Republic of Inda
Population: 1.1 billion
Capital: New Delhi
Location: Southern Asia, between Burna and Pakistan
Main Language Spoken: Hindi, English
Factors Affecting the Digital Divide
Government: India has a stable government but lacks diversity in political parties, If more political parties had a chance to dominate, India might make an effort to expand availability of communications technologies.
Education: Because of the extreme poverty in India, education among the poor scarce.
Economics: India's economy is struggling. The economy still depends mainly on agriculture and hand made goods. The GDP per capita in India is low, but increasing slowly.
Infrastructure: India has far more main phone lines than mobile phone lines, although much of the population does have access to communication technologies.