India ended 2016 with a population of 1,324,171,354 people, which represents an increasea of 15,117,374 people compared to 2015.
India ranks No. 2 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The male population is greater, with 686,291,907 men, representing 51.83% of the total, compared to 637,879,447 or 51.83% women.
India has a high population density, with 403 people per square km and it was in position 178th in our ranking of density population in 2016 .