Q. Consider the following statements:
1.India will see a rise in the number of workers in the coming years.
2.The labour force participation ratios (LFPR) in the Asian economies are expected to decline in the future.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1 and 2 are correct. According to a study, the impact of Asia’s ageing on the global supply of workers and savings, India will see a rise in the number of workers in the coming years. The number of workers can grow by 0.9 to 1.6% annually in India. The labour force participation ratios (LFPR) in the Asian economies are expected to decline in the future.

Source: ForumIAS