Subbenua India adalah wilayah di selatan Asia, sebagian besar terletak di Lempeng India menjorok sampai ke selatan ke Samudera Hindia. Ada perbedaan definisi mengenai luasnya subbenua India, tetapi secara umum termasuk di dalamnya daratan utama India, Pakistan dan Bangladesh.[2]

Subbenua India
Indian subcontinent.JPG
Luas4.4 juta km2 (1.7 juta sq mi)
Penduduk1.710 juta (2015)[1]
Kepadatn penduduk389/km2
Negara Bangladesh
 Bhutan
 India
 Maladewa
   Nepal
 Pakistan
 Sri Lanka

ReferensiSunting

  1. ^ "World Population Prospects". United Nations: Population Division. 2017. 
  2. ^ "Indian subcontinent". New Oxford Dictionary of English (ISBN 0-19-860441-6) New York: Oxford University Press, 2001; p. 929: "the part of Asia south of the Himalayas which forms a peninsula extending into the Indian Ocean, between the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal. Historically forming the whole territory of Greater India, the region is now divided between India, Pakistan and Bangladesh."