India: Percent female population

(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
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India: Female population, percent of total

, 1960 - 2020: For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1960 to 2020. The average value for India during that period was 48.11 percent with a minimum of 47.97 percent in 2005 and a maximum of 48.4 percent in 1960. The latest value from 2020 is 48.04 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 186 countries is 49.85 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.
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