India, the Second Most Populated Country in the World

India is a Penisula. The country is the world’s second-largest country in the world, with more than 1.2 billion inhabitants. That means, that one out of six people on earth lives in India.  But India is also the seventh-largest country in the world by area. India has borders with Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, China, and Sri Lanka. The capital city of the Republic of India is New Delhi, with a population of 9.4 million people. From mountains to rivers and jungles, India is home to the most beautiful wilderness.

India is also the largest democracy in the world. It is a federal parliamentary constitutional republic and divided into three parts, the Legislative, the Executive (mainly the whole government) and the Judiciary. The county has a long history. 5000 years ago, the first people settled in the Indus River Valley.

India is famous for sports opportunities, like cricket. Indian people really love cricket, also the way, to play cricketonlinebetting on the Internet is very popular in India.

Did you know, that India has different climate zones? So mainly you have a tropical climate zone in the south of the country, so for example, there is hot in summer and cold in winter.

India is also well known for the Biodiversity. The forest in the country covers nearly over 701.000 km2, so it means, that this is over 21% of the whole total land area of the country. Let us talk about wild tigers. India has the majority of the world’s wild tigers, nearly over 3000 of them living in India. They are all protected under government acts, like the Wildlife Protection Act, which was declared in 1972.

According to the data of the International Monetary Fund, called IMF, the economy of India was worth 2.6 trillion USD in the year 2017, which means, that India is the sixth-largest economy in the world, by market exchange rates. Very large in India is the agricultural sector. So major products from this sector include what, rice, cotton, jute, sugarcane, and potatoes.

Did you know, that Shampoo was originated in India? The word “Champo” was discovered by the early colonial traders, who visit the country 1800 A.D. Later on, it was brought back to Europe under the new name “camping”.

And the last example, how big India really is. Do you know, that there are more than 19.500 languages and dialects spoken in India as mother tongues? This means, that India is one of the most diverse cultures on the whole planet.