Population Statistics


Total Population


Population with a disability

according to World Health Organization’s 15% estimate

Election Dates

01 October 2007

Ratified the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Constitution of India (1949, last amended 2012)

Updated: June 2015

Section 65, subsection 2 states:

When the President is unable to discharge his functions owing to absence, illness or any other cause, the Vice-President shall discharge his functions until the date on which the President resumes his duties.


Excerpt from the Constitution of India (1949, last amended 2012)