Population of India 2021

Population of India 2021

India (Bharat, Hindustan) officially the Republic of India is a country in Southern Asia. India is second most populous country in the world, with more than 1 billion representing 17.7% of the world’s population. By Land area its the seventh-largest country in the world. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of India in 2020 is estimated at 1,380,004,385  (138 Billion) people at mid-year 

Source: World Population Prospects 2019


India Population 2021

India has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 0.99%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 1,391,308,838 (139 billion)* equivalent to 18.47% of the total world population.

Population of India  in 2021 –  139 Crores (Approx)
India2020 Population
Total Population1,380,004,385 (138 Crore)
Global Rank2
Share of World Pop.17.7%
Population Density464 per km2
Life Expectancy70.42 year
Median Age28.4 Years
Fertility Rate2.24
Total Area2,973,190 Km2
Area Rank7th
Urban Population%
Capital CityNew Delhi

: Worldometer & latest United Nations data.