Population profile of India: past, present and future.


India's 846.3 million people, who comprise 16% of the world population, inhabit just 2.4% of the total world area. India is the 2nd most populous country in the world. 74% of people live in 600,000 villages that follow traditional social and cultural practices. Population growth peaked during 1961-1981 at 2.2%/year. It began to fall slightly during 1981… (More)


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@article{Talwar1994PopulationPO, title={Population profile of India: past, present and future.}, author={Priti Talwar}, journal={Health for the millions}, year={1994}, volume={2 3}, pages={16-20} }