Global Indices and India’s Rankings represent the country’s performance on indicators that range from social to economic factors along with political indicators as well.
The article mentions the latest India’s ranks in the 26 Global Indices varying from 2019 to March 2021. India’s Rank in Global Indices in 2021 will be updated when the latest international organizations’ reports will be published.
India has got mixed results in the Global Indices Ranking 2019-2021; for example:
- India’s rank improved by four positions in Global Kids Right Index 2020.
- India has fallen 10 positions below in the Global Competitive Index 2019 as compared to the 2018 position. Candidates must know that the Global Competitive Index for 2020 has been paused.
- India has improved in the ranking for Index of Cancer Preparedness 2019 as compared to 2018.
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India’s Global Indices Ranking 2018-2021:- Download PDF Here
An exhaustive list of the various global development indexes for the year 2019-2021 has been compiled below. Candidates writing the UPSC exams in the year 2021 will find this information of immense value.
India’s Global Indices Ranking
India’s Global Rankings 2018-2021
|Index||International Organization||India’s Rank in 2020-21||India’s Rank 2019||India’s Rank in 2018||Country/Region’s at Rank No.1 [Latest]|
|Global Competitive Index||World Economic Forum (WEF)||Paused||68th||58th||Singapore|
|Travel & Tourism Competitiveness||World Economic Forum (WEF)||Yet to Release||34th||40th||Spain|
|Global Liveability Index||The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)||Yet to release||Delhi at 118
Mumbai at 119
|Delhi at 112th
Mumbai at 117th
|Vienna – Capital of Austria|
|Child Well Being Index [National Index]||NGO World Vision India + IFMR LEAD||N/A||N/A||N/A||Kerala topped the charts in the child well-being index in 2019|
|Safe Cities Index||The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)||Not Released||Mumbai at 45
New Delhi at 52
|N/A||Tokyo – Capital of Japan|
|Composite Water Management Index [National Index]||NITI Aayog||N/A||N/A||N/A||Gujarat performed well among the Non-Himalyan States, while Tripura among the North-Eastern Himalayan States in 2018|
|State Rooftop Solar Attractiveness Index [National Index]||Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE)||N/A||N/A||N/A||Karnataka was ranked 1st in 2019|
|Asia Power Index||Lowy Institute||4th||4th||4th||United States|
|Global Kids Right Index||KidsRights Foundation||113th||117th||116||Iceland|
|Index of Cancer Preparedness||The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)||Yet to Release||19th||20th||Australia|
|World Competitive Ranking||International Institute for Management Development (IMD)||43rd||43rd||58th||Singapore|
|Commitment to Reduce Inequality Index||Oxfam||129th||147th||147th||Denmark|
|Exclusive Internet Index||The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)||46th||47th||N/A||Sweden|
|Global Talent Competitiveness Index||Adecco Group, INSEAD and Tata Communications||72nd||80th||81st||Switzerland|
|NITI Aayog AMFFRI Index [National Index]||National Institution for Transforming India i.e. NITI Aayog||Not Released||N/A||N/A||Maharashtra topped the first-ever edition of the index in 2019|
|Global Innovation Index||World Intellectual Property Organization||48th||52nd||57th||Switzerland|
|Health Index of India [National Index]||NITI Aayog||N/A||N/A||N/A||Kerala ranked 1st in 2019|
|Henley Passport Index||International Air Transport Association (IATA)||85th||86th||81st||Japan and Singapore|
|Climate Vulnerability Index||IITs, IISC, Bengaluru and the Swiss Development Corporation||N/A||N/A||N/A||Assam topped in 2019|
|QS World University Ranking||Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)||172nd [IIT Bomaby]||152nd Position, IIT Bombay||190th Position, IIT Bombay||Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), United States|
|GlobaI Peace Index||Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP)||139th||141||136th||Iceland|
|World Press Freedom Index||Reporters Without Borders||142nd||140th||138th||Norway|
|GDPR Readiness Index||CISCO||Not Released||6th||N/A||N/A|
|Corruption Perception Index||Transparency International||86th||78th||81th||New Zealand & Denmark|
|Bloomberg Innovation Index||Bloomberg Business||50th||54th||N/A||South Korea|
|Ease of Doing Business||World Bank||63rd||77th||126||New Zealand|
Aspirants can have a look at 2016 India’s Global Indices data below:
India’s Global Indices Ranking 2019:- Download PDF Here
The above details would help candidates prepare for UPSC 2021.