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

Population Forecast for Nepal -
Population - Million People - -
     2024: 30.74
     2030: 33.34
     2060: 38.84
Population growth rate - Annual Percent - -
     2024: 1.673
     2030: 1.025
     2060: 0.131
Crude birthrate - per Thousand - -
     2024: 18.38
     2030: 17.58
     2060: 12.11
Crude death rate - per Thousand - -
     2024: 6.267
     2030: 6.443
     2060: 9.018
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births - Deaths per Thousand Live Births - -
     2024: 22.67
     2030: 18.20
     2060: 7.558
Life expectancy - Total - Years - -
     2024: 72.18
     2030: 73.55
     2060: 77.59
Life expectancy - Male - Years - -
     2024: 70.84
     2030: 71.88
     2060: 75.56
Life expectancy - Female - Years - -
     2024: 73.41
     2030: 75.10
     2060: 79.56
Total fertility rate (births per woman over lifetime) - Births per Woman - -
     2024: 1.961
     2030: 1.900
     2060: 1.900
HIV infection, rate, percentage of adult population - Percent - -
     2024: 0.099
     2030: 0.087
     2060: 0.026
Population, aged 0 to 5 - Million People - -
     2024: 2.679
     2030: 2.836
     2060: 2.338
Population, aged 15 years or less - Million People - -
     2024: 8.493
     2030: 8.434
     2060: 7.065
Population, aged 15 to 65 - Million People - -
     2024: 20.17
     2030: 22.42
     2060: 25.97
Population, aged more than 65 years - Million People - -
     2024: 2.075
     2030: 2.489
     2060: 5.800
Population in urban areas - Million People - -
     2024: 6.784
     2030: 8.096
     2060: 15.87
Labor participation rate - Ratio - -
     2024: 0.282
     2030: 0.286
     2060: 0.282
Female share of the labor force - Percent of Labor Force - -
     2024: 39.54
     2030: 41.02
     2060: 45.83

Health Forecast for Nepal -
Obesity Rate - Total - Percent of Adults 30 Years and Older - -
     2024: 0.622
     2030: 0.666
     2060: 1.037
Smoking Rate (Adults 30+) - Total - Percent of Adults - -
     2024: 24.47
     2030: 24.34
     2060: 25.34
Malnourished children (under 5) as percent - Percent of All Children - -
     2024: 22.00
     2030: 18.72
     2060: 9.358
Malnourished children as percent, Smith and Haddad Formulation - Percent of Population - -
     2024: 22.04
     2030: 21.86
     2060: 17.70
Malnourished population as percent - Percent of Population - -
     2024: 4.061
     2030: 3.298
     2060: 0.740

Education Forecast for Nepal -
Education, primary, enrollment rate, gross - Total - Enrollment Rate - -
     2024: 112.9
     2030: 105.9
     2060: 100.0
Education, primary, enrollment rate, net - Total - Percent of Children Enrolled - -
     2024: 98.56
     2030: 99.22
     2060: 100.0
Education, Lower Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 108.2
     2030: 92.05
     2060: 92.23
Education, Upper Secondary, gross enrollment (% of age group) - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 62.44
     2030: 68.85
     2060: 79.96
Education, tertiary, gross enrolment rate - Total - Percent - -
     2024: 16.80
     2030: 24.29
     2060: 45.99
Education, years obtained by population 25+ - Total - Years Completed - -
     2024: 5.934
     2030: 6.756
     2060: 9.435
Literacy, percentage of population, 15 and older - Percent of Population 15 and Older - -
     2024: 71.26
     2030: 76.43
     2060: 98.99

Social/Human Forecast for Nepal
Population with income less than $2.15 per day, log normal computation (in 2017 US Dollars) - Million People - -
     2024: 1.549
     2030: 1.255
     2060: 0.090
Population with income less than $3.65 per day, log normal computation (in 2017 US Dollars) - Million People - -
     2024: 9.759
     2030: 8.980
     2060: 1.671
Human development index, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2024: 0.706
     2030: 0.737
     2060: 0.880
Human poverty index 1, UN Development Program's measure - Index - -
     2024: 20.73
     2030: 17.06
     2060: 3.820
Calories per capita available - Total - Kilocalories per Person per Day - -
     2024: 2,920
     2030: 2,975
     2060: 3,206
Traditional/Secular-Rational index - Total - Index - -
     2024: -0.068
     2030: -0.040
     2060: 0.093
Survival/self-expression index - Total - Index - -
     2024: -0.266
     2030: -0.238
     2060: -0.125

Economy Forecast for Nepal
Gross domestic product at PPP - Billion 2017 Dollars - -
     2024: 126.6
     2030: 152.7
     2060: 398.3
Gross domestic product - Billion 2017 Dollars - -
     2024: 39.31
     2030: 50.88
     2060: 207.7
GDP per capita at PPP (2011 Thousand US Dollars) - Thousand 2011 Dollars - -
     2024: 4.118
     2030: 4.580
     2060: 10.26
Domestic GINI index of inequality (larger is more unequal, from 0 to 1) - Index - -
     2024: 0.333
     2030: 0.333
     2060: 0.347
Globalization level index, base years values from 0-100 (highest) - Index - -
     2024: 41.66
     2030: 41.03
     2060: 27.26
Knowledge society index; base year 0-100 (better) - Index - -
     2024: 19.15
     2030: 22.15
     2060: 34.90

Energy Forecast for Nepal
Energy production - Oil - Billion Barrels Oil Equivalent - -
     2024: 0.009
     2030: 0.006
     2060: 0.000

Environment Forecast for Nepal
Annual carbon emissions from fossil fuels - Billion Tons - -
     2024: 0.006
     2030: 0.007
     2060: 0.015

International Politics Forecast for Nepal
Diplomacy, Military, and Economic (DiME) Power Index - Index - -
     2024: 0.079
     2030: 0.084
     2060: 0.115

Domestic Government Forecast for Nepal
Freedom House freedom indicator (higher is more democratic;2-14;reversed from Freedom House) - Index - -
     2024: 9.334
     2030: 9.827
     2060: 11.87
Democracy, Polity index (Range: 0-20; higher is better) - Index - -
     2024: 17.38
     2030: 18.46
     2060: 19.86
Government corruption perception, based on TI (higher is less corrupt) - Index - -
     2024: 3.493
     2030: 3.725
     2060: 4.919
Government effectiveness (quality), factor score; higher is better - Index - -
     2024: 1.569
     2030: 1.731
     2060: 2.588
Economic freedom, Fraser Institute/Econ Freedom Network freedom indicator (higher more free) - Index - -
     2024: 6.755
     2030: 6.849
     2060: 7.350