Democracy in India. India is the seventh largest (by area) and the second most populous country in the world, with roughly one-sixth of its population, of about a billion and a quarter. It is the world’s largestdemocracy. It is one of the world’s oldest civilizations yet, a very young nation.
India: world’s largest democracy. Around 1.2 billion people live in Indiaand everyone over the age of 18 has the right to vote. That makes it the world’s biggest democracy.
With a 100 million new-registered voters, India’s electorate is five times bigger than the 146 million people who were registered to vote in the 2012 elections in the USA – the world’s second largest democracy.