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India - Population ages 65 years and above as a share of total population

6.0 (%) in 2017

In 2017, population aged 65 years and above for India was 6 %. Between 1968 and 2017, population aged 65 years and above of India grew substantially from 3.3 to 6 % rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 3.12 % in 2017.

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What is population aged 65 years and above?

Population ages 65 and above as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population.

What is India population aged 65 years and above?

Date Value Change, %
2017 6.0 3.12 %
2016 5.8 3.05 %
2015 5.6 2.40 %
2014 5.5 2.07 %
2013 5.4 1.81 %
2012 5.3 1.74 %
2011 5.2 1.82 %
2010 5.1 1.28 %
2009 5.0 1.28 %
2008 5.0 1.35 %
2007 4.9 1.47 %
2006 4.8