(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
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India: Female population, percent of total
For that indicator, United Nations Population Division provides data for India from 1960 to 2018. The average value for India during that period was 48.21 percent with a minimum of 48.13 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 48.4 percent in 1960.
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Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.