What is the size of India’s population? – Charting Economy


What is the size of India’s population?


Population compares estimates from the US Bureau of the Census based on statistics from population censuses, vital statistics registration systems, or sample surveys pertaining to the recent past and on assumptions about future trends.

Population growth projection

Projected by UN’s Population Division in World Population Prospects: 2019 Revision. There are many sets of assumptions in the projections, and we show here the medium fertility scenario as a base case.

India’s population

India is the world’s second-most populous country with around 1,297 million people. It is almost four times the size of those in the US. The population growth is projected to be at a healthy rate of 0.921% annually over the next five years.

Related Questions

What is the size of India’s economy? See Chart

What is the demographic structure of India? See Chart

How has the structure of India’s GDP changed over the years? See Chart

How much does India’s economy rely on external trade? See Chart

Where are the key economic regions in India? See Chart

Economic Freedom Index: How free is India’s economy? See Chart

Translate »