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

Population Forecast for Kuwait -
Population - Million People - -
     2022: 4.423
     2030: 4.783
     2060: 5.394
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2022: 1.212
     2030: 0.790
     2060: -0.231
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2022: 13.12
     2030: 10.23
     2060: 9.720
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2022: 2.830
     2030: 4.033
     2060: 13.18
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2022: 6.278
     2030: 5.124
     2060: 3.069
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2022: 79.66
     2030: 80.78
     2060: 83.29
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2022: 79.70
     2030: 80.79
     2060: 83.31
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2022: 79.61
     2030: 80.76
     2060: 83.28
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2022: 2.018
     2030: 1.900
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2022: 0.023
     2030: 0.020
     2060: 0.007
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2022: 0.319
     2030: 0.250
     2060: 0.268
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2022: 0.954
     2030: 0.877
     2060: 0.856
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2022: 3.312
     2030: 3.535
     2060: 2.903
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2022: 0.157
     2030: 0.371
     2060: 1.635
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2022: 4.423
     2030: 4.783
     2060: 5.344
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2022: 0.571
     2030: 0.552
     2060: 0.437
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2022: 27.59
     2030: 29.71
     2060: 35.70

Health Forecast for Kuwait -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2022: 49.93
     2030: 51.58
     2060: 53.00
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2022: 22.41
     2030: 22.12
     2060: 20.69
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2022: 4.104
     2030: 3.826
     2060: 3.458
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2022: 4.340
     2030: 2.943
     2060: 3.151
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2022: 2.700
     2030: 2.377
     2060: 1.899

Education Forecast for Kuwait -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2022: 97.61
     2030: 101.7
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2022: 90.85
     2030: 96.18
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 98.37
     2030: 103.6
     2060: 101.3
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 90.94
     2030: 94.89
     2060: 96.73
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2022: 55.34
     2030: 57.27
     2060: 58.93
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2022: 6.998
     2030: 7.677
     2060: 10.54
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2022: 97.55
     2030: 99.80
     2060: 100.0

Social/Human Forecast for Kuwait
Population with income less than $1.25 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2022: 0.008
     2030: 0.002
     2060: 0.000
Population with income less than $2 per day, log normal computation (using 2005 ICP based survey data) - Million People - -
     2022: 0.008
     2030: 0.002
     2060: 0.000
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2022: 0.982
     2030: 0.997
     2060: 0.998
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2022: 2.389
     2030: 1.844
     2060: 1.892
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2022: 3,459
     2030: 3,509
     2060: 3,527
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2022: 0.575
     2030: 0.584
     2060: 0.464
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2022: 1.384
     2030: 1.341
     2060: 0.964

Economy Forecast for Kuwait
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 252.2
     2030: 277.7
     2060: 245.5
Gross domestic product - Billion 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 160.8
     2030: 182.7
     2060: 183.4
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2022: 57.01
     2030: 58.07
     2060: 45.51
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2022: 0.369
     2030: 0.364
     2060: 0.322
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2022: 35.96
     2030: 34.88
     2060: 33.27
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2022: 22.65
     2030: 24.75
     2060: 30.42

Energy Forecast for Kuwait
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2022: 1.062
     2030: 0.999
     2060: 0.644

Environment Forecast for Kuwait
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2022: 0.024
     2030: 0.022
     2060: 0.010

International Politics Forecast for Kuwait
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2022: 0.336
     2030: 0.310
     2060: 0.186

Domestic Government Forecast for Kuwait
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2022: 6.093
     2030: 6.336
     2060: 7.241
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2022: 3.510
     2030: 4.057
     2060: 6.288
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2022: 3.976
     2030: 4.511
     2060: 4.598
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2022: 2.297
     2030: 2.411
     2060: 2.548
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2022: 6.331
     2030: 6.338
     2060: 6.146