India Population  1950-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The total population in India was estimated at 1299.0 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures. Looking back, in the year of 1950, India had a population of 359.0 million people.

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India Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.46 3.49 8.30 3.46 percent [+]
Employed Persons 29650.00 28999.00 29650.00 17491.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 44.85 48.26 48.26 5.10 Million [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 52.50 50.90 52.90 50.90 percent [+]
Population 1299.00 1283.00 1299.00 359.00 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 17400.00 17500.00 17500.00 17300.00 INR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 11000.00 11000.00 11000.00 10300.00 INR/Month [+]
Wages 272.19 255.65 272.19 3.87 INR/Day [+]
Wages High Skilled 44000.00 48100.00 48100.00 44000.00 INR/Month [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 347.30 322.07 347.30 4.86 INR/Day [+]
Wages Low Skilled 10300.00 11900.00 13300.00 10300.00 INR/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.90 18.10 18.10 12.90 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. This page provides - India Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. India Population - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1299.00 1283.00 1299.00 359.00 1950 - 2016 Million Yearly




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