Demographic

File photo. Lack of jobs combined with a demographic dividend will increase the share of the population that is dependent on the working population. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

Demographic dividend, growth and jobs

4 min read . 20 Apr 2018
Mere display of demographic information cannot be misused without biometrics, UIDAI said. Photo: Mint

Aadhaar data is fully safe: UIDAI

1 min read . 20 Nov 2017
Last week S&P’s cut China’s sovereign rating to ‘A+’ from ‘AA-’. Photo: AP

The danger in Asia’s demographics

4 min read . 29 Sep 2017
Narendra Modi’s reforms must keep pace with growth in India’s biggest cities, if not outpace it. Photo: Bloomberg

Where India bests China, for now

4 min read . 25 Aug 2017
Behavioural differences across generations can be attributed to the particular economic, political and cultural trappings of an era in which an person grows up. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint

Stop talking about your generation

4 min read . 21 Jul 2017
Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

Challenges ahead for ageing India

1 min read . 20 Jun 2017
Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint

The world has a $400 trillion problem

4 min read . 08 Jun 2017
Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

Greying rates

1 min read . 10 May 2017
India needs a far higher number of ITIs or similar institutions, offering a wide range of high-end skilling courses, and fewer generic arts and commerce courses. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

Re-imagining education and skilling

10 min read . 16 Dec 2016