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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 - -
     2021: 51.60
     2030: 51.73
     2060: 42.15
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2021: 0.155
     2030: -0.150
     2060: -1.029
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 7.963
     2030: 7.407
     2060: 6.999
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 7.667
     2030: 9.925
     2060: 18.08
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2021: 0.872
     2030: 0.676
     2060: 0.306
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2021: 81.43
     2030: 82.17
     2060: 84.71
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2021: 78.12
     2030: 78.77
     2060: 81.24
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2021: 84.73
     2030: 85.52
     2060: 87.98
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2021: 1.261
     2030: 1.340
     2060: 1.540
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2021: 0.028
     2030: 0.024
     2060: 0.008
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2021: 2.049
     2030: 1.999
     2060: 1.505
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2021: 6.599
     2030: 6.183
     2060: 4.662
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2021: 36.61
     2030: 33.38
     2060: 22.23
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2021: 8.388
     2030: 12.16
     2060: 15.26
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2021: 42.74
     2030: 43.60
     2060: 36.52
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2021: 0.530
     2030: 0.497
     2060: 0.436
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2021: 43.24
     2030: 45.12
     2060: 48.36

Health Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2021: 23.51
     2030: 24.72
     2060: 26.59
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2021: 27.56
     2030: 26.99
     2060: 25.47
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2021: 1.943
     2030: 1.880
     2060: 1.795
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 1.348
     2030: 0.496
     2060: 0.282
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 2.067
     2030: 1.716
     2060: 1.162

Education Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2021: 100.2
     2030: 99.75
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2021: 98.90
     2030: 99.99
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 103.5
     2030: 103.0
     2060: 100.3
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 97.58
     2030: 99.40
     2060: 98.61
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 87.04
     2030: 88.45
     2060: 90.57
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2021: 12.41
     2030: 12.72
     2060: 13.67
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2021: 98.45
     2030: 99.11
     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 - -
     2021: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2021: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 0.969
     2030: 0.983
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 1.360
     2030: 1.103
     2060: 0.851
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2021: 3,374
     2030: 3,450
     2060: 3,559
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2021: 0.110
     2030: 0.140
     2060: 0.272
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2021: -0.418
     2030: -0.324
     2060: -0.020

Economy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 1,852
     2030: 2,119
     2060: 2,753
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 1,577
     2030: 1,819
     2060: 2,489
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 35.89
     2030: 40.97
     2060: 65.31
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2021: 0.303
     2030: 0.297
     2060: 0.278
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2021: 40.92
     2030: 37.09
     2060: 36.74
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2021: 99.46
     2030: 101.3
     2060: 107.7

Energy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2021: 0.000
     2030: 0.000
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2021: 0.149
     2030: 0.130
     2060: 0.064

International Politics Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Power index, Hillebrand Herman (percent of global total) - Index - -
     2021: 1.494
     2030: 1.311
     2060: 0.961

Domestic Government Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2021: 12.19
     2030: 12.41
     2060: 13.03
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2021: 18.36
     2030: 19.10
     2060: 19.85
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2021: 5.754
     2030: 6.581
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2021: 3.578
     2030: 3.712
     2060: 4.122
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2021: 7.570
     2030: 7.648
     2060: 7.890