India to surpass China by 2050

According to a study by InternetWorldStats, India will takeover china interms of Population.
There are multiple theories in Econmoics about Population and the recent increase in the world population has been caused due to the following major reasons:
  • The increase in birth rates due to medical improvements
  • The decrease in death rates due to better medical facilities and advancements in the field of medicine.
  • Immigration to better developed countries due to several reasons like better job opportunities, war, and natural causes like hurricanes, earthquakes, and so forth.

According to BridgePort University.
Some of the reasons for this population explosion are poverty, better medical facilities, and immigration from the neighboring countries of Bangladesh and Nepal.The population density of India in 1996 was about 287 persons per square kilometer Several solutions to decrease the rate of population increase have been tried by the government, some successful, some unsuccessful.

Although the rate of increase has decreased, the rate has not reached the satisfactory level yet.The population in India continues to increase at an alarming rate. The effects of this population increase are evident in the increasing poverty, unemployment, air and water pollution, and shortage of food, health resources and educational resources.

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