Data File

Overseas Indian Population 2001

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The overseas Indian population, excluding the South Indian subcontinent, in 2001 was estimated at 17 million. Indian Americans

constituted the second largest group, outside Mynamar and are now believed to have overtaken that country as well. The top 10 countries accounted for almost three quarter of all overseas Indians and just 25 countries for almost 95% of all overseas Indians.

 

Country Indian Population
Myanmar 2,902,000
United States 1,678,765
Malaysia 1,665,000
Saudi Arabia 1,500,000
United Kingdom 1,200,000
South Africa 1,000,000
U.A.E. 950,000
Canada 851,000
Mauritius 715,756
Trinidad & Tobago 500,600
Guyana 395,350
Fiji 336,829
Oman 312,000
Singapore 307,000
Kuwait 295,000
Reunion Islands 220,055
Netherlands 217,000
Australia 190,000
Suriname 150,456
Qatar 131,000
Bahrain 130,000
Kenya 102,500
Yemen 100,900
Tanzania 90,000
Thailand 85,000
Italy 71,500
Portugal 70,000
France 65,000
Jamaica 61,500
Indonesia 55,000
New Zealand 55,000
Hong Kong 50,500
Israel 45,300
Guadeloupe 40,000
Philippines 38,000
Germany 35,000
Madagascar 29,000
Spain 29,000
Nigeria 25,000
Mozambique 20,870
Zimbabwe 16,700
Russia 16,044
Switzerland 13,500
Zambia 13,000
Libya 12,400
Uganda 12,000
Austria 11,945
Lebanon 11,025
Sweden 11,000
Japan 10,000
Maldives 9,001
Botswana 9,000
Brunei 7,600
Belgium 7,000
Greece 7,000
Norway 5,630
Seychelles 5,000
Ghana 3,800
Ukraine 3,400
South Korea 2,700
Barbados 2,200
Panama 2,164
Denmark 2,152
Brazil 1,900
Syria 1,800
Taiwan 1,800
Eritrea 1,753
Argentina 1600
Ireland 1,600
Bhutan 1,500
Sudan 1,500
Egypt 1,390
Finland 1,170
Kazakhstan 1,127
Papua New Guinea 1,000
Jordan 930
Poland 825
Iran 800
Ethiopia 734
Uzbekistan 690
Venezuela 690
Chile 650
Afghanistan 500
Belize 500
Romania 491
Benin 450
Czech Republic 420
Mexico 400
Tajikistan 400
Morocco 375
Vietnam 320
China 305
Burundi 300
Cambodia 300
Cote d’Ivoire 300
Cyprus 300
Turkey 300
Djibouti 280
Azerbaijan 250
Cameroon 250
Andorra 200
Armenia 200
St Lucia 200
St.Vincent/Grenadines 160
Peru 145
Gambia 135
Chad 125
Laos 125
Iraq 110
Namibia 110
Kyrgyzstan 100
Slovakia 100
Belarus 70
Tunisia 70
Comoros 50
Vanuatu 50
Algeria 45
Angola 45
Mongolia 35
G.Bissau 25
Guatemala 22
Senegal 21
Bulgaria 20
Colombia 20
Dominica 20
Mali 20
Solomon Islands 20
Costa Rica 16
Croatia 10
Ecuador 5
North Korea 5
Lithuania 5
Cape Verde 4

 

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