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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: 51.17
     2030: 50.65
     2060: 39.91
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2021: -0.049
     2030: -0.242
     2060: -1.263
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 6.582
     2030: 6.664
     2060: 5.926
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2021: 7.175
     2030: 9.484
     2060: 19.26
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2021: 0.904
     2030: 0.676
     2060: 0.294
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2021: 81.36
     2030: 82.24
     2060: 84.87
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2021: 78.08
     2030: 78.89
     2060: 81.45
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2021: 84.64
     2030: 85.57
     2060: 88.08
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2021: 1.022
     2030: 1.171
     2060: 1.425
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: 1.840
     2030: 1.741
     2060: 1.198
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2021: 6.414
     2030: 5.418
     2060: 3.750
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2021: 37.06
     2030: 33.81
     2060: 20.77
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2021: 7.692
     2030: 11.43
     2060: 15.39
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2021: 42.23
     2030: 42.53
     2060: 34.36
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2021: 0.543
     2030: 0.510
     2060: 0.432
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2021: 43.06
     2030: 45.06
     2060: 48.41

Health Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2021: 16.15
     2030: 17.68
     2060: 20.35
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2021: 27.64
     2030: 26.90
     2060: 25.48
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2021: 1.938
     2030: 1.811
     2060: 1.657
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 1.656
     2030: 0.431
     2060: 0.000
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2021: 2.316
     2030: 1.777
     2060: 1.043

Education Forecast for Korea, Republic of -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2021: 99.18
     2030: 99.31
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2021: 98.07
     2030: 100.00
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 99.02
     2030: 100.2
     2060: 99.34
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 102.0
     2030: 103.0
     2060: 99.52
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2021: 88.93
     2030: 95.88
     2060: 97.74
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2021: 12.46
     2030: 12.84
     2060: 13.97
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2021: 98.33
     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 - -
     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: 0.971
     2030: 0.988
     2060: 1.000
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2021: 1.397
     2030: 1.073
     2060: 0.823
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2021: 3,400
     2030: 3,516
     2060: 3,701
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2021: 0.105
     2030: 0.135
     2060: 0.261
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2021: -0.442
     2030: -0.341
     2060: -0.046

Economy Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 1,944
     2030: 2,288
     2060: 3,040
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 1,618
     2030: 1,935
     2060: 2,717
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2021: 37.99
     2030: 45.17
     2060: 76.17
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2021: 0.308
     2030: 0.297
     2060: 0.263
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2021: 43.75
     2030: 38.06
     2060: 37.57
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2021: 105.5
     2030: 115.0
     2060: 116.6

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: 0.150
     2030: 0.137
     2060: 0.075

International Politics Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2021: 1.500
     2030: 1.505
     2060: 1.151

Domestic Government Forecast for Korea, Republic of
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2021: 12.14
     2030: 12.44
     2060: 13.19
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2021: 18.22
     2030: 19.10
     2060: 19.98
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2021: 5.752
     2030: 6.854
     2060: 10.00
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2021: 3.626
     2030: 3.787
     2060: 4.229
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2021: 7.597
     2030: 7.697
     2060: 7.972