India's relative ranking in the world

These statistics put in perspective India's relative position in the world order. These highlight India's ranking globally for vital statistics such as population, GDP (nominal and PPP), Land Area, GDP per capita, forest area, maximum hospitals, currency and availability of fresh water.
  • Area
  • Population
  • GDP
  • Per capita income
  • Fresh Water
  • Max. hospitals
  • Currency value
  • Forest Area
  • Poverty

India's rank globally in Area
Rank Country Area (km2)
1   Russia 17,098,242
2   Canada 9,984,670
3   United States of America 9,826,675
4   China 9,596,961
5   Brazil 8,514,877
6   Australia 7,741,220
7   India 3,287,263
8   Argentina 2,780,400
9   Kazakhstan 2,724,900
10   Algeria 2,381,741

Source: Maps of World (As of 2011)

India's rank globally for population
Rank Country Population % of world population
1   China 1,365,590,000 19%
2   India 1,246,670,000 17.4%
3   USA 318,389,000 4.44%
4   Indonesia 252,164,800 3.51%
5   Brazil 202,852,000 2.83%
6   Pakistan 188,020,000 2.62%
9   Nigeria 178,517,000 2.49%
7   Bangladesh 156,625,000 2.18%
8   Russia 146,048,500 2.04%
10   Japan 127,090,000 1.77%

Source: Wikipedia (As of 2011)

Nominal GDP: Countries are sorted by nominal GDP estimates from financial and statistical institutions, which are calculated at market or government official exchange rates.
GDP (PPP) The amount of adjustment needed on the exchange rate between countries in order for the exchange to be equivalent to each currency's purchasing power.

India's rank for GDP (Gross Domestic Product)
Rank GDP (Nominal) GDP (PPP)
Country Nominal ($Billion) Country PPP (purchasing power parity) ($Billion)
1   United States 16,799.7   United States 16,799.7
2   China 9,181.3   China 13,395.4
3   Japan 4,901.5   India 5,069.2
4   Germany 3,635.9   Japan 4,698.8
5   France 2,737.3   Germany 3,232.6
6   United Kingdom 2,535.7   Russia 2,556.2
7   Brazil 2,242.8   Brazil 2,423.3
8   Russia 2,118.0   United Kingdom 2,390.9
9   Italy 2,071.9   France 2,278.0
10   India 1,870.6   Mexico 1,842.6

Source: Wikipedia (As of 2014)

Per capita GDP: An approximation of the value of goods produced per person in the country, equal to the country's GDP divided by the total number of people in the country.

Per capita income
Serial no. Country Per Capita GDP (US)
(Gross Domestic Product)
1   United states $47,882
2   Japan $46,407
3   Germany $43,865
4   France $42,642
5   United Kingdom $38,918
6   Brazil $12,594
7   China $5,439
8   India $1,528
9   Pakistan $1,182
10   Bangladesh $706

SSource: United Nations Statistics Division (As of 2012)

Cubic kms: The volume of a cube of side length one kilometre (1000 m). 1 km3 = 1000000000 m3 = 1 TL

India's rank globally for renewable fresh water
Rank Countries Cubic kms
1   Brazil 8233
2   Russia 4498
3   Canada 3300
4   USA 3069
5   Indonesia 2838
6   China 2829.6
7   Colombia 2132
8   Peru 1913
9   India 1907.8
10   D.R. Congo 1283
Source: Maps of World (As of 2014)

India's rank globally for maximum hospitals
Rank Countries Maximum hospitals
1   China 69,105
2   India 15,067
3   Vietnam 12,500
4   Nigeria 11,588
5   Russia 11,200
6   Japan 9,413
7   Egypt 7,411
8   South Korea 6,446
9   Brazil 6,410
10   USA 6,097
Source: Maps of World (As of 2014)

INR - Indian Rupee

Currency value
Serial no. Country Local : Rupee (INR) Rupee (INR) : Local Dollar value
1   United states 1.00 USD = 60.1133 INR 1 INR = 0.016 USD 1 USD = 1 US Dollars
2   Japan 1.00 JPY = 0.592124 INR 1 INR = 1.68 JPY 1 USD = 101.47 Japanese Yen
3   Brazil 1.00 BRL = 27.0602 INR 1 INR =0.03 BRL 1 USD = 2.22 Brazilian Real
4   China 1.00 CNY = 9.68375 INR 1 INR =0.10 CNY 1 USD = 6.21 Chinese Yuan
5   Germany 1.00 EURO = 81.96 INR 1 INR =0.012 EURO 1 USD = 0.73 Euro
6   France 1.00 CHF = 67.4672 INR 1 INR =0.014 CHF 1 USD = 0.89 Swiss Franc
7   United Kingdom 1 GBP = 102.834 INR 1 INR =0.009 GBP 1 USD = 0.59 British Pound
8   India 1 INR = 1 INR 1 INR =1 INR 1 USD = 60.11 Indian Rupee
9   Pakistan 1.00 PKR = 0.61 INR 1 INR =1.63 PKR 1 USD = 98.77 Pakistani Rupee
10   Bangladesh 1.00 BDT = 0.77 INR 1 INR =1.29 BDT 1 USD = 77.67 Bangladeshi Taka
Source: Xe currency converter and wikipedia (As of 2014)

Forest Area
Rank Country Forested area (km2) % of land area
1   Russia 7,762,602 45.40%
2   Brazil 4,776,980 56.10%
3    Canada 3,101,340 31.06%
4   United States 3,030,890 30.84%
5   China 1,821,000 18.21%
6   Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,819,326 50.00%
7   Australia 1,470,832 19.00%
8   Argentina 945,336 34.00%
9    Indonesia 884,950 46.46%
10   India 778,424 23.68%

Population living under 1.25 and 2 dollar (PPP) a day (%) : Here is a lists of countries by the percentage of their population with an income of less than 1.25, and less than 2, US dollars per day. The sourced data during the period 1992-2011.
Population living below national poverty line (%) : Countries by the percentage of the population living below the national poverty line - the poverty line deemed appropriate for a country by its authorities. National estimates are based on population - weighted subgroup estimates from household surveys.

Population living below national poverty line (%) Population living under 1.25 and 2 dollar (PPP) a day (%) (International poverty line)
Serial no. Country World bank < $1.25 < $2
1   India 29.5 32.67 68.72
2   Bangladesh 26 29 76.54
3   Pakistan 22.3 21.04 60.19
4   Brazil 21.4 6.14 10.82
5   United states NA NA NA
6   France NA NA NA
7   United Kingdom NA NA NA
8   Germany NA NA NA
9   Japan NA NA NA
10   China NA NA NA
Source: Wikipedia (As of 2014)

 
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