Essay on Population Explosion in India We do not even need statistical data to see how big a problem population explosion is in India. Be it the cafes, galleries, parks, trains or metros, or the public places in India, when one has to make way by jostling through the crowd or standing in an inch space, one does ponder over the rapid rise in the population in India.
Fewer than 800 million people populated the Earth in the mid-18 th Century. Today, barely 250 years later, we are more than 7.7 billion and will continue growing until 2050 by at least another 2 billion. About 61 % of the global population live in Asia, the world's most populous continent. China.