Politics What is the National Population Register? Updated : December 25, 2019 06:32 AM IST The data for National Population Register was collected in 2010 along with the houselisting phase of Census of India 2011. It is mandatory for every usual resident of India to register in the NPR. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.