India - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in India was 1,324,171,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,324,171,000 in 2016 and a minimum value of 449,480,600 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vita

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Year Value
1960 449,480,600
1961 458,495,000
1962 467,852,500
1963 477,528,000
1964 487,484,500
1965 497,702,400
1966 508,161,900
1967 518,889,800
1968 529,967,300
1969 541,505,100
1970 553,578,500
1971 566,224,800
1972 579,411,500
1973 593,058,900
1974 607,050,200
1975 621,301,700
1976 635,771,700
1977 650,485,100
1978 665,502,300
1979 680,915,800
1980 696,783,500
1981 713,118,000
1982 729,868,000
1983 746,949,100
1984 764,245,200
1985 781,666,700
1986 799,181,400
1987 816,792,800
1988 834,489,300
1989 852,270,000
1990 870,133,500
1991 888,054,800
1992 906,021,100
1993 924,057,800
1994 942,204,200
1995 960,482,800
1996 978,893,200
1997 997,405,300
1998 1,015,974,000
1999 1,034,539,000
2000 1,053,051,000
2001 1,071,478,000
2002 1,089,807,000
2003 1,108,028,000
2004 1,126,136,000
2005 1,144,119,000
2006 1,161,978,000
2007 1,179,681,000
2008 1,197,147,000
2009 1,214,270,000
2010 1,230,981,000
2011 1,247,236,000
2012 1,263,066,000
2013 1,278,562,000
2014 1,293,859,000
2015 1,309,054,000
2016 1,324,171,000

Population, female

The value for Population, female in India was 637,879,400 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 637,879,400 in 2016 and a minimum value of 217,551,600 in 1960.

Definition: Female population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all female residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Bank's total population and age/sex distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 217,551,600
1961 221,800,600
1962 226,216,800
1963 230,789,400
1964 235,501,700
1965 240,345,200
1966 245,312,100
1967 250,415,100
1968 255,691,400
1969 261,191,500
1970 266,949,800
1971 272,982,800
1972 279,276,700
1973 285,799,800
1974 292,504,400
1975 299,356,100
1976 306,336,900
1977 313,455,900
1978 320,736,500
1979 328,214,700
1980 335,911,900
1981 343,831,800
1982 351,950,000
1983 360,225,500
1984 368,602,600
1985 377,038,000
1986 385,516,200
1987 394,036,800
1988 402,590,900
1989 411,173,700
1990 419,781,700
1991 428,400,800
1992 437,026,200
1993 445,675,400
1994 454,374,300
1995 463,139,000
1996 471,971,400
1997 480,855,200
1998 489,765,600
1999 498,668,800
2000 507,537,300
2001 516,357,500
2002 525,125,200
2003 533,833,900
2004 542,479,600
2005 551,056,600
2006 559,563,600
2007 567,989,400
2008 576,308,200
2009 584,488,300
2010 592,508,700
2011 600,355,300
2012 608,038,100
2013 615,591,200
2014 623,063,400
2015 630,489,700
2016 637,879,400

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in India was 48.17 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 48.40 in 1960, while its lowest value was 48.13 in 2010.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 48.40
1961 48.38
1962 48.35
1963 48.33
1964 48.31
1965 48.29
1966 48.27
1967 48.26
1968 48.25
1969 48.23
1970 48.22
1971 48.21
1972 48.20
1973 48.19
1974 48.18
1975 48.18
1976 48.18
1977 48.19
1978 48.19
1979 48.20
1980 48.21
1981 48.22
1982 48.22
1983 48.23
1984 48.23
1985 48.24
1986 48.24
1987 48.24
1988 48.24
1989 48.24
1990 48.24
1991 48.24
1992 48.24
1993 48.23
1994 48.22
1995 48.22
1996 48.21
1997 48.21
1998 48.21
1999 48.20
2000 48.20
2001 48.19
2002 48.19
2003 48.18
2004 48.17
2005 48.16
2006 48.16
2007 48.15
2008 48.14
2009 48.13
2010 48.13
2011 48.13
2012 48.14
2013 48.15
2014 48.16
2015 48.16
2016 48.17

Population, male

The value for Population, male in India was 686,291,900 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 686,291,900 in 2016 and a minimum value of 231,929,000 in 1960.

Definition: Male population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all male residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Bank's total population and age/sex distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 231,929,000
1961 236,694,400
1962 241,635,700
1963 246,738,600
1964 251,982,800
1965 257,357,100
1966 262,849,900
1967 268,474,700
1968 274,275,900
1969 280,313,600
1970 286,628,700
1971 293,242,000
1972 300,134,800
1973 307,259,100
1974 314,545,900
1975 321,945,700
1976 329,434,800
1977 337,029,100
1978 344,765,800
1979 352,701,100
1980 360,871,600
1981 369,286,300
1982 377,918,000
1983 386,723,600
1984 395,642,600
1985 404,628,600
1986 413,665,300
1987 422,756,000
1988 431,898,400
1989 441,096,300
1990 450,351,800
1991 459,654,100
1992 468,994,900
1993 478,382,400
1994 487,829,900
1995 497,343,800
1996 506,921,900
1997 516,550,100
1998 526,208,400
1999 535,870,400
2000 545,513,500
2001 555,120,300
2002 564,681,900
2003 574,194,000
2004 583,656,200
2005 593,062,000
2006 602,414,100
2007 611,691,900
2008 620,838,700
2009 629,781,800
2010 638,471,900
2011 646,880,700
2012 655,027,700
2013 662,970,900
2014 670,795,900
2015 678,564,300
2016 686,291,900

Population, male (% of total)

Population, male (% of total) in India was 51.83 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 51.87 in 2010, while its lowest value was 51.60 in 1960.

Definition: Male population is the percentage of the population that is male. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 51.60
1961 51.62
1962 51.65
1963 51.67
1964 51.69
1965 51.71
1966 51.73
1967 51.74
1968 51.75
1969 51.77
1970 51.78
1971 51.79
1972 51.80
1973 51.81
1974 51.82
1975 51.82
1976 51.82
1977 51.81
1978 51.81
1979 51.80
1980 51.79
1981 51.78
1982 51.78
1983 51.77
1984 51.77
1985 51.76
1986 51.76
1987 51.76
1988 51.76
1989 51.76
1990 51.76
1991 51.76
1992 51.76
1993 51.77
1994 51.78
1995 51.78
1996 51.79
1997 51.79
1998 51.79
1999 51.80
2000 51.80
2001 51.81
2002 51.81
2003 51.82
2004 51.83
2005 51.84
2006 51.84
2007 51.85
2008 51.86
2009 51.87
2010 51.87
2011 51.87
2012 51.86
2013 51.85
2014 51.84
2015 51.84
2016 51.83

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population