|Share (%)||to World||17.57|
Why is India’s population increasing?
Some of the most important causes of population growth in India are as follows: 1. Widening Gap between Birth and Death Rates 2. Low Age at Marriage 3. High Illiteracy 4.
Is India’s population decreasing?
India’s population growth rate is expected to decline to its lowest since the Independence in the 2011-2021 decade, with a decadal growth rate of 12.5%. It will decline further to 8.4% in the 2021-2031 decade, as per the report, which The Wire has seen.
How Many People Can Earth Support?
The average American uses about 9.7 hectares. These data alone suggest the Earth can support at most one-fifth of the present population, 1.5 billion people, at an American standard of living. Water is vital.