Information about India to be used in Alternative to Religion
Mahatma Gandhi's pacific protest.
1.12 billion people. 30% live in cities like Mumbai or New Delhi (capital). By 2030: it will be the most populated country in the world. 28% of the population live in poverty. Social casts exist. 70% in farms.
Hindi: official language. 21 other recognised languages. More than 1600 dialects. English: business and administration.
Cricket. Field hockey. Tennis. Football.
Chemicals. Food processin. Mining. Textiles.
Hinduism 80.5%. Islam 13.4%. Christianity 2.3%. Sikhism 1.9%. Buddhism 0.8%.