List of India’s ranking on various indexes is an important current affairs topic for MBA, Bank PO and other competitive exams. You can expect at least 1-2 questions from India’s ranking on various index in any competitive exams. India’s rank on major indexes have been covered in the list. The list include all


2020 Rankings (Updated upto May 14 2020):



Global Energy Transition IndexWORLD ECONOMIC FORAM74thSweden
Open Budget Survey IndexInternational Budget Partnership (IBP)53rdNew Zealand
Global Press Freedom IndexParis-based Reporters Sans Frontieres (RSF)142ndNorway
Travel and Tourism Competitiveness IndexWORLD ECONOMIC FORAM34THSPAIN
Henley Passport Index 2020Henley & Partners Visa Restrictions84THJAPAN
Skoch rankings of Top Governed State in the 2019STATE OF GOVERNANCESTATE RANKGUJARAT
Global Social Mobility Index 2020World Economic Forum76THDENMARK
The Knight Frank’s Global Residential Cities Index Q3 2019 14THBUDAPEST
Democracy Index 2019Economist Intelligence Unit51stNORWAY



Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2020INSEAD72TH


Corruption Perception Index 2020Transparency International Secretariat80THDENMARK,NEW-ZEALAND
Forbes’ Real-Time Billionaires Index (India)  Mukesh Ambani
Global Go To Think Tank Index Report 2019Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP)27th 
Global Intellectual Property Index 2019Global Innovation Policy Center40thUNITED STATES
Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) India Index 2019United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)STATE RANKTELANGANA
Worldwide Education for the Future Index 2019The Economist Intelligence Unit35thFINLAND
Global Animal Protection Index 2020International animal welfare charity2ndSweden, the United Kingdom, and Austria
Inclusive Internet Index 2020Economist Intelligence Unit46thSWEDEN


2019 Rankings:

IndexIndex released byIndia’s Rank1st Rank
Prosperity & Inclusion City Seal and Awards (PICSA) IndexCommissioned by Basque institutions and compiled by D&L Partners.Bengaluru  83rdZurich
Global Health Security Index 2019Nuclear Threat Initiative and Economist Intelligence Unit57thUnited States
Ease of doing business 2019World bank63rdNew Zealand
World Digital Competitiveness RankingsIMD World Competitiveness Center44thUSA
Global Hunger Index 2019Irish aid agency Concern in partnership with Welthungerhilfe102Belarus has topped the Global Hunger Index 2019 with a GHI score of less than 5 while Central African Republic is at bottom of the index with a GHI score of 53.6.
Global Competitiveness Index 2019World Economic Forum68thSingapore
The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index 2019World Economic Forum34thSpain
Global Liveability Index 2019The Economist Intelligence UnitDelhi 118th Rank and Mumbai 119th RankAustria’s Capital Vienna
Safe Cities Index 2019The Economist Intelligence UnitMumbai-45th
New Delhi-52nd
Global Kids Right Index 2019Kids Rights Foundation117thIceland
Asia Power Index 2019Lowy Institute4thUnited States
Index of Cancer Preparedness 2019Economist Intelligence Unit19thAustralia
World Competitive Ranking 2019International Institute for Management Development43rdSingapore
World Inequality Index 2019Oxfam147thDenmark
Inclusive Internet Index 2019Economist Intelligence Unit47thSweden
Global Talent competitiveness Index 2019Adecco Group, INSEAD and Tata Communications80Switzerland
Global Innovation Index 2019Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual Property Organization52Switzerland
Henley Passport Index 2019International Air Transport Association82ndJapan and Singapore
QS World University Ranking 2020Quacquarelli Symonds152nd Position, IIT BombayMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), United States
SDG Gender Equality Index 2019Equal Measures 203095thDenmark
Mercer Quality of Living Ranking 2019Consulting Agency MercerChennaiAutrian Capital, Vienna
Global Peace Index 2019Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP)141Iceland
World Press Freedom Index 2019Reporters Without Borders140Norway
Startup Blink Startup Ecosystem Ranking 2019StartupBlink17USA
Global Energy Transition Index 2019World Economic Forum76Sweden


                       2018 Rankings


IndexIndia’s Rank1st Rank
Commonwealth innovation index10thUK
Global Economic Freedom Index130thHong Kong
Environmental Performance Index 2018177thSwitzerland
Index of Talent Competitiveness81stSwitzerland
List of Wealthiest countries6thUSA
Global Democracy Index42ndNorway
Corruption Perception Index81stNew Zealand
Inclusive Internet Index47thSweden
International Intellectual Property Index44thUSA
World Happiness report133rdFinland
Ease of Doing Business100thNew Zealand
Global manufacturing Index30thJapan
Inclusive Development Index62ndNorway (Advanced)
Lithuania (Emerging)
Energy Transition Index78thSweden
Worst New-born Mortality Rate12thPakistan
Global Hunger Index
2017 Military strength ranking4thUSA
Global Gender Gap Index 2017108thIceland
World talent Ranking51stSwitzerland
Best countries for Business62ndUK
Global Tuberculosis Report 20171st
International Business Report – Business optimism index7thIndonesia
Countries with highest NPAs5thGreece
Passport Index75thSingapore



IndexPosition of IndiaTop-ranked country
Family-Owned Businesses3China
Most valuable nation brand8United States
Tuberculosis (TB) cases1India
Gender Gap108Iceland
Migrants living abroad1India
Largest Importer of LPG1India
Business optimism index7Indonesia
Pollution-related deaths1India
Global connectivity index43US, Singapore and Sweden
World press freedom index136Norway, Sweden and Finland
Global Innovation Index60Switzerland, Netherland
Travel and Tourism competitiveness index40Spain, France and Germany
Quality Nationality Index101Germany
Renewable energy attractiveness index2China
Global milk production Index1India


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