India is a country in South Asia, which covers most of the Indian subcontinent. India is a federal republic made up of 29 states and also includes seven direct federal territories. The proper name of the Republic is in the two nation-wide official languages Bhārat Gaṇarājya (Hindi) and Republic of India (Engl.). The Himalayas is the natural northern border of India, south of the Indian Ocean surrounds the national territory. India borders on Pakistan, the Chinese Tibet Autonomous Region, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar (Burma) and Bangladesh. Other neighboring states in the Indian Ocean are Sri Lanka and the Maldives. The multi-ethnic state with over 1,292,000,000 inhabitants (2015) for the People's Republic of China (1.373 billion), the second most populous country in the world and thus the most populous democracy in the world. At constant population growth, or about constant maternal and infant and general mortality figures, India could be the most populous in 2020, ahead of China country on earth. In terms of land area, it is one of the ten largest countries.
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