Global Hunger Index (GHI), 2022

The Global Hunger Index (GHI) is an annual publication that was started in 2006. According to GHI 2022, India has a score of 29.1 and hence falls under the “serious” category.

Global Hunger Index, 2022

  • Published in: October, 2022
  • Published Jointly by: Concern Worldwide and Welthungerhilfe.
  • India is ranked: 107 out of 121 countries. ➡ India was ranked 101st position in 2021
  • India’s Neighbours: Sri Lanka (64), Nepal (81). Bangladesh (84) Pakistan (99), and Afghanistan (109)
  • Top Rank countries: Collectively ranked between 1 and 17 having a score of less than five. Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Chile, China, Croatia, Estonia, Hungary, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Türkiye, Uruguay
  • Worst Ranks: 121″- Yemen, 120-Central African Republic, 119th- Madagascar
  • GHI based on: Four indicators-Child stunting, Undernourishment, Child wasting and Child mortality