International rankings of India

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The following are international rankings of India.

Demographics[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Population 2 / 221 CIA World Factbook[1] Estimated Population(July 2017) 1,281,935,911
Population Density 33 / 246 Economist Intelligence Unit 2017 - 403 people per km2
Fertility rate 103 / 210 Population Reference Bureau 2.3 in 2016
Net migration 2 / 194 World Bank 2012 - 2,598,218 emigrated (2.06 per thousand)
Health
Life expectancy 125 / 183 World Health Organization 2015 - 68.3 years
Infant Mortality 175 / 223 CIA 2016 est - 40.5 per 1000
Ethnic and cultural diversity 88 / 215 Alesina et al[2] 2003
Epidemiology of diabetes mellitus 2 / 194 World Health Organization 2016 (69.2 of 422 million diagnosed adult diabetics, live in India)
Cigarette consumption 7 / 185 tobaccoatlas.org 2014[3]
Cigarette consumption per capita 159 / 185 tobaccoatlas.org 2014
Alcohol consumption per capita 119 / 191 World Health Organization 2014
Global Hunger Index 100 / 119 International Food Policy Research Institute 2015
Suicide rate 41 / 106 World Health Organization
Health Expenditure per capita (PPP) 140 / 190 World Health Organization 2014 - $267 (inflation-adjusted 2011 dollars)
Height
Average Height - male 90 / 101 averageheight.co 2016 - 1.647m
Average Height - female 45 / 103 averageheight.co 2016 - 1.612m
Education
Literacy rate 168 / 234 UNESCO Institute for Statistics 2015 - 72.1%
Education Index 145 / 191 United Nations 2013
Programme for International Student Assessment 72 to 74 / 74 OECD 2009
Languages
Linguistic diversity index 14 / 232 SIL International 2017
Official languages 2 / 41 22 Official languages
English-speaking population 2 / 133 Census of India 10.35% (125,226,449) English speakers out of 1,210,000,000 eligible population

Society[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Happiness
World Happiness Report 122 / 155 United Nations 2017 report[4]
Happy Planet Index 50 / 140 New Economics Foundation 2016 - Score 29.2[5]
Aggregate metrics
Human Development Index 131 / 188 United Nations 2016 report - score 0.624
Inequality-adjusted HDI 97 / 151 UNDP 2016 report - score 0.454
Social Progress Index 93 / 128 Social Progress Imperative 2017 - score 58.39
Where-to-be-born Index 66 / 80 Economist Intelligence Unit 2013 - score 5.67
Legatum Prosperity Index 104 / 149 Legatum 2016[6]
Global Youth Development Index 134 / 183 Global Youth Development Index 2016
List of countries by homeless population 8 / 52 Business Standard 2011 - 1,770,000 homeless
Urbanization by country 161 / 199 CIA The World Factbook 2015 est
Estimated number of guns per capita by country 107 / 175 Small Arms Survey 2007 - 4.2 guns per 100 residents
Gender
Global Gender Gap Report 87 / 144 World Economic Forum 2016[7]
Gender Inequality Index 125 / 188 UNDP 2015 - value: 0.530 - female Labour force participation rate: 26.8%[8]
State of the World's Mothers report 73 / 77 Save the Children 2010[9][10]
Crime
Intentional homicides 2 / 219 United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime 2015 - 41,623 Intentional homicides
Global Slavery Index 4 / 167 Walk Free Foundation 2016 - 18,354,700 living in modern slaves[11]

Economy[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Product
GDP growth rate 12 / 225 CIA The World Factbook[12] 2016 - estimated 6.8% growth rate
Nominal GDP 7 / 181 International Monetary Fund 2017 - 2.45 trillion
GDP (PPP) 3 / 181 International Monetary Fund 2017 - $9.49 trllion
Per capita GDP 122 / 183 International Monetary Fund 2015
tax revenue to GDP ratio 109 / 180 The Heritage Foundation 2015 - 17.7% of GDP
Trade
Imports 10 / 222 CIA The World Factbook 2016 est - $ 402,400,000,000
Exports 17 / 222 CIA The World Factbook 2016 est - $ 271.600,000,000 - 13% GDP
Received FDI 21 / 132 CIA The World Factbook 2016 est - $318,500,000,000 est.
Wealth
Number of Billionaires 4 / 71 Forbes 2017
Gold reserve 10 / 18 World Gold Council 2017 June - 557.8 tonnes
Public debt 82 / 189 CIA The World Factbook 2016 est - 52.3% GDP NET / 41.11% GDP Gross
Foreign-Exchange reserves 8 / 193 2017 Sept
Income
Minimum wages 124 / 156 2017 - $743/yr (Bihar)
GNI nominal 9 / 15 World Bank 2016 - value $2,027,964,000,000
GNI PPP 3 / 15 World Bank 2016 - value $8,594,226,000,000 international dollars
GNI (PPP) per capita 124 / 179 World Bank 2015 - $6,030 international dollars
Employment
Unemployment rate 103 / 217 CIA The World Factbook[13] 2016 - 8% unemployment
Employment rate 42 / 47 OECD 2012 - 53.3% of 15-64 year olds in employment
Business environment
Globalization Index 107 / 184 ETHZ KOF Index of Globalization [1] 2017
World Competitiveness Yearbook scoreboard 45 / 63 IMD International [2] 2017
Global Resilience Index 60 / 130 FM Global 2017[14] [3]
Index of Economic Freedom 123 / 178 The Wall Street Journal [4] 2016
Quality-of-life index 43 / 56 Economist Intelligence Unit [5] 2017
Ease of doing business index 130 / 190 World Bank Group 2017
Global Competitiveness Index 40 / 137 World Economic Forum [6] 2017-2018
Index of Economic Freedom 128 / 178 The Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal 2016
Economic Freedom of the World 95 / 157 Fraser Institute 2015 - score 6.63
Financial Development Index 51 / 183 IMF 2016
Technology
IT industry competitiveness index 18 / 66 BSA Global Index [7] 2016
ICT Development Index 134 / 176 International Telecommunication Union 2017[15]
Global Innovation Index 60 / 130 Global Innovation Index 2017
Space Competitiveness Index 6 / 15 Futron Corporation, 2013
Networked Readiness Index 91 / 139 World Economic Forum 2016 - Score 3.8[16]
Transport
Passengers carried in rail transport 2 / 86 International Union of Railways 2016[17][18] - 8.224 billion passengers
Longest Railway platforms 1 / 5 The Times of India
rail transport network size 3 / 149 International Union of Railways 2015 - 68,525 km
Traffic-related deaths 2 / 180 WHO 2013 - 238,562 deaths
Vehicles per capita 84 / 163 2015 - 0.167 per capita, 55,725,543 total
Industry
Electricity production 3 / 209 BP 2016 - 1,400,800
Steel production 3 / 38 World Steel Association 2016 - 95.6 million metric tons

Communications[edit]

Following rankings involving technological advances in communication are taken from the CIA World Factbook.[19]

List World rank Source Demographics (est.)
Telephone Lines in Use 12 / 218 CIA The World Factbook 2014 - 27 million est. (2017 Aug - 23.77 million[20])
Mobile Phones in Use 1 / 222 908,358,714 million lines (74.71% density) for 1.2 billion population as of August 2012
Broadband Internet subscriptions 10 / 196 ITU 2014 - 18.23 million (2017 Aug - 18.11 million[20])
Internet hosts 16 / 233 6,738,000 hosts
Number of Internet Users 2 / 16 ITU estimate 2017 - 383,285,000
Internet users (pct of population) 127 / 191 ITU estimate 2015 - 26%
4G LTE penetration 15 / 75 OpenSignal 2017 - 81.56%
Internet connection speeds 89 / 149 Akamai Technologies 2017 Q1 - Average 6.5Mbps[21]
Television broadcast stations 4 / 233 2016 - 857 licenced stations

Sport[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Cricket - men's 1 / 10 International Cricket Council 2017 Nov
Cricket - women's 3 / 10 International Cricket Council 2017 Oct
Field Hockey - men's 6 / 91 International Hockey Federation 2017
Field Hockey - women's 10 / 74 International Hockey Federation 2017
Football - men's 105 / 206 FIFA 2017
Football - women's 56 / 177 FIFA 2017
Rugby Union - men's 77 / 103 World Rugby 2017
Chess - men's 5 / 173 FIDE 2017[22]
Chess - women's 7 / 142 FIDE 2017[22]
Olympic Gold Medals 48= / 151 IOC 2016 - 9 Golds from 33 Games (24 - Summer, 9 - Winter)
Olympic Medals 60= / 151 IOC 2016 - 28 medals from 33 Games (24 - Summer, 9 - Winter)
Paralympic Gold Medals 64= / 122 IOC 2016 - 4 Golds from 11 Games (11 - Summer, 0 - Winter)
Paralympic Medals 71 / 122 IOC 2016 - 12 medals from 11 Games (11 - Summer, 0 - Winter)

Entertainment[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Film productions 1 / 15 UNESCO 2015
Cinema box office 4 / 15 MPAA 2016 - $1.9bn
Cinema admissions 1 / 10 European Audiovisual Observatory 2013 - 9,164,000,000

Politics[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Corruption Perceptions Index 79 / 176 Transparency International 2016[23]
Press Freedom Index 136 / 180 Reporters Without Borders 2017[24]
Soft power 24 / 25 Monocle 2016-17[25]
Rule of Law Index 66 / 113 World Justice Project 2016
Democracy Index 32 / 167 Economist Intelligence Unit 2016 - score 7.81 - Flawed democracy
Democracy Ranking 65 / 112 democracyranking.org 2014-2015
Corporate Governance 20 / 38 GMI Ratings 2010
E-Government 107 / 192 UN 2016 - score 0.4638[26]

Military[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Military expenditure 5 / 186 Stockholm International Peace Research Institute 2016 - $55.9bn or 2.5% of GDP[27]
Military Strength 5 / 20 Credit Suisse 2015
Active troops 2 / 171 International Institute for Strategic Studies 1,395,100 active troops (1.1 active troops per 1000 capita)
Total troops 4 / 171 International Institute for Strategic Studies 4,941,600 total troops (3.9 troops per 1000 capita)
Composite Index of National Capability 3 / 193 National power 2003 - score 0.073444
Overseas Bases 5 / 10 4 overseas bases

Awards[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Academy Award nominations - Foreign Language Film 33 / 125 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 3 nominations, from 50 submissions
Nobel laureates 24= / 76 Nobel Prize 3 Indian Citizens, at the time they were made a Nobel laureate: Mother Teresa (Peace), Amartya Sen (Economics), Kailash Satyarthi (Peace), two British Indian subjects: Rabindranath Tagore (Literature), and C. V. Raman (Physics), along with two Indian born British subjects: Rudyard Kipling (Literature), Ronald Ross (Medicine), have received the honour.
Turing Award 6= / 13 Association for Computing Machinery Indian-American Raj Reddy, became first person of Asian origin to receive the ACM Turing Award, in 1994, for his work in the field of Artificial Intelligence.

Environment[edit]

List INDIA Ranking/Total Countries Source Notes
Carbon dioxide emissions by country 8 / 214 United Nations Statistics Division 2010
Carbon dioxide emissions per capita 145 / 214 United Nations Statistics Division 2009
Climate Change Performance Index 31 / 61 2015
Environmental Performance Index 141 / 180 Yale Center for Environmental Law & Policy 2016
Environment Democracy Index 20 / 70 World Resources Institute [28]
Air Quality - average PM 2.5 concentration 84 / 92 WHO[29] 2014 - 60.6µg/m3[30]
Freshwater withdrawal 1 / 170 CIA World Factbook 2008 - 645.84 km³/year
Irrigated land area 2 / 221 CIA World Factbook 2012 - 667,000 km²

Geography[edit]

width
Total Area 7/233 All Over India 32,87,364 km2

(1,222,559 sq mile) including land and water

Length of coastline 18/196 7,000 km coastline with 2.00 coast/area ratio (m/km sq). According to the Indian naval hydrographic charts, the mainland coastline consists of the following: 43% sandy beaches; 11% rocky shores, including cliffs; and 46% mudflats or marshy shores.

Agriculture, Fisheries and Live Stock[edit]

Field Rank Date
Apple Production, output of 2,203,000 tons 5 2013
Bananas Production, output of 29,800,000 metric tons 1 2013
Bean Production, output of 4,870,000 tons 1 2010
Buffalo, milk output of 56,960,000 tons 1 2008
Black Pepper, 19% of world output 2 2008
Cauliflowers and Broccoli Production, output of 5,014,500 tons 2 2008
Cardamom Production, output of 15 thousand metric tons 2 2012
Cashew Apple Production, output of 613,000 metric tons 2 2010
Chicken Population, output of 648,830,000 5 2004
Chickpea Production, output of 5,970,000 tons 1 2008
Coconut Production, output of 10,824,100 3 2010
Coffee Production, output of 300,300,000 kg 6 2011
Cotton Production, output of 27.0 million bales 2 2011
Cow Numbers, 281,700,000 cows 1 2009
Fish Production, output of 6,318,887 tons (capture 3,481,136 & aquaculture 2,837,751) 3 2005
Garlic Production, output of 833,970 tons 2 2010
Ginger Production, output of 380,100 tons 1 2008
Goat Numbers, 125,700,000 goats 2 2008
Goat Milk Production, output of 4,000,000 metric tons 1 2008
Goat Meat Production, output of 480,000 metric tons 2 2008
Jute Production, output of 17,43,000 tons 1 2008
Lemon & Lime Production, output of 2,060,000 tons 1 2007
Lentil Production, 950,000 tons 2 2009
Mango Production, output of 16,340,000 tons 1 2011
Millet Production, output of 8,810,000 tons 1 2009
Milk Production, output of 110,040,000 metric tons (cow milk 50.3 million metric tons) 1 2009
Onion Production, output of 13,372,100 metric tons 2 2010
Orange Production, output of 5,000,000 tons 3 2010
Peanut Production, output of 6.25 metric tons 2 2009
Pineapple Production, output of 1,341,000 tons 7 2010
Potato Production, output of 36,600,000 metric tons 2 2010
Rice Production, output of 120,600,000 metric tons 1 2015-16
Saffron Production, output of 2,300 kg 3 2005
Sheep Stock, output of 65,000,000 3 2008
Silk Production, output of 77,000,000 kg 2 2005
Sorghum Production, output of 7,900,000 metric tons 3 2008
Soybean Production, output of 9.8 metric tons 5 2010
Sugarcane Production, output of 285,029,000 tons 2 2009
Sweet Potato Production, output of 1,100,000 tons 7 2009
Tea Production, output of 991,180 metric tons 2 2010
Tomato Production, output of 11,979,700 tons 3 2010
Wheat Production, output of 80.7 million metric tons 2 2010

Cities[edit]

City Rank
bangalore 1
City Rank Buildings
Mumbai 14 1614
Chennai 35 689
Kolkata 40 594
Pune 47 510
City Rank Buildings
Mumbai 1 2

Religion[edit]

List INDIA Ranking Source Notes
Hindu 1st Census[32] 2011 - 966,257,353 (India: 79.80%, World: )
Muslim 3rd Census 2011 - 172,245,158 (India: 14.23%, World: 9.57%) [33]
Christian 22nd Census 2011 - 27,819,588 (India: 2.30%, World: 1.16%)
Sikh 1st Census 2011 - 20,833,116 (India: 1.72%, World: 90.02%)
Buddhist 9th Census 2011 - 8,442,972 (India: 0.70%, World: 63%)
Jain 1st Census 2011 - 4,451,753 (India: 0.37%, World: 64%)[34]
Zoroastrian 1st Census 2001 - 69,000 (India: 0.006%, World: 50%)
Bahá'í Faith - Census 2011 - 4,572 (India: 0.0%, World: 0.0%)

See also[edit]

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