India’s ranking in various indexes 2019-2020

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India’s ranking in various indexes 2019-2020

India’s ranking in various indexes 2019-2020:

How does India rank in various indexes around the world? This is an ever trending topic and hence, you can anticipate questions related to this in all your competitive exams. These ranks are released every year, but the ranks for 2019-2020 are usually asked in exams. Try to remember these ranks as they are definitely easy to score. Read on to know India’s ranking in various indexes 2019-2020.

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  1. Ease of Doing Business 2020

India’s Rank: 63rd rank

Topped by: New Zealand

Index released by: World Bank

Notes: India Improved by 23 places from previous year’s ranking of 77th rank

 

  1. Global Peace index 2019

India’s Rank: 141st rank

Topped by: Iceland

Index released by: Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP)

 

  1. Human Development Index (HDI) 2019

India’s Rank: 129th rank

Topped by: Norway

Index released by: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

 

  1. World Happiness index

India’s Rank: 129th  rank

Topped by: Finland

Index released by: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

  1. Sustainable Development goal Index 2019:

India’s Rank: 60th rank

Topped by: Kerala

Index released by: NITI Aayog

 

  1. Global Innovation Index 2019:

India’s Rank: 52nd rank

Topped by: Switzerland

Index released by: Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual Property Organization

 

  1. Global Competitiveness index 2019

India’s Rank: 58th rank

Topped by: Singapore

Index released by: World Economic Forum

 

  1. World Press Freedom 2020:

India’s Rank: 142nd rank

Topped by: Norway

Index released by: Reporters Without Borders

 

  1. Global Democracy Index

India’s Rank: 51st rank

Topped by: Norway

Index released by: EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit)

 

  1. Global Climate risk index 2019:

India’s Rank: 5th rank

Topped by: Japan

Index released by: German watch

 

  1. Global Hunger Index 2019:

India’s Rank: 102nd rank

Topped by: Central African republic (most hungry)

Index released by: Irish aid agency Concern in partnership with Welthungerhilfe

 

  1. World Inequality index

India’s Rank: 147th rank

Topped by:  Denmark

Index released by: Oxfam

 

  1. Corruption Perceptions Index 2020

India’s Rank: 80th rank

Topped by: Denmark, New Zealand

Index released by: Transparency International

 

  1. Global Talent Competitiveness index 2020:

India’s Rank: 72nd rank

Topped by: Switzerland

Index released by: Adecco Group, INSEAD and Tata Communications

 

  1. Global Gender Gap report:

India’s Rank: 112nd rank

Topped by: Iceland

Index released by: World economic Forum

Note: In 2018, rank was 108th, rank went down in 2019

According to the report, India will take nearly 100 years to close the gender gap

 

  1. Safe Cities Index: (2019)

India’s Rank: Mumbai – 45th (top Indian city in the list)

Topped by: Tokyo

Index released by: Economist Intelligence Unit

 

  1. Mercer’s Quality Of Living Index

India’s Rank: 105th for Chennai

Topped by: Vienna

Index released by: Mercer

 

  1. World Travel And Tourism Competitiveness Index

India’s Rank: 34th

Topped by: Spain

Index released by: World Economic Forum (WEF)

 

  1. IMD World Digital Competitiveness Ranking 2019

India’s Rank: 44th

Topped by: United States

Index released by: IMD

 

  1. Oxfam World inequality index 2019:

India’s Rank: 147th rank (out of 157 countries)

Topped by: United States

Index released by: IMD

Notes: India ranks amongst the bottom 11 countries which is not a good sign. Government spending is low on essential areas like health, education, social protection, and other subsidies.

 

  1. Global International Property Index 2020

India’s Rank: 40th rank

Topped by: United States

Index released by: U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC)

 

  1. Global manufacturing Index

India’s Rank: 30th rank

Topped by: Japan

Index released by: World Economic Forum

 

  1. Global Environment Performance Index 2018

India’s Rank: 177th rank

Topped by: Switzerland

Index released by: Yale, Columbia University & World Economic Forum

 

  1. Global Environment Performance Index 2018

India’s Rank: 177th rank

Topped by: Switzerland

Index released by: Yale, Columbia University & World Economic Forum

 

  1. Renewable Energy Country attractiveness 2018:

India’s Rank: 4th rank

Topped by: China

Index released by: EY

 

I hope you liked this article on some of the important indexes and India’s ranking in these indexes for the year 2019-2020. For more such interesting GK articles, check out our blog.

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