History[ edit ] There may have been encounters between South Asians and First Nations peoples in the sixteenth century along the Atlantic coast of present-day Canada. Evidence from further south in the United States suggests that South Asian slaves were among the first settlers at Jamestown, Virginia. The first definitive encounters between the First Nations and other aboriginal peoples of present-day Canada and South Asia, began in the eighteenth century, when British traders engaged in the fur trade arrived along the Pacific coast of Northwest America. These encounters involved the arrival of Lascars on ships from BombayCalcutta and Macau.
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China, officially the People's Republic of China, is the largest country in the world today. In Januarythe Chinese Government released data confirming that the population of China was an impressive 1,, although this does not include TaiwanHong Kong and Macau. As of Septemberthat number had grown even further to 1,, Indiathe next largest country, has million fewer people, for a population of 1.
The United Statesthe third largest country in the world, has a much smaller population of million. Estimates show that India will pass China as the most populous nation in the world in the next couple decades. Unfortunately, there is some confusion around the question of how many people live in China.
That's because it is a country of several different parts, not all of which are governed by Beijing. To understand China's population and demographics, it helps to understand its government a bit. The People's Republic of China PRC is governed by the Communist Party with its seat of government in Beijing, which exercises jurisdiction over 5 autonomous regions, 22 provinces, 4 direct-controlled municipalities and 2 primarily self-governing special administrative regions Macau and Hong Kong.
This makes population figures a bit confusing. Nor does it include the former British and Portugese colonies of Hong Kong and Macau, which are governed as special administrative regions. China Population Density As a whole, China has an estimated population density of people per square kilometer, or people per square mile.
This ranks 81st, despite the country itself being one of the largest in terms of size and the largest in terms of population.
The density figures change dramatically when you look at the largest urban areas, however. Shanghaithe largest city in the country and the world, has a population density of 3, people per square kilometer, or 9, people per square mile.
China's Largest Cities A few of China's cities make the list of the top 30 most densely populated cities in the world, although most on the list are in India, the PhilippinesFrance and other countries.
Hong Kong is the 8th most densely populated city in the world, with 68, people per square mile. Macau follows behind as the 9th most densely populated, with a density of 65, people per square mile.
Macau tops the list of sovereign states and dependent territories in terms of population density. Despite this tightly packed area, it still has the second highest life expectancy in the world and remains one of the few areas in Asia to receive a "very high Human Development Index" ranking.
The country hired approximately ten million workers to help manage the enormous task of discovering the statistics of over one billion residents. The growth from to was roughly 5. China Quality of Life and Demographics China is classified as an upper middle-income country by the World Bank, and its rapid growth over the decades has pulled hundreds of millions of its citizens out of poverty.
Although 56 different ethnic groups are officially recognized in China, Because of this, no accurate figures regarding religious demographics are available. China's constitution guarantees freedom of religion, although any religious organization without official approval faces state persecution.
Chinese culture and civilization has been influenced by many religious movements over the past 1, years, and Taoism, Buddhism and Confucianism are considered the country's "Three Teachings" based on their cultural and historical impact.Impact of Television on the Indian population.
Ever since the advent of modern communication technology that has allowed people around the world to communicate ever so easily, the world itself seems like a smaller space. India, the next largest country, has million fewer people, for a population of barnweddingvt.com United States, the third largest country in the world, has a much smaller population of barnweddingvt.comtes show that India will pass China as the most populous nation in the world in the next couple decades.
Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India (ORGI), Provisional Population Totals Paper 2 of India & States/UTs. Indo-Canadians or Indian Canadians are Canadian citizens whose heritage is fully or partially from the Indian Subcontinent (including Indian and other origins), children of persons who immigrated from India and/or Indian Subcontinent to Canada, or persons of Indian/Indian Subcontinent origin who have Canadian citizenship.
The terms East Indian . Television, and its effects on the Indian population Ever since the advent of modern communication technology that has allowed people around the world to communicate ever so easily, the world itself seems like a smaller space.
The current population of India is 1,,, as of Sunday, November 18, , based on the latest United Nations estimates. India population is equivalent to % of the total world population. India ranks number 2 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.