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     Forecast Categories for Korea, Republic of
     Population
     Health
     Education
     Social/Human
     Economy
     Energy
     Environment
     International Politics
     Domestic Government

Population Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Population - Million People - -
     2022: 51.15
     2030: 50.67
     2060: 39.99
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2022: -0.059
     2030: -0.242
     2060: -1.258
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2022: 6.675
     2030: 6.662
     2060: 5.944
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2022: 7.417
     2030: 9.482
     2060: 19.22
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2022: 0.868
     2030: 0.676
     2060: 0.294
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2022: 81.48
     2030: 82.24
     2060: 84.86
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2022: 78.19
     2030: 78.89
     2060: 81.44
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2022: 84.76
     2030: 85.57
     2060: 88.08
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2022: 1.050
     2030: 1.171
     2060: 1.425
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2022: 0.028
     2030: 0.024
     2060: 0.008
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2022: 1.733
     2030: 1.745
     2060: 1.209
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2022: 6.284
     2030: 5.430
     2060: 3.789
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2022: 36.82
     2030: 33.81
     2060: 20.82
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2022: 8.040
     2030: 11.43
     2060: 15.39
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2022: 42.30
     2030: 42.53
     2060: 34.38
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2022: 0.541
     2030: 0.510
     2060: 0.433
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2022: 43.32
     2030: 45.06
     2060: 48.41

Health Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2022: 16.43
     2030: 17.68
     2060: 20.35
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2022: 27.58
     2030: 26.90
     2060: 25.48
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2022: 1.911
     2030: 1.811
     2060: 1.657
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2022: 1.472
     2030: 0.432
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2022: 2.205
     2030: 1.777
     2060: 1.042

Education Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2022: 99.42
     2030: 99.31
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2022: 98.50
     2030: 100.00
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 99.18
     2030: 100.2
     2060: 99.34
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 102.1
     2030: 103.0
     2060: 99.52
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 89.91
     2030: 95.87
     2060: 97.70
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2022: 12.50
     2030: 12.84
     2060: 13.97
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2022: 98.40
     2030: 99.01
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2022: 0.033
     2030: 0.005
     2060: 0.000
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2022: 0.033
     2030: 0.005
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2022: 0.974
     2030: 0.988
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2022: 1.353
     2030: 1.073
     2060: 0.823
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2022: 3,422
     2030: 3,516
     2060: 3,701
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2022: 0.108
     2030: 0.135
     2060: 0.262
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2022: -0.428
     2030: -0.341
     2060: -0.045

Economy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 2,004
     2030: 2,288
     2060: 3,042
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 1,671
     2030: 1,935
     2060: 2,719
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 39.19
     2030: 45.16
     2060: 76.06
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2022: 0.307
     2030: 0.297
     2060: 0.263
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2022: 42.95
     2030: 37.35
     2060: 37.56
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2022: 107.1
     2030: 115.0
     2060: 116.5

Energy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2022: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2022: 0.149
     2030: 0.137
     2060: 0.076

International Politics Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2022: 1.492
     2030: 1.505
     2060: 1.146

Domestic Government Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2022: 12.19
     2030: 12.44
     2060: 13.18
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2022: 18.34
     2030: 19.10
     2060: 19.98
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2022: 5.924
     2030: 6.853
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2022: 3.652
     2030: 3.787
     2060: 4.228
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2022: 7.614
     2030: 7.697
     2060: 7.971