According to the Census of India, 2011 the percentage growth of population in the period of 2001-2011 was:
The % growth in population of India between 2001-2011 is 17.70%.
The population of India is about 1.21 Billion as per census 2011. The population of India is 2nd highest in the world after China and it accounts for 17.5 % of total population of world.
Between 2001-2011, population of India has been increased by 181 Million people. According to data released by government, there are 623.7 Million men and 586.5 Million women as on 2011.