The data for National Population Register was collected in 2010 alongwith the houselisting phase of Census of India 2011.
The present status of NPR
The data for NPR was collected in 2010 alongwith the houselisting phase of Census of India 2011. The updation of these collected data was done during 2015 by conducting door to door survey by Indian Govt. Now it has been decided by Indian Govt. to update the National Population Register along with the Houselisting phase of Census 2021. A Gazette notification to this effect has already been published by the Central Government. There will be a detailed survey on gender and literacy rate, a number of towns, slum households and their population. Information is also collected on sources of potable water, energy, irrigation, method of farming, whether a house is a concrete, thatched or others.