India’s Ranking in Different Index 2022

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India’s ranking in different Index 2022: Every year, different organization/ agency releases a list of countries with the ranking and Index in different global parameters. These, different global indicators and rankings indicate the performance of a country by measuring various socio-economic indicators or factors as well as political indicators. In various competitive exams, India’s latest Ranking and the country on the first rank in the respective indices are asked. So, here, we are providing you with the article “India’s Ranking in different Index 2022″.

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India’s Ranking in Different Index 2022

IndexReleased / Published byIndia’s RankTopped by
Network Readiness Index 2022US-based Portulans Institute61stToppedby: United States
Human Development Index – 2021-22United Nations Development Program’s (UNDP)132nd Topped by:Switzerland

• Switzerland followed by Norway and Iceland. Bottom country:South Sudan
Global Environment Performance Index – 2022Yale and Columbia University researchers180th Topped by:Denmark (world’s most sustainable country)

Bottom country: India
Global Hunger Index – 2022Irish aid agency Concern Worldwide and German organisation Welt Hunger Hilfe107thTotal of 17 countries, including Belarus, Chile, China, Croatia shared the top rank
World Happiness Report 2022United Nation Sustainable Development Solution Network136thTop 3 Country:
1. Finland
2. Denmark
3. Iceland

Bottom rank: Afghanistan
World Press Freedom Index -2022Reporters Without Borders150th Topped by:Norway
Bottom Rank:North Korea
Energy Transition Index-2021World Economic Forum in collaboration with Accenture87thTopped by:Sweden
Global Innovation Index 2022World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)40thTop 3 Countries:
2. USA
Global Startup Ecosystem Index 2021Startup Blink20thTopped By: USA
World Competitiveness Index 2021Institute for Management Development’s (IMD)43thTopped by: Switzerland
Global Gender Gap Report 2022World Economic Forum135thTopped By:Iceland

Bottom rank: Afghanistan
Global Gender Gap Report 2021World Economic Forum140thTopped By:Iceland

Bottom rank: Afghanistan
International Intellectual Property Index 2022US Chamber of Commerce Global Innovation Policy Centre43rdTop 3 Country
• 1. United States
• 2. United Kingdom
• 3. Germany
Global Climate Risk Index 2021Bonn-based environmental think tank Germanwatch7thTop 3 Countries:
1. Mozambique
2. Zimbabwe
3. Bahamas
Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2023Bonn-based environmental think tank Germanwatch8thRank 4:Denmark
Top 3 position unoccupied
Economic Freedom Index 2021The Heritage Foundation121stTopped By:Singapore
Corruption Perception Index 2021Transparency International85thTopped jointly by three countries: Denmark, Finland and New Zealand
Henley Passport Index 2022Henley & Partners in collaboration with the International Air Transport Association (IATA). 83th in Quarter 1

85th in Quarter 2

87th in Quarter 3
Top Countries:
1. Japan
2. Singapore
3. South Korea
Sustainable Development Report 2021UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network120thTopped by: Finland
Global Peace Index 2021Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) Sydney135thTopped By: Iceland

Bottom Rank:Afghanistan
Inclusive Internet Index 2021Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)49thTopped by: Sweden
Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI) 2021consultancy firm Ernst & Young (EY)3rdTop 3 Country:
1. USA
2. China
3. India
Global Skills Report 2021Coursera67thTopped by: Switzerland
Chandler Good Government Index 2021Chandler Institute of Governance49thTopped by:Finland

Bottom Rank: Venezuela
Global Food Security (GFS) Index 2021sponsored by Corteva Agriscience designed constructed by London-based Economist Impact71stIreland, Australia, UK, Finland, Switzerland, Netherlands, Canada, Japan, France and US shared the top rank
World Talent Ranking report 2021International Institute for Management Development (IMD)56thTop 3 Countries:
2. Sweden
3. Luxembourg
Global Health Security Index 2021Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) and the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security at the Bloomberg School66thTop 3 Countries:
1. USA
2. Australia
3. Finland
Asia Power Index 2021Lowy Institute4thTop 3 Countries:
1. United States
2. China
3. Japan
TRACE global Bribery Risk RankingRACE International82ndTop 3 Countries:
1. Denmark
2. Norway
3. Swedenp
Global Drug Policy Index 2021Harm Reduction Consortium18thTop 3 Countries:p>1. Norway
2. New Zealand
3. Portugal
FIFA Ranking 2021Fédération Internationale de Football Association104thTop 3 countries:
1. Belgium
2. Brazil
3. France
World Justice Project’s Rule of Law Index 2021World Justice Project79thTop 3 Countries:
1. Denmark
2. Norway
3. Finland
Mercer CFS Global Pension Index 2022Mercer CFA Institute41st Topped by:Iceland

• Iceland followed by Netherlands and Denmark.

Bottom country:Thailand
Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI)consultancy firm Ernst & Young (EY)3rdTop 3 Countries:
1. USA
2. China
3. India
“2022 Global Crypto Adoption IndexBlockchain data platform Chainalysis.4ndTopped by: Vietnam
“New Global Youth Development Index” 2020Commonwealth Secretariat in London122ndTop 3 Countries:
1. Singapore
2. Slovenia
3. Norway
Global Cybersecurity Index 2020International Telecommunication Union (ITU)10thTopped by: USA
money Deposited in Swiss Banks RankSwiss National Bank (SNB)51stTopped by: United Kingdom (UK)
World Giving Index 2021Charities Aid Foundation (CAF)14thTop 3 Countries:
1. Indonesia
2. Kenya
3. Nigeria
Democracy Index 2021Economist Intelligence Unit46thTopped by: Norway
‘Asia-Pacific Personalised Health Index’Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)10thTop 3 countries:
1. Singapore
2. Taiwan
3. Japan
Covid-19 Response IndexAustralia-based Lowy Institute86thTop 3 Countries:
1. New Zealand
2. Vietnam
3. Taiwan
“Break Out Economies” IndexTufts University’s Fletcher School in partnership with Mastercard.4thTopped By: China
Five Years On: Global climate tech investment trendsLondon Partners and Co’s research9thTop 3 Countries:
1. USA
2. China
3. Sweden
Kids Rights Index 2021Kids Rights Foundation and Erasmus University Rotterdam112thTop 3 Countries:
1. Iceland
2. Switzerland
3. Finland
The Inequality Virus Report IndexOxfam6thTopped by: USA
Digital Quality of Life Index 2021Cybersecurity company ‘Surfshark’59thTop 3 Countries:
1. Denmark
2. South Korea
3. Finland
World Investment Report 2021United  Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD5thTopped by: USA
Global Manufacturing Risk Indexthe US-based property consultant Cushman Wakefield2ndTopped by: China
Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index 2021World Economic Forum54th • Topped by: Japan
• Bottom country: Chad
• India remains the top performer in South Asia.
World Air Power Index 2022World Directory of Modern Military Aircraft (WDMMA)Rank of Indian Air Force (IAF): 3rd • Topped by: US Air Force
• 2nd position occupied by Russian Air force
‘On-Time Performance’ IndexCirium, an organisation that specialises in offering aviation data to travelChennai International Airport ranked 8th in Global List • Topped by: Miami Airport (United States)
• 2nd Rank: Fukuoka Airport (Japan)
• 3rd Rank: Haneda Airport ( Japan)
Cryptocurrency Gains by Country Indexcrypto analytics firm Chainalysis21st• Top 3 Country:
1. USA
2. United Kingdom
3. Germany
• Ethereum is the most noteworthy gainer among the crypto assets.
Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings 2022The Times Higher Education (THE)4thTop 3 University:
1. Western Sydney University (Australia)
2. Arizona State University (The US)
3. Western University (Canada)
Times Higher Education Rankings 2023The Times Higher Education (THE)Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore topped the 500 list among Indian universitiesTop 3 University:
1. University of Oxford (United Kingdom)
2. Harvard University (United Kingdom)
3. University of Cambridge (United Kingdom) & Stanford University (USA)
Times Higher Education Global Employability University RankingThe Times Higher Education (THE)IIT Delhi at 28th position in the Top 50 list of Global Employability UniversityTop 3 University:
1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA)
2. California Institute of Technology (USA)
3. Harvard University (USA)
QS Asia University Rankings 2023 London-based QS Quacquarelli SymondsIIT Bombay top educational institution in Southern AsiaTopped by: China’s Peking University
QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022QS Quacquarelli Symonds • Indian Institute of Technology(IIT)-Bombay ranked 65th
• Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)- Delhi ranked 72nd
Top 3 QS World University Rankings 2022:

1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
2.The University of Oxford
3. Stanford University & the University of Cambridge
Global House Price Index Q4 2021property consultant Knight Frank51stTop 3 Country: 1. Turkey
2. New Zealand
3. Czech Republic
Global Investment in Digital Shopping 2021 IndexLondon & Partners analysis of Dealroom2ndTop 3 country:
1. United States (US) – USD 51 billion
2. India – USD 22 billion
3. China – USD 14 billion
US Green Building Council Index

• Based on top countries outside of the United States (US) for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).
US Green Building Council (USGBC)3rdTopped by:China
Global Digital Skills Index 2022

• It highlights the growing global digital skills crisis and the need for action
Salesforce1stTopped by: India

• India leads the digital skills readiness, and has the highest readiness index among the 19 countries.
Global Terrorism Index 2022Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP)12thTopped by: Afghanistan with a score of 9.109 points.
Ease of Doing Business Index 2020World Bank63rdTopped by: New Zealand
Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2021Adecco Group, INSEAD and Tata Communications88thTop 3 Countries:
1. Switzerland
2. Singapore
3. United States
The Global Liveability Index 2022

(It published the list of most liveable city” in the world)

Economic Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) • 112th – New Delhi

• 117th – Mumbai
Topped by:Vienna (Capital of Austria)

Top 3 Country:
1. Vienna
2. Copenhagen
3. Zurich
QS Best Student Cities Ranking 2023global higher education consultancy Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)103rd Mumbai

114th Bengaluru

125th Chennai

129th New Delhi
Topped by:London (UK)

Global Insurance market Ranking London-based Brand Finance Insurance10thTopped by: United States
Top Tech Hub RankingCushman and Wakefield2nd – Bengaluru (In Asia Pacific region) Topped by:Beijing

• Beijing tops in Asia-Pacific region
Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index (CRII) 2022Oxfam International and Development Finance International (DFI)123rdTop 3 countries:
1. Norway
2. Germany
3. Australia.

India’s Ranking in Different Domestic Index 2022

Index / ReportReleased / Published byRankingAdditional Points
Top Ranked District on the Jal Jeevan Mission 2022 Jal Jeevan Mission Portal61stTopped by – Shahjahanpur (UP) for maximum number of tap water connections in a month
Public Affairs Index 2022Bengaluru-based non-profit think tank Public Affairs Centre (PAC)Topped by: HaryanaBest-governed small state in India – Sikkim
Child Marriage ReportRegistrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home AffairsWorst states for child marriage – Jharkhand and West BengalKerala has the lowest incidence of child marriage
India Tourism Statistics report 2022Prepared by Ministry Of Tourism (released by Vice-President Jagdeep Dhankhar)Top destinations for foreign tourists 2021:
1. Maharashtra
2. Tamil Nadu
Top destination for domestic visitors – The Taj Mahal.

Top destination for foreign visitors – Group of Monuments, Mamallapuram, Tamil Nadu
‘Swachh Survekshan Awards 2022Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs Top 3 cities:
1. Indore
2. Surat
3. Navi Mumbai

Top 3 Cleanest Ganga town:
1. Haridwar
2. Varanasi
3. Rishikesh

Top State (population fewer than 100 urban local bodies):
1. Tripura

Top 3 cities (population > one lakh):
1. Panchgani (Maharashtra)
2. Patan (Chhattisgarh)
3. Karhad (Maharashtra)

Indore bagged the title of India’s cleanest city for the sixth consecutive time
Use of e-Prosecution Portal Index Union government under its Digital India MissionUttar Pradesh Tops in Use of e-Prosecution PortalUttar Peadesh followed by Madhya Pradesh and Bihar
Implementation of Poshan Abhiyaan schemeNITI AayogTop states (Best performer)
• Maharashtra (in larger state category)

• Sikkim (in small state category)
Lowest Performer: Punjab and Bihar (among larger states in terms of the overall implementation of Poshan Abhiyaan)
Grievance Redressal Index 2022Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG)Topped by: Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)UIDAI has been the top performer in redressal of cases received through Centralized Public Grievances Redress and Monitoring System (CPGRAMS) among all Ministries/Departments.
Top 10 Indian companies by market value IndexTopped by Reliance Industries Limited (RIL)RIL followed by
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
State Ranking Index for NFSA’ 2022Union Food and Consumer AffairsOdisha has topped in the state ranking for implementation of the National Food Security Act (NFSA)Odisha followed by Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh.

Among the special category states Tripura tops the list.
States Start-up ranking 2021 (3rd edition)The department for promotion of industry and internal trade (DPIIT)Best performers:Gujarat and Karnataka

Meghalaya tops among Northeastern (NE) states

The rankings are based on the initiatives taken to develop the startup ecosystem for promoting entrepreneurs.
Most preferred denomination reportReserve Bank of India • Rs 100 was the most preferred denomination
• Rs 2,000 was the least preferred denomination.

• Among coins, the denomination of Rs 5 was the most preferred whereas Re 1 was the least preferred.
The RBI survey also found out that the total number of Rs 2000 notes comprised only 214 crores or 1.6 per cent of the total currency notes in circulation.
State Energy and Climate IndexNITI AayogTop Three States among Larger States Category
1. Gujarat
2. Kerala
3. Punjab

Top Three States among Smaller States Category
1. Goa
2. Tripura
3. Manipur

Top Three UTs

1. Chandigarh
2. Delhi
3. Daman & Diu/Dadra & Nagar Haveli
• The Ranking based on the states’ performance on 6 parameters, namely,
1. DISCOM’s Performance
2. Access, Affordability and Reliability of Energy
3. Clean Energy Initiatives
4. Energy Efficiency
5. Environmental Sustainability
6. New Initiatives.
Top vegetable producer IndexTop 2 producer of vegetables:
1. Uttar Pradesh
2. West Bengal
Andhra Pradesh remains the top fruit producer.
Export Preparedness Index 2021NITI AayogTop3 State:
1. Gujarat
2. Maharashtra
3. Karnataka
State of Governance ranking 2021SKOCH GroupTop 3 states:
1. Andhra Pradesh
2. West Bengal
3. Odisha
The SKOCH report based on the performance in various projects at state, district, and Email Article Print Article municipal levels.
India Press Freedom Report 2021Rights and Risks Analysis Group• Topped by (UT): Jammu and Kashmir

• Top 3 states:
1. Uttar Pradesh
2. Madhya Pradesh
3. Tripura
According to the report, 13 media houses and newspapers were targeted in the country, 108 journalists were attacked, and 6 journalists were killed
Scheduled Castes (SC) entrepreneurs RankingTopped by: Maharashtra (96,805 enterprises )

• 2nd : Tamil Nadu (42,997)
• 3 rd Rajasthan ( 38,517)
• The fourth, fifth and sixth slots belong to Uttar Pradesh (36,913 units), Karnataka (28,803 enterprises) and Punjab (24,503 units) respectively.

• Generally, the proportion of enterprises owned by Scheduled Caste entrepreneurs in the overall national tally of MSMEs is 6%.
India State of Forest Report (ISFR)’ 2021Forest Survey of India (FSI)Area-wise, Madhya Pradesh has the largest forest cover in India
• Read the full report here: India State of Forest Report 2021
India’s forest & tree cover rose by 2,261 sq km in last 2 years
Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2021the Ministry of Education’s innovation cellIIT Madras has bagged the first positionA total of 1,438 higher education institutions (HEIs) including all IITs, NITs, and IISc participated in the third edition of ARIIA rankings.
Smart City Index 2022The Institute for Management Development, in collaboration with Singapore University for Technology and Design (SUTD)Top 3 cities:
1. Bhopal
2. Indore
3. Varanasi
Prayagraj tops the country in terms of cities which were selected for development under phase III of the Smart City Project.

Latest Reports

ReportsReleased / Published bySubject MatterRankingAdditional Points
27th edition of the United Nations’ World Population Prospects, 2022 United Nations (UN)World’s most populous country in 2023India is projected to surpass Chinain2023The world’s population, estimated to reach 8 billion by Nov. 15 this year, and could grow to 8.5 billion in 2030, and 10.4 billion in 2100
Education 4.0 Report” 2022World Economic Forum (WEF)How technology can address learning gaps and make education accessible to all.Topped by:USAIndia is the second largest market for online education after the US.
life insurance market reportBenori Knowledge analytics solutionsgrowth in life insurance sectorIndia becomes world’s 10th largest life insurance marketIndia overtakes China and UK to become world’s 10th largest life insurer.
‘Tech Cities: The Global Intersection of Talent and Real Estate’ reportCushman and WakefieldTop tech hubs list in the Asia Pacific regionTopped by Beijing Bengaluru ranks second in the Asia Pacific region
Most costly cities in IndiaMercer’s 2022 Cost of Living assessmentMost expensive cities in terms of both living expenses and lodging costsMumbai (most expensive city)• Kolkata is the least costly city in Asia.
• Mumbai followed by New Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, and Hyderabad.
Kantar India’s annual Brand Footprint ReportBrand consultancy firm Kantar GroupLeading FMCG company in IndiaParle Still the leading FMCG company in IndiaAfter Parle, the other top brands on the list are Amul, Britannia, Clinic Plus, and Tata Consumer Products.
“first World report on the health of refugees and migrants”.World Health OrganisationTop recipient countries of remittancesIndia was the top recipient country for remittance inflows in 2021 (US$ 87 billion)China ($53 billion), Mexico ($53 billion), the Philippines ($36 billion) and Egypt ($33 billion) were the top five nations in the list.
State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2022 reportWorld Health Organization (WHO), International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), UNICEF, World Food Programme (WFP), and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)Report on undernourished people stats….• 828 million people worldwide were suffering from hunger in 2021.

• There were 224.3 million undernourished peoples in India in 2019–21, down from 247.8 million in 2004–06.
World Gold Council Report 2021World Gold CouncilGlobal gold recycling Index India has emerged as the 4th largest recycler in the world and country has recycled 75 tonnes in 2021• China topped the global gold recycling chart (recycled 168 tonnes gold)

• China followed by Italy (recycled 80 tonnes) and the US (recycled 78 tonnes)
Kantar Brandz, 2022 ‘Most Valuable Global Brands reportKantar BrandzMost Valuable Global BrandsTop 4 Valuable Brand
1. Apple
2. Google
3. Amazon
4. Microsoft
• Top 3 Valuable brands from India under top 100 list
1. TCS (Rank-46 / Value-50 US$)

2. HDFC Bank (Rank-61 / Value-35 US$)

3. Infosys (Rank-64 / Value-33 US$)

Latest Reports on “Richest Person around the world”

ReportsReleased / Published byPersonAdditional Points
IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2022Hurun IndiaIndia’s Richest family ListGautam Adani and family
2nd richest family – Mukesh Ambani and family
IIFL Wealth Hurun India 40 & Under Self-Made Rich List 2022 reportHurun IndiaIndia’s Self-Made Rich ListTop 3 Self-Made Richest person:
1. Nikhil Kamath
2. Bhavish Aggarwal
3. Divyank Turakhia
Asia’s Richest Womanreal-time Bloomberg Billionaires IndexIndian Women Savitri Jindal• Savitri Jindal, the Chairperson Emeritus of OP Jindal Group, has surpassed China’s Yang Huiyan to become Asia’s richest woman.
India’s richest womanKotak Private Banking Hurun – Leading Wealthy Women ListRoshni Nadar MalhotraTop 3 richest woman from India
1. Roshni Nadar
2. Falguni Nayar
3. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

• Falguni Nayar (founder of Nykaa Beauty Products) is the world’s tenth richest self-made woman.
India’s Richest manFortune India Rich List 2022Gautam AdaniThe second richest man in India is Mukesh Ambani
America’s Richest Self-Made WomenForbes (8th annual report on America’s Richest Self-Made Women) Diane Hendricks (Cofounder And Chairman, ABC Supply)• Indian-American Billionaire Jayshree Ullal (CEO of Arista Networks) ranked 15th in thee list
India’s richest men (9th June Report)Forbes Real Time Billionaires ListMukesh Ambani (chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries Ltd.)• Gautam Adani is the 2nd richest person in India.
World’s richest manForbes Real Time Billionaires ListElon Musk (CEO of Tesla, SpaceX)Top 3 Richest man in the Word
1. Elon Musk
2. Bernard Arnault & Family
3. Jeff Bezos
World’s richest manBloomberg Billionaires IndexElon Musk (CEO of Tesla, SpaceX)Top 3 Richest man in the Word
1. Elon Musk
2. Jeff Bezos
3. Gautam Adani
World’s richest man (in terms of highest paid CEO)Fortune 500 listElon Musk (CEO of Tesla, SpaceX)Top 3 highest paid CEO
1. Elon Musk
2. Tim Cook
3. Jensen Huang
Asia’s richest manBloomberg Billionaires IndexMukesh Ambani (chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries Ltd.)• Tesla CEO Elon Musk remains the world’s richest person with a net fortune of $227 billion in Bloomberg Billionaires Index.
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  1. This is great! If you can update the list with PAI 2022 and as an when new Index report come, that would be even great as I have bookmarked this page.


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