Good Governance Index- 2021

Good Governance Index- 2021


Good Governance Index- 2021-  Today Current Affairs

  • Recently, on the occasion of Good Governance Day (25 December), the Good Governance Index 2021 has been released by the government.
  • This index has been prepared by the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG).
  • India was ranked 49th in the Chandler Good Government Index (CGGI) earlier this year.

About Good Governance Index- 2021

  • GGI is a comprehensive and implementable framework for assessing the state of governance in states and union territories which helps in determining the ranking of states/districts.
  • The objective of GGI is to create a tool that can be used uniformly across states to assess the impact of various interventions by the Central and State Governments, including Union Territories.
  • Based on the GGI framework, this index creates a comparative basis among states while developing a competitive spirit for improvement.
  • As per GGI 2021, 20 states have improved their overall GGI score as compared to GGI 2019 index score.
  • GGI is envisaged as a biennial exercise.

Ranking Basis: The Hindu Analysis

58 indicators and 10 sectors have been included in the framework of the Good Governance Index – 2021:

  • Agriculture and Allied Sectors
  • Commerce and Industry
  • Human Resource Development
  • public health
  • Public Infrastructure and Utilities
  • Economic governance
  • Social Welfare and Development
  • Judicial and Public Safety
  • Environment
  • Citizen Centric Governance

Ranking of States: The index classifies the states and union territories into four categories.

 Other States- Group A:

  • Gujarat has topped the overall ranking in the Good Governance Index- 2021 covering 10 sectors, followed by Maharashtra and Goa.

Other States- Group B:

  • Madhya Pradesh tops the list, followed by Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh.

 North-East and Hill States:

  • Himachal Pradesh tops the list, followed by Mizoram and Uttarakhand.

Union Territory:

  • Delhi tops the overall rank registering a growth of 14% on GGI 2019 indicators.

In this article we mention all information about Good Governance Index- 2021 Today Current Affairs. The Hindu Analysis.

yojna ias daily current affairs 28 December 2021

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