In this post, we will discuss Miscellaneous reports and indices released by international organizations/NGOs since 2018-19.
This is the final part of a 4-series of posts on Important Reports and Indices.
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Reports and Indices- Miscellaneous
|Corruption Perception Index, 2019|
|Published by: Transparency International|
Key takeaways: top-ranked countries are New Zealand and Denmark
India’s Ranking: India ranked 80th in 2019 compared to 78 in 2018
|World Press Freedom Index 2019|
|Published by: Reporters Without Borders (RSF)|
Key takeaways: Norway ranked 1st
India’s Rank: India ranked 140 out of 180 countries in 2019, in comparison to 138th in 2018.
|International Intellectual Property Index, 2020|
|Published by: U.S Chamber of Commerce’s Global Innovation Policy Centre (GIPC)|
· The index maps the Intellectual Property (IP) ecosystem in 53 global economies representing over 90% of global GDP.
Key takeaways: US ranked first
India’s ranking: India has been ranked at 40th in 2020 compared to 36th in 2019
|Democracy Index, 2019||Published by: Economist Intelligence Unit|
Parameters/ Dimensions: 5 parameters and 60 Indicators:
Key takeaway: Norway ranked first
India’s ranking: India was ranked 51st and included in the “flawed democracy” category.
|Global Diplomacy Index 2019||Published by: Sydney-based Lowey Institute|
Key takeaways: China has the world’s largest diplomatic network
India’s ranking: India has been ranked 12th. India has 123 embassies and high commissions and 54 consulates globally.
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