India By:AliCIa arthur

So today I will showing and telling you all about India. The population, the language, the age ratio, and more! Enjoy😊

Language spoken?

note: English enjoys the status of subsidiary official language but is the most important language for national, political, and commercial communication; Hindi is the most widely spoken language and primary tongue of 41% of the people; there are 14 other official languages: Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Malayalam, Kannada, Oriya, Punjabi, Assamese, Kashmiri, Sindhi, and Sanskrit; Hindustani is a popular variant of Hindi/Urdu spoken widely throughout northern India but is not an official language (2001 census)

Indias religion:Religion in India is characterised by a diversity of religious beliefs and practices. The Indian subcontinent is the birthplace of four of the world's major religions; namely Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism. Throughout India's history, religion has been an important part of the country's culture.

Population:Map showing the population density of each district in India.

Population 1,326,801,576 (July 2016 est.)[1]

Density 382 people (2011 est.)

Growth rate Increase 1.19% (2016) (96th)

Birth rate 19.3 births/1,000 population (2016 est.)

Death rate 7.3 deaths/1,000 population (2016 est.)

Life expectancy 68.89 years (2009 est.)

• male 67.46 years (2009 est.)

• female 72.61 years (2009 est.)

Fertility rate 2.3 children born/woman (SRS 2013)

Infant mortality rate 40 deaths/1,000 live births (2013 est.)

0–14 years 31.2% (male 190,075,426/female 172,799,553) (2009 est.)

15–64 years 63.6% (male 381,446,079/female 359,802,209) (2009 est.)

65 and over 5.3% (male 29,364,920/female 32,591,030) (2009 est.)

At birth 1.10 male(s)/female (2013 est.)

Under 15 1.10 male(s)/female (2009 est.)

15–64 years 1.06 male(s)/female (2009 est.)

65 and over 0.90 male(s)/female (2009 est.)

Major ethnic

Transportation:Indian Railways provides an important mode of transport in India, transporting over 18 million passengers and more than 2 million tonnes of freight daily across one of the largest and busiest rail networks in the world. ... Indian Railways is divided into seventeen zones including the Kolkata Metro Railway.

Indias communications:Telephony

Total telephone subscribers 1.053 billion (Aug. 2016)[2]

Mobile subscribers 1.028 billion (Aug. 2016)[2]

Fixed line subscribers 24.51 million (Aug. 2016)[2]

Monthly telephone additions (Net) -3.76 million (Jul. 2016)[2]

Teledensity 82.54%

(Aug. 2016)[2]

Urban Teledensity 152.00%

(Aug. 2016)[2]

Rural Teledensity 50.95%

(Aug. 2016)[2]

Internet access

Internet users 462.12 million (January 2016)[3]

Broadband internet users 171.71 million (Aug. 2016)[2]

Internet penetration 34.8%

(January 2016)[3][4]

Share of World Internet Users 13.5%

(January 2016)[3]

country code top-level domain


Television channels 892 (June 2016)[5]

Radio stations 345 (March 2016)[6]

Transitional issues :Page last updated on June 22, 2014

Disputes - international:

since China and India launched a security and foreign policy dialogue in 2005, consolidated discussions related to the dispute over most of their rugged, militarized boundary, regional nuclear proliferation, Indian claims that China transferred missiles to Pakistan, and other matters continue; Kashmir remains the site of the world's largest and most militarized territorial dispute with portions under the de facto administration of China (Aksai Chin), India (Jammu and Kashmir), and Pakistan (Azad Kashmir and Northern Areas); India and Pakistan resumed bilateral dialogue in February 2011 after a two-year hiatus, have maintained the 2003 cease-fire in Kashmir, and continue to have disputes over water sharing of the Indus River and its tributaries; UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan has maintained a small group of peacekeepers since 1949; India does not recognize Pakistan's ceding historic Kashmir lands to China in 1964; to defuse tensions and prepare for discussions on a maritime boundary, India and Pakistan seek technical resolution of the disputed boundary in Sir Creek estuary at the mouth of the Rann of Kutch in the Arabian Sea; Pakistani maps continue to show its Junagadh claim in Indian Gujarat State; Prime Minister Singh's September 2011 visit to Bangladesh resulted in the signing of a Protocol to the 1974 Land Boundary Agreement between India and Bangladesh, which had called for the settlement of longstanding boundary disputes over undemarcated areas and the exchange of territorial enclaves, but which had never been implemented; Bangladesh referred its maritime boundary claims with Burma and India to the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea; Joint Border Committee with Nepal continues to examine contested boundary sections, including the 400 sq km dispute over the source of the Kalapani River; India maintains a strict border regime to keep out Maoist insurgents and control illegal cross-border activities from Nepal


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