From GDP and gender equality to Personal, Civil & Economic freedom to corruption and defence strength, check out where does India, China and Russia stand. Research: Saurabh Goenka; Visuals: Ishu Vaid
As per the Corruption Perception Index 2016, India and China are equally corrupt. However, Russia was considered much more corrupt than India and China.
Whereas, countries like Denmark, New Zealand and Singapore were considered to be least corrupt with Pakistan standing 116th in the list.
As per the report, only 40 per cent of the population of the world is free and 24 per cent is partly free. As per the report, 36 per cent of the world population is not free.
India is considered to be free with 77 per cent score. China and Russia with 12 per cent and 20 per cent score respectively are considered not to be free.
The index compiled by 'Reporters without Borders' placed all the three countries in the bottom 50. China is one of the worst countries in terms of freedom of the press. India's rank which is not very encouraging either, has slipped down 3 levels from 2016 when it was placed at 133rd rank.