Why India has the fastest-growing cities
Kerala’s Malappuram is the world’s fastest-growing city. What explains this surprise in a state with low birth rates?
If all areas having more than 5,000 people are classified as urban, India will be 47% urban. And Kerala? It goes from 16% administratively urban in 2011 Census to almost 100% urban
Mumbai: A recent estimate put out by The Economist magazine claims that three of the world’s 10 fastest-growing cities (by population, based on 2015-20 projections) are in India.