India -- on pace to become the world’s most populous country by 2025 -- has seen a boom in its middle class. Foreign investment and higher wages have pushed up GDP. Sustainability of that growth, an aging population and high debt loads are warning signs for the road ahead.
*Estimated. Sources: Bloomberg LP; Government of India Ministry of Home Affairs; United Nations; World Bank
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