Capital New Delhi

Population 1,295,291,543

GDP(PPP) US$1,596/capita

Internet Penetration Rate 18%

Literacy Rate 69%

India, officially the Republic of India is a country in South Asia. The Indian economy is the world’s seventh-largest by nominal GDP and third-largest by purchasing power parity (PPP). Following market-based economic reforms in 1991, India became one of the fastest-growing major economies; it is considered a newly industrialised country.

Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.