Currency

Indian rupee (₹)

GDP

US$2.7 trillion (2018)

If India Were 100 People

  • 41 would speak Hindi
  • 8 would speak Bengali
  • 7 would speak Telagu
  • 7 would speak Marathi
  • 30 would speak one of 10 other scheduled languages
  • 7 would speak one of 437 other recognised languages

Language Spoken

Hindi and English (official)

Percentage: Religion

  • 80 Hindu
  • 14 Muslim
  • 2 Christian
  • 2 Sikh
  • 1 Buddhist
  • 1 Other

Population

1.35 billion

Population per Sq Km

  • Delhi: 12,591
  • India: 455
  • USA: 36

Time

India Standard Time (GMT/UTC plus 5½ hours)