Democracy Index Report, 2021online UPSC Preparation

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🖊 The report was prepared based on five parameters. They were functioning of the government, electoral process and pluralism, political participation, civil liberties and political culture.

🖊 Norway topped the index. The country scored 9.75. Following Norway, New Zealand was at the second position. Finland, Sweden and Iceland were at the third, fourth and fifth position respectively. Afghanistan scored the least with 0.32. Earlier North Korea was at the bottom most position.

🖊 One – third of the world population is living under authoritarian rule. 6.4% is having full democracy. The current global democracy score is 5.28 out of 10.

🖊 India ranked 46 in the index. The overall score of India was 6.91. The individual scores of the country are as follows:

  • Political Culture: 5

  • Electoral process and Pluralism: 8.67

  • Civil liberties: 6.18

  • Political participation: 7.22

  • Functioning of government: 7.5

🖊 North America was ranked at first position. North America was followed by Western Europe and Latin America in second and third position respectively. Asia was ranked at fourth position.

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