According to World History Site Indian subcontinent's population in 1000 AD was 79.5 million. (30% of 265 million = 79.5 million)
This estimate is rejected by K.S. Lal who claims its population was about 200 million in 1000 AD.
K.S. Lal concluded that the population of Indian subcontinent in 1000 was about 200 million ...K.S. Lal on Wikipedia
Which estimate is more widely accepted by researchers? What was the population of Indian subcontinent in 1000 AD according to the most widely accepted estimate?