India, Most Populous Country
India will surpass China and become the most populous country by 2022.
India will be the world’s most populous country at least six years sooner than previously expected, U.N. says. http://t.co/MRfYcx49wE
— New York Times World (@nytimesworld) 29 Juillet 2015
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