India is a country in South Asia and, by population, the 2nd largest country in the world. Its currency is the Indian rupee (RNP).

    In recent years, India experienced strong economic growth. Yet, hundreds of millions of Indians still live in poverty. Among the world’s largest economies, it commonly has the highest inflation rate.

    BrasilRussia and China and India as a group are often referred to as the BRIC countries.