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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 dalamanya daratan utama India, Pakistan dan Bangladesh.[1]

Subbenua India
Peta geografi sub benua India.
Luas4.4 juta km2
Penduduk~1.7 miliar
DemonimAsia Selatan

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  1. ^ "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."