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India ranked 49th in Chandler Good Government Index 2021; Finland tops

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India-ranked-49th-in-Chandler-Good-Government-Index-(CGGI)India with an index score of 0.516 has been ranked 49th in ‘Chandler Good Government Index (CGGI) 2021’ – 1st Edition produced by Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG). The Index was topped by Finland, Switzerland & Singapore.

  • The Index has ranked 104 countries in terms of government capabilities and outcomes.
  • The 2021 report  is the 1st Edition  of the CGGI. It measures each country over 50 open data points.



The Index is made up of 34 Indicators which are organized into 7 pillars namely

  • Leadership and Foresight
  • Robust Laws and Policies
  • Strong Institutions
  • Financial Stewardship
  • Attractive Marketplace
  • Global Influence and Reputation
  • Helping People Rise

Ranking of India’s Neighbours

Pakistan – 90, Sri Lanka – 74th, China – 41.

Facts about Governance Day:

India celebrates Good Governance Day on December 25.

The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievance and Pensions releases Good Governance Index assessing the initiatives of State Governments and Union Territories.

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i.October 31, 2020, Based on the Public Affairs Index 2020 (PAI 2020) – 5th edition of Governance, Kerala emerged as Best governed State in Large States category, Goa in small states & Chandigarh as Best UT.

About Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG)

Executive Director – Wu Wei Neng
Headquarters – Singapore