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In recently released 2015 Good Country Index (GCI), India has been placed at 70th position in the list of 163 countries.

Sweden Best In The World, India Ranks 70th In Good Country Index when it comes to serving the interests of its people and contributing to the common good of humanity.

Top three Countries:
1. Sweden
2. Denmark
3. Netherlands

Libya was ranked as the least good country in the world in 2015 GCI.

How this ranking is done?
The countries are ranked by taking 35 different UN and World Bank indices into account, including global contributions to science, peace and security, culture, climate change, health and equality.

India best and worst rank in two parametres...
India’s best ranking (27th) was in international peace and security parameter of index and was the worst (124th) in ‘prosperity and equality’.

What is Good Country Index?
The biannual index founded by Simon Anholt, a British government adviser.

Its Aim?
To encourage countries to collaborate and co-operate more, and compete less. The index seeks to measure how countries contribute to the global good.

How does it work?
The index measure each country’s contribution to the common good of humanity and what it takes away, relative to its size.

In recently released 2015 Good Country Index (GCI), India has been placed at 70th position in the list of 163 countries.

Sweden Best In The World, India Ranks 70th In Good Country Index when it comes to serving the interests of its people and contributing to the common good of humanity.

Top three Countries:
1. Sweden
2. Denmark
3. Netherlands

Libya was ranked as the least good country in the world in 2015 GCI.

How this ranking is done?
The countries are ranked by taking 35 different UN and World Bank indices into account, including global contributions to science, peace and security, culture, climate change, health and equality.

India best and worst rank in two parametres...
India’s best ranking (27th) was in international peace and security parameter of index and was the worst (124th) in ‘prosperity and equality’.

What is Good Country Index?
The biannual index founded by Simon Anholt, a British government adviser.

Its Aim?
To encourage countries to collaborate and co-operate more, and compete less. The index seeks to measure how countries contribute to the global good.

How does it work?
The index measure each country’s contribution to the common good of humanity and what it takes away, relative to its size.