600 million credulous folk to prey on, the quacks must be in their element.
Figures of leading industry chamber, ASSOCHAM, Govt. of India
2005: Homeopathy was a Rs 630-crore market in India, growing at 25 per cent.
2008: The market estimated around Rs.12.5 billion, would continue to grow at around 25-30 percent, against 13-15 percent for the pharmaceuticals industry.
2010: The Indian homeopathy market is expected to top Rs.26 billion ($650 million) and outpace the growth of pharmaceutical industry in the country