India's population is estimated at 1.35 billion based on the most recent UN data. India is the world's 7th largest country by area and the 2nd most populous country with more than 1.3 billion residents. The World Bank has projected India's economic growth to accelerate to 7.3% in 2018-19 and 7.5% in 2019-20. The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in India expanded 1.90 percent in the ﬁrst quarter of 2018 over the previous quarter. India is the world's tenth largest economy and the second most populous.