India Population: The timeline of total, male, female populations and growth rates

The population of India is 1,366,417,754 and the population growth amounts 1.01% (2019). The male and female population are 710,129,571 (51.97%) and 656,288,183 (48.03%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 1.15% (positive growth).

The below table shows the India population history (1960-). Growth(%) is the Y/Y ratio of total population and the percent values below the male and female populations mean the ratios of those by the total population.

Year Total Growth(%) Male Female
2019 1,366,417,754 1.01% 710,129,571
51.97%
656,288,183
48.03%
2018 1,352,617,328 1.03% 703,042,609
51.98%
649,574,719
48.02%
2017 1,338,658,835 1.06% 695,871,194
51.98%
642,787,641
48.02%
2016 1,324,509,589 1.08% 688,600,704
51.99%
635,908,885
48.01%
2015 1,310,152,403 1.11% 681,223,338
52.00%
628,929,065
48.00%
2014 1,295,604,184 1.14% 673,749,546
52.00%
621,854,638
48.00%
2013 1,280,846,129 1.18% 666,167,747
52.01%
614,678,382
47.99%
2012 1,265,782,790 1.22% 658,421,676
52.02%
607,361,114
47.98%
2011 1,250,288,729 1.28% 650,437,004
52.02%
599,851,725
47.98%
2010 1,234,281,170 1.34% 642,164,185
52.03%
592,116,985
47.97%
2009 1,217,726,215 1.40% 633,583,575
52.03%
584,142,640
47.97%
2008 1,200,669,765 1.45% 624,720,985
52.03%
575,948,780
47.97%
2007 1,183,209,472 1.50% 615,629,521
52.03%
567,579,951
47.97%
2006 1,165,486,291 1.53% 606,386,475
52.03%
559,099,816
47.97%
2005 1,147,609,927 1.57% 597,052,215
52.03%
550,557,712
47.97%
2004 1,129,623,456 1.60% 587,649,479
52.02%
541,973,977
47.98%
2003 1,111,523,144 1.64% 578,176,498
52.02%
533,346,646
47.98%
2002 1,093,317,189 1.68% 568,640,651
52.01%
524,676,538
47.99%
2001 1,075,000,085 1.71% 559,042,840
52.00%
515,957,245
48.00%
2000 1,056,575,549 1.75% 549,387,865
52.00%
507,187,684
48.00%
1999 1,038,058,156 1.79% 539,685,381
51.99%
498,372,775
48.01%
1998 1,019,483,581 1.82% 529,954,036
51.98%
489,529,545
48.02%
1997 1,000,900,030 1.85% 520,217,327
51.97%
480,682,703
48.03%
1996 982,365,243 1.88% 510,502,544
51.97%
471,862,699
48.03%
1995 963,922,588 1.90% 500,830,599
51.96%
463,091,989
48.04%
1994 945,601,831 1.92% 491,216,889
51.95%
454,384,942
48.05%
1993 927,403,860 1.95% 481,663,760
51.94%
445,740,100
48.06%
1992 909,307,016 1.98% 472,162,605
51.93%
437,144,411
48.07%
1991 891,273,209 2.02% 462,697,153
51.91%
428,576,056
48.09%
1990 873,277,798 2.05% 453,257,378
51.90%
420,020,420
48.10%
1989 855,334,678 2.09% 443,851,779
51.89%
411,482,899
48.11%
1988 837,468,930 2.12% 434,493,471
51.88%
402,975,459
48.12%
1987 819,682,102 2.16% 425,183,249
51.87%
394,498,853
48.13%
1986 801,975,244 2.20% 415,921,167
51.86%
386,054,077
48.14%
1985 784,360,008 2.23% 406,713,090
51.85%
377,646,918
48.15%
1984 766,833,410 2.27% 397,556,537
51.84%
369,276,873
48.16%
1983 749,428,958 2.29% 388,469,530
51.84%
360,959,428
48.16%
1982 732,239,504 2.30% 379,503,286
51.83%
352,736,218
48.17%
1981 715,384,993 2.30% 370,724,073
51.82%
344,660,920
48.18%
1980 698,952,844 2.28% 362,179,439
51.82%
336,773,405
48.18%
1979 682,995,354 2.27% 353,898,050
51.82%
329,097,304
48.18%
1978 667,499,806 2.26% 345,870,436
51.82%
321,629,370
48.18%
1977 652,408,776 2.27% 338,059,110
51.82%
314,349,666
48.18%
1976 637,630,087 2.28% 330,405,802
51.82%
307,224,285
48.18%
1975 623,102,897 2.30% 322,871,273
51.82%
300,231,624
48.18%
1974 608,802,600 2.30% 315,439,602
51.81%
293,362,998
48.19%
1973 594,770,134 2.30% 308,133,554
51.81%
286,636,580
48.19%
1972 581,087,256 2.27% 300,998,427
51.80%
280,088,829
48.20%
1971 567,868,018 2.23% 294,098,353
51.79%
273,769,665
48.21%
1970 555,189,792 2.18% 287,477,047
51.78%
267,712,745
48.22%
1969 543,084,336 2.13% 281,151,625
51.77%
261,932,711
48.23%
1968 531,513,824 2.09% 275,100,841
51.76%
256,412,983
48.24%
1967 520,400,576 2.07% 269,283,161
51.75%
251,117,415
48.25%
1966 509,631,500 2.06% 263,638,001
51.73%
245,993,499
48.27%
1965 499,123,324 2.06% 258,120,907
51.71%
241,002,417
48.29%
1964 488,848,135 2.05% 252,717,316
51.70%
236,130,819
48.30%
1963 478,825,608 2.04% 247,438,411
51.68%
231,387,197
48.32%
1962 469,077,190 2.01% 242,296,454
51.65%
226,780,736
48.35%
1961 459,642,165 1.98% 237,313,421
51.63%
222,328,744
48.37%
1960 450,547,679 N/A% 232,504,741
51.60%
218,042,938
48.40%

Growth rates of India population (1961-)

The below chart is the timeline of India population growth rates for 60 years.

India population and growth rate by ages

The India population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 363,716,694, 915,551,972, 87,149,088 respectively in 2019.

The percentages below population values ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over in each year represent the ratios of them by the total population.

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 1,366,417,754 363,716,694
26.62%
915,551,972
67.00%
87,149,088
6.38%
2018 1,352,617,328 365,927,649
27.05%
903,098,528
66.77%
83,591,151
6.18%
2017 1,338,658,835 367,846,040
27.48%
890,719,320
66.54%
80,093,475
5.98%
2016 1,324,509,589 369,967,745
27.93%
877,808,961
66.27%
76,732,882
5.79%
2015 1,310,152,403 372,623,069
28.44%
863,969,050
65.94%
73,560,284
5.61%
2014 1,295,604,184 374,759,010
28.93%
849,864,260
65.60%
70,980,914
5.48%
2013 1,280,846,129 376,921,353
29.43%
835,220,408
65.21%
68,704,368
5.36%
2012 1,265,782,790 378,833,499
29.93%
820,297,112
64.81%
66,652,179
5.27%
2011 1,250,288,729 380,043,299
30.40%
805,553,576
64.43%
64,691,854
5.17%
2010 1,234,281,170 380,285,235
30.81%
791,275,571
64.11%
62,720,364
5.08%
2009 1,217,726,215 380,433,169
31.24%
776,202,641
63.74%
61,090,405
5.02%
2008 1,200,669,765 379,864,849
31.64%
761,335,667
63.41%
59,469,249
4.95%
2007 1,183,209,472 378,748,574
32.01%
746,636,062
63.10%
57,824,836
4.89%
2006 1,165,486,291 377,329,653
32.38%
732,023,639
62.81%
56,132,999
4.82%
2005 1,147,609,927 375,719,594
32.74%
717,517,456
62.52%
54,372,877
4.74%
2004 1,129,623,456 374,453,954
33.15%
702,330,924
62.17%
52,838,578
4.68%
2003 1,111,523,144 373,029,802
33.56%
687,264,150
61.83%
51,229,192
4.61%
2002 1,093,317,189 371,381,359
33.97%
672,383,344
61.50%
49,552,486
4.53%
2001 1,075,000,085 369,374,967
34.36%
657,781,664
61.19%
47,843,454
4.45%
2000 1,056,575,549 366,904,765
34.73%
643,545,591
60.91%
46,125,193
4.37%
1999 1,038,058,156 364,939,728
35.16%
628,437,451
60.54%
44,680,977
4.30%
1998 1,019,483,581 362,650,372
35.57%
613,586,394
60.19%
43,246,815
4.24%
1997 1,000,900,030 359,978,014
35.97%
599,111,036
59.86%
41,810,980
4.18%
1996 982,365,243 356,859,179
36.33%
585,146,577
59.57%
40,359,487
4.11%
1995 963,922,588 353,275,739
36.65%
571,765,886
59.32%
38,880,963
4.03%
1994 945,601,831 349,805,827
36.99%
558,019,744
59.01%
37,776,260
3.99%
1993 927,403,860 345,826,026
37.29%
544,905,880
58.76%
36,671,954
3.95%
1992 909,307,016 341,378,976
37.54%
532,374,432
58.55%
35,553,608
3.91%
1991 891,273,209 336,594,426
37.77%
520,272,166
58.37%
34,406,617
3.86%
1990 873,277,798 331,545,788
37.97%
508,508,810
58.23%
33,223,200
3.80%
1989 855,334,678 326,660,933
38.19%
496,222,515
58.02%
32,451,230
3.79%
1988 837,468,930 321,598,338
38.40%
484,214,094
57.82%
31,656,498
3.78%
1987 819,682,102 316,268,767
38.58%
472,583,715
57.65%
30,829,620
3.76%
1986 801,975,244 310,441,835
38.71%
461,564,901
57.55%
29,968,508
3.74%
1985 784,360,008 303,956,109
38.75%
451,331,895
57.54%
29,072,004
3.71%
1984 766,833,410 298,375,131
38.91%
440,089,863
57.39%
28,368,416
3.70%
1983 749,428,958 292,449,087
39.02%
429,338,485
57.29%
27,641,386
3.69%
1982 732,239,504 286,325,514
39.10%
419,033,632
57.23%
26,880,358
3.67%
1981 715,384,993 280,243,739
39.17%
409,064,683
57.18%
26,076,571
3.65%
1980 698,952,844 274,325,593
39.25%
399,399,535
57.14%
25,227,716
3.61%
1979 682,995,354 269,331,989
39.43%
389,096,604
56.97%
24,566,761
3.60%
1978 667,499,806 264,544,438
39.63%
379,066,475
56.79%
23,888,893
3.58%
1977 652,408,776 259,824,353
39.83%
369,398,319
56.62%
23,186,104
3.55%
1976 637,630,087 254,937,708
39.98%
360,243,311
56.50%
22,449,068
3.52%
1975 623,102,897 249,728,336
40.08%
351,704,530
56.44%
21,670,031
3.48%
1974 608,802,600 245,375,871
40.30%
342,356,949
56.23%
21,069,780
3.46%
1973 594,770,134 240,844,887
40.49%
333,502,316
56.07%
20,422,931
3.43%
1972 581,087,256 236,214,691
40.65%
325,133,903
55.95%
19,738,662
3.40%
1971 567,868,018 231,635,539
40.79%
317,192,724
55.86%
19,039,755
3.35%
1970 555,189,792 227,147,671
40.91%
309,695,678
55.78%
18,346,443
3.30%
1969 543,084,336 223,383,971
41.13%
301,792,748
55.57%
17,907,617
3.30%
1968 531,513,824 219,862,302
41.37%
294,166,713
55.35%
17,484,809
3.29%
1967 520,400,576 216,312,897
41.57%
287,028,742
55.16%
17,058,937
3.28%
1966 509,631,500 212,274,844
41.65%
280,760,584
55.09%
16,596,072
3.26%
1965 499,123,324 207,482,203
41.57%
275,572,728
55.21%
16,068,393
3.22%
1964 488,848,135 203,051,190
41.54%
270,083,407
55.25%
15,713,538
3.21%
1963 478,825,608 197,983,197
41.35%
265,564,648
55.46%
15,277,763
3.19%
1962 469,077,190 192,519,783
41.04%
261,780,040
55.81%
14,777,367
3.15%
1961 459,642,165 187,176,691
40.72%
258,215,626
56.18%
14,249,848
3.10%
1960 450,547,679 182,270,643
40.46%
254,548,085
56.50%
13,728,951
3.05%

The below chart and table represents India population growth rates (Y/Y, %) by ages 0-14 (children), ages 15-64, ages 65 and above (elderly people).

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 1.02% -0.60% 1.38% 4.26%
2018 1.04% -0.52% 1.39% 4.37%
2017 1.07% -0.57% 1.47% 4.38%
2016 1.10% -0.71% 1.60% 4.31%
2015 1.12% -0.57% 1.66% 3.63%
2014 1.15% -0.57% 1.75% 3.31%
2013 1.19% -0.50% 1.82% 3.08%
2012 1.24% -0.32% 1.83% 3.03%
2011 1.30% -0.06% 1.80% 3.14%
2010 1.36% -0.04% 1.94% 2.67%
2009 1.42% 0.15% 1.95% 2.73%
2008 1.48% 0.29% 1.97% 2.84%
2007 1.52% 0.38% 2.00% 3.01%
2006 1.56% 0.43% 2.02% 3.24%
2005 1.59% 0.34% 2.16% 2.90%
2004 1.63% 0.38% 2.19% 3.14%
2003 1.67% 0.44% 2.21% 3.38%
2002 1.70% 0.54% 2.22% 3.57%
2001 1.74% 0.67% 2.21% 3.73%
2000 1.78% 0.54% 2.40% 3.23%
1999 1.82% 0.63% 2.42% 3.32%
1998 1.86% 0.74% 2.42% 3.43%
1997 1.89% 0.87% 2.39% 3.60%
1996 1.91% 1.01% 2.34% 3.80%
1995 1.94% 0.99% 2.46% 2.92%
1994 1.96% 1.15% 2.41% 3.01%
1993 1.99% 1.30% 2.35% 3.15%
1992 2.02% 1.42% 2.33% 3.33%
1991 2.06% 1.52% 2.31% 3.56%
1990 2.10% 1.50% 2.48% 2.38%
1989 2.13% 1.57% 2.48% 2.51%
1988 2.17% 1.69% 2.46% 2.68%
1987 2.21% 1.88% 2.39% 2.87%
1986 2.25% 2.13% 2.27% 3.08%
1985 2.29% 1.87% 2.55% 2.48%
1984 2.32% 2.03% 2.50% 2.63%
1983 2.35% 2.14% 2.46% 2.83%
1982 2.36% 2.17% 2.44% 3.08%
1981 2.35% 2.16% 2.42% 3.36%
1980 2.34% 1.85% 2.65% 2.69%
1979 2.32% 1.81% 2.65% 2.84%
1978 2.31% 1.82% 2.62% 3.03%
1977 2.32% 1.92% 2.54% 3.28%
1976 2.33% 2.09% 2.43% 3.59%
1975 2.35% 1.77% 2.73% 2.85%
1974 2.36% 1.88% 2.66% 3.17%
1973 2.35% 1.96% 2.57% 3.47%
1972 2.33% 1.98% 2.50% 3.67%
1971 2.28% 1.98% 2.42% 3.78%
1970 2.23% 1.68% 2.62% 2.45%
1969 2.18% 1.60% 2.59% 2.42%
1968 2.14% 1.64% 2.49% 2.50%
1967 2.11% 1.90% 2.23% 2.79%
1966 2.11% 2.31% 1.88% 3.28%
1965 2.10% 2.18% 2.03% 2.26%
1964 2.09% 2.56% 1.70% 2.85%
1963 2.08% 2.84% 1.45% 3.39%
1962 2.05% 2.85% 1.38% 3.70%
1961 2.02% 2.69% 1.44% 3.79%

Global rank of India population

The global rank of India population is 2 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 2
0-14 1
15-64 2
65 over 2

Data Source

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