Considering the United Nations report showed data about India would surpass China to become the most populous country by 2023. And has drawn a debate over the population policy and changes to be made for curbing the future implications.
|According to the National Commission on Population, the share of the elderly in India’s population, close to 9% in 2011, is growing fast and may reach 18% by 2036. If India is to ensure a decent quality of life for the elderly in the near future, planning and providing for it must begin today.|
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