India is the seventh largest country in terms of area and second in terms of population in the world. The Population in the country continues to be a serious concern from the past few decades, and the pace with which we are burgeoning has put immense pressure on the country’s resources.

The reason behind the rise in population is the inflow of people in these cities from small villages and towns, mainly in search for employment and better career opportunities. This has resulted in a massive shortage of living space, hygienic food and water, employment and various kinds of other resources.

The article is based on the findings and statistics of Census 2011 (which is carried out once in every 10 years), by the Ministry of Home Affairs (India) calculates the population of India.

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