India has one of the largest proportions of population in the younger age groups in the world. The dependency ratio, which is the ratio of economically active to economically inactive persons, is dependent on age composition. Census of India, Government of India. Aged dependency ratio Aged dependency ratio is a ratio of people above working age 65+ to workforce of a country. Literacy of population According to our estimates 695,088,940 persons or 72. This number is more than 71th ranked country Zimbabwe.
Share of population in the age group 0-14 is 30. Just go to and hit the Subscribe button. India has more than 50% of its population below the age of 25 and more than 65% below the age of 35. The table below represents the trends in India, based on sex, over the last 15 years. The Tripuris, are a Tibeto-Burman ethnic group. Many are from just one southeastern state of Andhra Pradesh including Telangana, which was part of the state until June 2014. More alarming than the data on religious communities, however, was data on education.
Growth of Muslim population in medieval India A. Majumder also concludes that recent studies suggest India has been a major contributor to the gene pool of southeast Asia. Census of India, Government of India. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by marking them offensive. For forecasted years, the U. It includes estimates and growth rates according to five different economic historians, along with estimates and overall averages derived from their estimates.
Years 1880 1881 1882 1883 1884 1885 1886 1887 1888 1889 1890 1902 Total Fertility Rate in India 5. India is the second most populated country of the world after China. The total dependency ratio of population in India is 54. The census was a massive exercise, employing millions of Indians. Among females the mean age at marriage varied from 17.
Aged dependency ratio in India is 8. This records an increase from the previous number of 83,422. The Indian castes data show low between-group differences, while the tribal Indian groups show relatively high between-group differentiation. Age structure: 0-14 years: 27. Population of India will decrease after 2064. Goa and Kerala too had working age people constituting as much as 71% and 68% of their population.
Population ageing, in the United States of America is somewhat slower than in Europe or in China: The percentage of population age 65 or older will increase from 8 percent in 1950 to about 21% in 2050 and 26% in 2100. Growth in Delhi is even more rapid than Mumbai's, and it is likely that it will overtake Mumbai to become the largest city in India within a decade. The median age of the various states also vary with fast aging Kerala and Goa, registering the highest median age of 31 and 30 years respectively, at one end and Bihar and Meghalaya recording the lowest median age of 19 years. During 1975—2010 the population doubled to 1. It shows the number of years a newborn infant would live assuming that birth and death rates will remain at the same level during the whole lifetime.
Age- sex structure is one of the most important characteristics of population composition. Bangladesh, Indonesia, Pakistan, the Republic of Korea, Thailand and Viet Nam will also have significant numbers. Population of India has increased by 182. During the decade 2001-11, improvement was observed at middle and above educational levels and decline in percentage share at lower levels below-primary and primary. By 2100, the population aged 65 and above will be 27% of the total population in Europe. There was a huge window of opportunity for India-Sri Lanka ties, Mr Sandhu said.
The Indian foreign policy has become more proactive and the world appreciated India's leadership, he said. According to the Census of India 2011, the population of India stood at 1,210,854,977 comprising of 623,270,258 males and 587,584,719 females. The percentage decadal growth during 2001-2011 has registered the sharpest decline since independence. In China, the number of jobs grew by 144 million between 1991 and 2013 but the working-age population increased by 241 million. These languages include English, Hindi, and Tamil along with many additional tongues and dialects; however, the former two languages English and Hindi are the official languages of the Indian Government. For India, the proportion of children 0-14 years is 31%. India Population by Year Historical 2019 1,368,737,513 51.