Census 2011:Population of Delhi is 1.67 Crore

Population of Delhi as per Census 2011 is 16753235 which is much higher than 2001 population which was 13850507. Delhi is most dense state of India as per census 2011 data released today. The highest population density is in Delhi’s northeast district (37,346 per sq km) as per data. Meanwhile India's new national census has put the population at about 1.21 billion people, or 17% of the world population, the census commissioner said.The population comprising 623.7 million males and 586.5 million females is almost equal to the combined population of the United States, Indonesia, Brazil, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Japan put together. The population has increased by more than 181 million during the decade 2001-2011, the report said. The growth rate in 2011 is 17.64 per cent in comparison to 21.15 per cent in 2001.