While constituting roughly 15% of india's population today, the middle class is projected to grow along with india's youth to 203% by 2015-16, and 372% by at the lowy institute for international policy, whose work focus on indian foreign and domestic policy, china-india relations and broader asian strategic issues. China is home to a fifth of the world's population, a fact its government frequently mentions for geopolitical gain nearly every news report on india's recent elections mentioned that it is the world's largest democracy by contrast, the number of africans is about a quarter that of asians but in half a century,. With this in mind, it's fundamental to note that each country in africa is at a different stage of the demographic transition, which means, there is no one-size fits all solution to harnessing the demographic dividend fortunately, by 2035 africa's labour force will be bigger than china's, greater than india's and 3. However, other countries that have also been a key source of international students – such as india – are not projected to see such a fall in the population of 18 to 24-year-olds over the next few years in fact, india is projected to have almost the same number of 18 to 24-year-olds in 2025 as china did in. World today, 90 per cent of whom live in developing countries, where they tend to make up a large proportion of the population there are more than 235 million youth in india and 225 million in china alone global trends the number of adolescents and youth today is at an all-time high, but that number might not increase. Birth rate, 123 births/1,000 population (2017 est) adjective: chinese, noun: indian(s) adjective: indian ethnic groups, han chinese 916%, zhuang 13%, other (includes hui, manchu, uighur, miao, yi, tujia, tibetan, mongol, dong, buyei, yao, bai, korean, hani, li, kazakh, dai, and other youth dependency ratio: 243.  quora user's answer to do you think the indian economy will beat the chinese economy in years to come why  the challenges of being a latecomer: originally answered: what do you think of forbes india's new article india's youth: demographic dividend or disaster i am really late in answering the question,. Without even considering china's modern nuclear deterrent, china's conventional forces are superior to india's in all respects any land invasion would have to cross the himalayan mountains not much chance there so really, what is the point of the question i don't see this “aging population” as anything but an internal.
If the end of the twentieth century heralded the dramatic rise of china, many believe that it is india's turn to claim the spotlight at the dawn of the twenty-first according to this perspective, india will fall drastically short of creating enough jobs to keep up with its burgeoning labor force, spurring india's youth. India, which like china is a highly populous developing country, offers an important point of reference in 2014, 9 percent of china's population was 65 or older, while 17 percent of the population was between 0 and 15 years of age. Current predictions suggest a steady increase in the youth population to 464 million by 2021 and finally a decline to 458 million by 2026 by 2020, india is set to become the world's youngest country with 64 per cent of its population in the working age group with the west, japan and even china aging, this.
The united nations released the 2017 revision to its world population prospects this week, and the data has some surprising insights about the way india's population is set to grow in the next few decades 1 india will be number one in seven years within the next seven years, india will overtake china to. We believe india will develop differently from china, where the first wave of the consumer population we believe most of the new generation of india's youth will first fall into urban mass, a cohort that is 129mn people today, earning over us$3,200 on india's population and real gdp growth in 2015. Healthcare in india so pathetic that without a seismic change the demographic dividend may not last as long as envisaged the country has one of the lowest government expenditures on public health at a measly 12% of gdp to compare , fellow brics countries china and brazil spend 55% and 9% of. Source: united nations world youth report, conclusions, 2011, youth demographics worldwide, united nations, department of economic and social affairs, population division, 2011 in 2012, india and china had the youngest population according to the united nations (un), india's total population is forecast to.
This is all the more the case, some argue, as china is not only facing slower growth but an aging population “china may have won the race”, as the more ebullient indians pronounce, “but we will win the marathon” india's demographic dividend, it is believed, will now pay off how do things actually look. The demographics of the people's republic of china are identified by a large population with a relatively small youth division, which was partially a result of china's one-child policy, which is now modified to a two-child policy in 2015 china's population reached the billion mark in 1982 china's population is 1411 billion,. 4 “population projection and its socio-economic implications in india: a state level projection till 2020,” 5 “state of the urban youth, india 2012,” un habitat, april 2013, p123 vocational courses in india is estimated at around 55 million per year, while that in china is 90 million and in the us 113 million clearly, the. Around 36% of the world's adolescents and 38% of its youth reside in china and india the proportion of adolescents population in india is higher than china source: un world population prospects, 12th revision annual growth rate of adolescent population in selected countries (percent), 2000-2010.
The timing was particularly encouraging: india's labour force was due to soar as china's began to decline (see chart 1) now many are worried that india is squandering this demographic opportunity this is partly because the economy is in a funk growth is at 45%, half the rate at the peak in the mid-2000s. India, the next largest country, has 120 million fewer people, for a population of 128 billion the united states, the third largest country in the world, has a much smaller population of 323 million estimates show that india will pass china as the most populous nation in the world in the next couple decades. An increase in numbers of children could also lead to a surge in consumption and a boost to china's economy parents who have more than one child will spend more, and as their children grow older they will need housing, life insurance, pharmaceuticals and much more india's rising youth population.
As per india's census, the total youth population increased from 168 million in 1971 to 422 million in 2011 india is seen to remain younger longer than china and indonesia, the two major countries other than india which determine the demographic features of asia • a negative aspect of youth in india is that the sex ratio in. 2 days ago with 356 million 10-24 year-olds, india has the world's largest youth population despite having a smaller population than china, a latest un report said. India's demographic dividend: public health impacts of the youth bulge economists estimate that the phenomenon – deliberately engineered in china through its controversial one-child policy – is responsible for a third of the huge economic growth and development experienced in recent decades by the. India has an unrivalled youth demographic: 65% of its population is 35 or under, and half the country's population of 125 billion people is under 25 years of age according to the election commission of india, as of 1 january 2014, more than 42,000 voters between the ages of 18 and 19 were registered,.