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| Last Updated:: 15/02/2016

Population,Growth Rate,Vital Rate and Sex Ratio (India 1901-2011)

 

Population    >   2013-14

 

Year Population in Millions Change in Population Growth Rate (%) Crude Birth Rate Crude Death Rate Sex Ratio (F/M) in 1000s
1901 238.4   - 45.8 44.4 972
1911 252.1 13.7 0.56 49.2 42.6 964
1921 251.3 -0.8 -0.03 48.1 47.2 955
1931 279 27.7 1.04 46.4 36.3 950
1941 318.7 39.7 1.33 45.2 31.2 945
1951 361.1 42.4 1.25 39.9 27.4 946
1961 439.2 78.1 1.95 41.7 22.8 941
1971 548.2 109.1 2.2 41.2 19 930
1981 683.3 135.1 2.22 37.2 15 934
1991 846.4 163.1 2.14 32.5 11.4 927
2001 1028.7 182.3 1.97 24.8 8.9 933
2011 1210.2 181.5 1.64     940

 

Source: Census 2011, Govt of India