Q: 80 (IAS/1996)

‘They are fantastically diverse. They speak hundreds of languages and dialects. They comprise scores of ethnic groups. They include highly industrialised economies and up-and-coming economies. They span half the surface of the earth and are home to two-fifths of the world’s population.” The group of countries referred to here belongs to
question_subject: 
Economics
question_year: 
1996
question_exam: 
IAS
question_sub_subject: 
General Economics
question_topic: 
Growth and Development
stats: 
0,5552,3008,2000,5552,496,512