india predictions for 2024

Read 41 predictions about India in 2024, a year that will see this country experience significant change in its politics, economics, technology, culture, and environment. It’s your future, discover what you’re in for.

International relations predictions for India in 2024

International relations predictions to impact India in 2024 include:

  • After India and China formed a partnership in 2017 to collaborate on two-dimensional (2D) barcodes, the gateways for linking genuine buyers and sellers, as well as making digital payments by scanning QR codes, China becomes the dominant force in the Asia region for the global digital economy. Likelihood: 50%1
  • After India launched the International Solar Alliance (ISA) with France in 2015, India spends $1 billion in solar energy projects across the Asia region. Likelihood: 70%1

Politics predictions for India in 2024

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Government predictions for India in 2024

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Economy predictions for India in 2024

Economy related predictions to impact India in 2024 include:

  • Since banning cryptocurrencies in 2018, India reverses its decision and debuts its national cryptocurrency Likelihood: 70%1
  • India now has the world's largest app developer population with 4 million people, overtaking the US's ~3 million. Likelihood: 60%1
  • India invests USD 100 billion in energy as electricity demand rises in the world's third-largest energy consumer. Likelihood: 90%1
  • India's oil demand overtakes China. The country has increased its barrels-per-day from 2.4 million in 2019 to 4.7 million this year. Likelihood: 70%1
  • India now produces 1 billion tonnes of coal per year, up from 675 million tonnes in 2018. Likelihood: 80%1

Technology predictions for India in 2024

Technology related predictions to impact India in 2024 include:

  • Smartphone subscriptions in India grow from 560 million in 2018 to 1 billion today. Likelihood: 90%1
  • India's data usage per smartphone doubles to 9.8 GB per month compared to 2018. Likelihood: 90%1
  • India partners with France and builds six reactors of a 10,000 MW nuclear power plant project in Maharashtra. Likelihood: 70%1

Culture predictions for India in 2024

Culture related predictions to impact India in 2024 include:

  • India's immigration rate rises to 1%, up from 0.5% between 2001 - 2011, after a new bill was passed in 2019, giving citizenship to persecuted groups from neighboring countries. Likelihood: 70%1

Defense predictions for in 2024

Defense related predictions to impact India in 2024 include:

  • Indian defence exports grows to Rs 350,000,000 up from Rs 110,000,000 in 2019. Likelihood: 90%1

Infrastructure predictions for India in 2024

Infrastructure related predictions to impact India in 2024 include:

  • Mumbai Metro network expands from 11km in 2019 to 325km today. Likelihood: 70%1
  • India invests $4 billion to build factories for manufacturing electric batteries for vehicles. Likelihood: 70%1
  • India invests $100 billion in refining, pipeline, gas terminals across the country, especially in the Maharashtra and Telangana provinces. Likelihood: 90%1

Environment predictions for India in 2024

Environment related predictions to impact India in 2024 include:

  • India reaches a renewable energy capacity target of 260 gigawatts after capacity soared almost 150% since a decade ago. Likelihood: 80%1

Science predictions for India in 2024

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Health predictions for India in 2024

Health related predictions to impact India in 2024 include:

  • Clean water reaches every home in the countryside, roughly 70% of the total Indian population. Likelihood: 70%1

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