Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D) releases Data on Police Organizations as on 01.01.2020

The Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D) released Data on Police Organizations as on 01.01.2020 online today.

The BPR&D has been publishing the “Data on Police Organizations” (DoPO), annually, since the year 1986. DoPO as on 01.01.2019 was released by the Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah, on 29th January, 2020.  This is for the first time in the history of BPR&D that DoPO for a particular year has been released during the year itself. Much effort has gone into verifying the data.

The salient features of the DoPO as on 01.01.2020 are as under:

A.1.Total Sanctioned  Police Force in the States/ UTs (Civil +  DAR+ Spl. Armed+ IRB)26,23,225
 2Total Actual Police Force (Civil +  DAR+ Spl. Armed+ IRB)20,91,488
 4Strength of Women in Police Force (Civil +  DAR+ Spl. Armed+ IRB)/ Percentage2,15,504/


 5Percentage increase of Woman Police over the previous year16.05%
B.6Total Sanctioned  Strength of CAPFs11,09,511
 7Total Actual  Strength of CAPFs9,82,391
 8Strength of Woman Police  in CAPFs/ Percentage29,249/


C.9Number of Police Districts800
 10Number of Sanctioned Police Stations16,955
 11Number of State Armed Police Battalions318
 12Number of Police Commissionerates63
 13Number of Police Personnel recruited in 20191,19,069
 14Expenditure on Police Training : Financial Year 2019-20

(Rs. in crores)

D.15Population Per Police Person (PPP)  – Sanctioned511.81           
 16Police Population Ratio (PPR) (Police Personnel per lakh of population) – Sanctioned195.39
 17Police Area Ratio (PAR)  (Per 100 Sq Km.) – Sanctioned    79.80
 18Police Vehicles available with States/UTs Police2,02,925
 19CCTV cameras available with States/UTs Police4,60,220

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NW/RK/PK/DDD/AD  /  (Release ID: 1684384)

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