United Kingdom forecasts for 2030
Read 17 forecasts about the United Kingdom in 2030, a year that will see this country experience significant change in its politics, economics, technology, culture, and environment. It’s your future, discover what you’re in for.
Politics forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
Politics related forecasts to impact the United Kingdom in 2030 include:
Government forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
Government related forecasts to impact the United Kingdom in 2030 include:
  • The number of international students attending university in the UK is now over 600,000, a growth of 30% since 2019. Likelihood: 60% 1
Economy forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
Economy related forecasts to impact the United Kingdom in 2030 include:
  • The UK no longer has one of the top ten largest economies in the world. Likelihood: 50% 1
  • The self-driving car industry in the UK is now worth over GBP 62 billion. Likelihood: 40% 1
  • The government’s Nuclear Sector Deal has led to a 30% cost reduction for the building of new nuclear projects. Likelihood: 40% 1
Technology forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
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Culture forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
Culture related forecasts to impact the United Kingdom in 2030 include:
  • The growth of dating apps and websites has led to more than 50% of relationships now beginning online. In 2019, that number was 32%. Likelihood: 80% 1
Defense forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
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Infrastructure forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
Infrastructure related forecasts to impact the United Kingdom in 2030 include:
  • Fracking now produces 1,400 billion cubic feet of gas per year. Likelihood: 30% 1
  • One-third of the electricity generated in the UK is from domestic offshore wind power. Likelihood: 60% 1
  • In Scotland, the use of marine energy is up to 25%. A significant increase from 0.06% in 2019. Likelihood: 40% 1
  • The city of London has banned all private cars. Likelihood: 30% 1
Environment forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
Environment related forecasts to impact the United Kingdom in 2030 include:
  • The UK government has spent over GBP 8 billion restoring natural habitats, which have removed 5 million tonnes of carbon from the air. Likelihood: 60% 1
  • There are no new gas and diesel cars available for sale. Likelihood: 75% 1
  • Major supermarkets across the UK have reduced their food waste to half of what it was in 2019. Likelihood: 40% 1
Disruptive forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
Disruptive related forecasts to impact the United Kingdom in 2030 include:
  • The number of women working in the nuclear energy sector is up 40% since 2018. Likelihood: 50% 1
Super humans forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
Super related forecasts to impact the United Kingdom in 2030 include:
  • 15% of the population is now vegan. Likelihood: 50% 1
  • Public health efforts succeed in making England the first smoke-free country in the UK. Likelihood: 30% 1
  • Cardiovascular diseases will be the cause of death for over 24 million people this year. Likelihood: 60% 1
  • England records zero cases of HIV transmission. Likelihood: 30% 1
Weird science forecasts for the United Kingdom in 2030
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