India Population Growth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of India population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of India in 2021 is 1,393,409,038, a 0.97% increase from 2020.
  • The population of India in 2020 was 1,380,004,385, a 0.99% increase from 2019.
  • The population of India in 2019 was 1,366,417,754, a 1.02% increase from 2018.
  • The population of India in 2018 was 1,352,642,280, a 1.04% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2021 Population Growth Rate
India 1,393,409,038
Indonesia 276,361,783
Pakistan 225,199,937
Nigeria 211,400,708
Bangladesh 166,303,498
Philippines 111,046,913
Egypt 104,258,327
Vietnam 98,168,833
Kenya 54,985,698
Myanmar 54,806,012
Sudan 44,909,353
Ukraine 43,466,819
Morocco 37,344,795
Uzbekistan 33,935,763
Angola 33,933,610
Ghana 31,732,129
Cameroon 27,224,265
Sri Lanka 21,497,310
Zambia 18,920,651
Cambodia 16,946,438
Tunisia 11,935,766
Bolivia 11,832,940
Honduras 10,062,991
Papua New Guinea 9,119,010
Nicaragua 6,702,385
El Salvador 6,518,499
Mauritania 4,775,119
Moldova 4,024,019
Georgia 3,979,765
Mongolia 3,329,289
Lesotho 2,159,079
Timor-Leste 1,343,873
Eswatini 1,172,362
Djibouti 1,002,187
Bhutan 779,898
Solomon Islands 703,996
Cabo Verde 561,898
Micronesia 554,397
Vanuatu 314,464
Sao Tome and Principe 223,368
Kiribati 121,392
India - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2021 1,393,409,038 0.97%
2020 1,380,004,385 0.99%
2019 1,366,417,754 1.02%
2018 1,352,642,280 1.04%
2017 1,338,676,785 1.07%
2016 1,324,517,249 1.10%
2015 1,310,152,403 1.12%
2014 1,295,600,772 1.15%
2013 1,280,842,125 1.19%
2012 1,265,780,247 1.24%
2011 1,250,287,943 1.30%
2010 1,234,281,170 1.36%
2009 1,217,726,215 1.42%
2008 1,200,669,765 1.48%
2007 1,183,209,472 1.52%
2006 1,165,486,291 1.56%
2005 1,147,609,927 1.59%
2004 1,129,623,456 1.63%
2003 1,111,523,144 1.67%
2002 1,093,317,189 1.70%
2001 1,075,000,085 1.74%
2000 1,056,575,549 1.78%
1999 1,038,058,156 1.82%
1998 1,019,483,581 1.86%
1997 1,000,900,030 1.89%
1996 982,365,243 1.91%
1995 963,922,588 1.94%
1994 945,601,831 1.96%
1993 927,403,860 1.99%
1992 909,307,016 2.02%
1991 891,273,209 2.06%
1990 873,277,798 2.10%
1989 855,334,678 2.13%
1988 837,468,930 2.17%
1987 819,682,102 2.21%
1986 801,975,244 2.25%
1985 784,360,008 2.29%
1984 766,833,410 2.32%
1983 749,428,958 2.35%
1982 732,239,504 2.36%
1981 715,384,993 2.35%
1980 698,952,844 2.34%
1979 682,995,354 2.32%
1978 667,499,806 2.31%
1977 652,408,776 2.32%
1976 637,630,087 2.33%
1975 623,102,897 2.35%
1974 608,802,600 2.36%
1973 594,770,134 2.35%
1972 581,087,256 2.33%
1971 567,868,018 2.28%
1970 555,189,792 2.23%
1969 543,084,336 2.18%
1968 531,513,824 2.14%
1967 520,400,576 2.11%
1966 509,631,500 2.11%
1965 499,123,324 2.10%
1964 488,848,135 2.09%
1963 478,825,608 2.08%
1962 469,077,190 2.05%
1961 459,642,165 2.02%
1960 450,547,679 1.98%
1959 441,798,578 1.94%
1958 433,380,978 1.91%
1957 425,270,695 1.88%
1956 417,442,811 1.84%
1955 409,880,595 1.81%
1954 402,578,596 1.78%
1953 395,544,369 1.73%
1952 388,799,073 1.68%
1951 382,376,948 1.61%
1950 376,325,200 0.00%