- The elderly population in India is projected to double from 8.6% in 2011, to
16% in 2040.
- As per Census 2011, 32% of India’s 1.2 billion population live in cities.
- “India is ageing much faster than previously thought and is expected to have nearly 20% population of the world’s 60 years and above by 2050 with the largest number of older adults in the world.