India Ranks 177 in Environmental Performance Index

India ranks 177 among 180 countries in the Environmental Performance Index (EPI) 2018, according to a biennial report by Yale and Columbia Universities along with the World Economic Forum. India ranked 141 in 2016 report.


The report was released on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Switzerland leads the list, followed by France, Denmark and Malta.

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Canara Bank PO 2018 Exam-
  • Capital of Switzerland- Bern, Currency- Swiss franc.
  • The founder and Chairman of WEF- Klaus Schwab.
Source- Livemint