According to Lowy Institute Asia Power Index 2021, India has ranked 4th most powerful country in the Asia-Pacific region for comprehensive power out of 26 countries, with an overall score of 37.7 out of 100. India’s overall score declined by 2 points compared to 2020. India again falls short of the major power threshold in 2021. India is one of 18 countries in Asia to trend downward in its overall score in 2021.
The top 10 countries for overall power in the Asia-Pacific region are:
- United States
- South Korea
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Lowy Institute Chairman of the Board: Frank Lowy AC;
- Lowy Institute Headquarters: Sydney, Australia.