India Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of India population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of India in 2022 is 1,417,173,173, a 0.68% increase from 2021.
  • The population of India in 2021 was 1,407,563,842, a 0.8% increase from 2020.
  • The population of India in 2020 was 1,396,387,127, a 0.96% increase from 2019.
  • The population of India in 2019 was 1,383,112,050, a 1.03% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2022 Population
India 1,417,173,173
Indonesia 275,501,339
Pakistan 235,824,862
Nigeria 218,541,212
Bangladesh 171,186,372
Philippines 115,559,009
Egypt 110,990,103
Vietnam 98,186,856
Myanmar 54,179,306
Kenya 54,027,487
Sudan 46,874,204
Ukraine 39,701,739
Morocco 37,457,971
Angola 35,588,987
Uzbekistan 34,627,652
Ghana 33,475,870
Cameroon 27,914,536
Sri Lanka 21,832,143
Zambia 20,017,675
Cambodia 16,767,842
Tunisia 12,356,117
Bolivia 12,224,110
Honduras 10,432,860
Papua New Guinea 10,142,619
Nicaragua 6,948,392
El Salvador 6,336,392
Republic of Congo 5,970,424
Mauritania 4,736,139
Georgia 3,744,385
Mongolia 3,398,366
Moldova 3,272,996
Lesotho 2,305,825
Timor-Leste 1,341,296
Eswatini 1,201,670
Djibouti 1,120,849
Bhutan 782,455
Solomon Islands 724,273
Cabo Verde 593,149
Micronesia 539,013
Vanuatu 326,740
Sao Tome and Principe 227,380
Kiribati 131,232
India - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 1,417,173,173 0.68%
2021 1,407,563,842 0.80%
2020 1,396,387,127 0.96%
2019 1,383,112,050 1.03%
2018 1,369,003,306 1.09%
2017 1,354,195,680 1.16%
2016 1,338,636,340 1.19%
2015 1,322,866,505 1.19%
2014 1,307,246,509 1.25%
2013 1,291,132,063 1.31%
2012 1,274,487,215 1.34%
2011 1,257,621,191 1.37%
2010 1,240,613,620 1.39%
2009 1,223,640,160 1.40%
2008 1,206,734,806 1.43%
2007 1,189,691,809 1.48%
2006 1,172,373,788 1.54%
2005 1,154,638,713 1.62%
2004 1,136,264,583 1.69%
2003 1,117,415,123 1.74%
2002 1,098,313,039 1.79%
2001 1,078,970,907 1.82%
2000 1,059,633,675 1.84%
1999 1,040,500,054 1.87%
1998 1,021,434,576 1.91%
1997 1,002,335,230 1.94%
1996 983,281,218 1.97%
1995 964,279,129 2.01%
1994 945,261,958 2.04%
1993 926,351,297 2.07%
1992 907,574,049 2.10%
1991 888,941,756 2.12%
1990 870,452,165 2.16%
1989 852,012,673 2.19%
1988 833,729,681 2.21%
1987 815,716,125 2.24%
1986 797,878,993 2.26%
1985 780,242,084 2.27%
1984 762,895,156 2.29%
1983 745,826,546 2.28%
1982 729,169,466 2.29%
1981 712,869,298 2.30%
1980 696,828,385 2.29%
1979 681,248,383 2.25%
1978 666,267,760 2.24%
1977 651,685,628 2.23%
1976 637,451,448 2.23%
1975 623,524,219 2.26%
1974 609,721,951 2.28%
1973 596,107,483 2.28%
1972 582,837,973 2.25%
1971 569,999,178 2.24%
1970 557,501,301 2.23%
1969 545,314,670 2.23%
1968 533,431,909 2.19%
1967 521,987,069 2.15%
1966 510,992,617 2.18%
1965 500,114,346 2.26%
1964 489,059,309 2.33%
1963 477,933,619 2.34%
1962 467,024,193 2.34%
1961 456,351,876 2.33%
1960 445,954,579 2.31%
1959 435,900,352 2.25%
1958 426,295,763 2.25%
1957 416,935,399 2.28%
1956 407,656,597 2.28%
1955 398,577,992 2.27%
1954 389,731,406 2.23%
1953 381,227,705 2.21%
1952 372,997,188 2.21%
1951 364,922,360 2.21%
1950 357,021,100 0.00%