2020 India Population: By Religion, State Wise, Density, City Wise, and More

2020 India Population: By Religion, State Wise, Density, City Wise, and More details given here. India is going to conduct it’s population counting marathon exercise in 2020 and data will be published in 2021. It is one of the largest population counting exercises in the world. This time, the population count campaign is digital and will be done by the Government employees throughout the state.

2021 Census procedure is going to become one of the largest population counting processes in the world. In this article, we have provided important details of population, by state wise population data, religion wise data, and much more. So, let’s see!

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2020 India Population (Projected / Estimated / Approx.): State Wise Population / Census

Please click on state name to get detailed and in-depth information about population for respective state.

Total Population of India in 2020 (Approx.): 138 crore

Population of India in Previous Years (Projected Only)

The last census was conducted in 2011 and India’s population was 124.72 crore. In previous census, India’s population seen significant growth, figures are given below:

  • 2011: 124.72 crore
  • 2001: 107.15 crore
  • 1991: 88.81 crore
  • 1981: 71.31 crore
  • 1971: 56.62 crore
  • 1961: 45.85 crore
  • 1951: 36.10 crore

Note: By recent administrative and political orders / laws passed by the Government of India, we will see different / combined population figures for Census 2021 for these states / UTs: Daman and Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh. We will publish population numbers for Census 2021 as and when government make it available on the official website.

Article Title: 2020 India Population: By Religion, State Wise, Density, City Wise, and More
Article last re-published on January 13, 2020.