The total population in India was estimated at 1312.2 million people in 2019, according to the latest census figures. source: Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI)

Looking back, in the year of 1950, India had a population of 359.0 million people. This page provides - India Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. India Population - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on February of 2021.

Population in India is expected to reach 1326.20 Million by the end of 2020, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the India Population is projected to trend around 1339.70 Million in 2021 and 1352.70 Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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India Population

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1312.24 1298.04 1312.24 359.00 1950 - 2019 Million Yearly

India Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.50 7.00 23.50 6.50 percent [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 49.80 50.40 63.70 49.80 percent [+]
Population 1312.24 1298.04 1312.24 359.00 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 23.70 23.10 23.70 22.90 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 178.00 178.00 178.00 35.00 INR/Day [+]
Employment Rate 46.80 47.80 50.80 46.80 percent [+]

India Population
The population of India represents 17.99 percent of the world′s total population which arguably means that one person in every 6 people on the planet is a resident of India.