E-Government Development Index (EGDI)

  • India ranked 96/193
  • Denmark is ranked 1.
  • India is ranked 15/193 in E-Participation Index.
  • It measures countries use of information and communications technologies to deliver public services.
  • The index captures the scope and quality of online services, status of telecommunication infrastructure and existing human capacity.
  • The survey is conducted every 2 years by Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat
  • With an EGDI index score of 0.5669, India is just above the world average of 0.55.
  • In the SAARC region, Sri Lanka is ahead of India.