164.9
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 15.06
     2030: 17.39
     2060: 29.47
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2021: 0.478
     2030: 0.472
     2060: 0.445
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2021: 26.60
     2030: 25.56
     2060: 22.91
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2021: 48.54
     2030: 52.99
     2060: 64.36

Energy Forecast for Costa Rica
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2021: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Costa Rica
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2021: 0.002
     2030: 0.003
     2060: 0.005

International Politics Forecast for Costa Rica
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2021: 0.106
     2030: 0.106
     2060: 0.121

Domestic Government Forecast for Costa Rica
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2021: 14.00
     2030: 14.00
     2060: 14.00
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2021: 19.95
     2030: 19.94
     2060: 20.00
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2021: 4.801
     2030: 5.236
     2060: 6.990
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2021: 2.867
     2030: 3.010
     2060: 3.514
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2021: 7.383
     2030: 7.465
     2060: 7.739