Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Population Pyramids for China and India compared to the US---Pictures are worth a thousand embedded economic concepts...

Two graphs comparing the size of different age groups in China and India, the worlds two most populated countries.  Together, they represent between 1/4 to 1/3 of the worlds population.  India is going to be young for a LONG time and China is going to face the problem much of the developed world is encountering now---an aging population with a relatively smaller replacement birth rate...I can see power and the economic landscape shifting in the coming decades....



Source: Business Insider

Source: Bussiness Insider

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