Khushboo Lucknow, 300 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 343 Points View Profile Khushboo Asked: October 30, 20212021-10-30T11:13:33+05:30 2021-10-30T11:13:33+05:30In: GENERAL Tell us about the Digital Quality of Life Index. Tell us about the Digital Quality of Life Index. current affairsscience & technology Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent 0 Questions 307 Answers 60 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile [Deleted User] 2021-10-30T11:18:38+05:30Added an answer on October 30, 2021 at 11:18 am Digital Quality of Life Index Context: India ranks among the lowest in the world in terms of Internet quality, according to global research released by online privacy solutions provider SurfShark. About: The Digital Quality of Life Index 2020 is prepared by Surfshark, a virtual private network (VPN) provider based in the British Virgin Islands. The study sampled the quality of digital wellbeing in 85 countries across the globe over five key pillars: Internet affordability Internet quality electronic infrastructure electronic government electronic security All parameters have equal weightage. Key-highlights of the Index As per the “Digital Quality of Life Index 2020”, in terms of e-infrastructure, India occupies 79th place, ranking below countries including Guatemala and Sri Lanka. India makes it into the top 10 in terms of Internet affordability. With a ranking of nine, it outperforms countries such as the U.K., the U.S., and China. Additionally, when it comes to e-government, India occupies 15th place globally, just below countries like New Zealand and Italy. However, India’s Internet quality is one of the lowest across 85 countries analyzed in the research. In position 78, India is at the bottom of the pillar with unstable and slow mobile Internet dragging it down in the overall Internet quality index. This year’s Digital Quality of Life Index found that seven of the 10 countries with the highest digital quality of life are in Europe, with Denmark leading among 85 countries. Canada stands out as a country with the highest digital quality of life in the Americas, while Japan takes the leading position in Asia. Among the countries in Africa, people in South Africa enjoy the highest quality of digital lives whereas New Zealand leads in Oceania, outperforming Australia in various digital areas. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions Tell us about different types of Orbits. What is Pathalgadi?
Digital Quality of Life Index
India ranks among the lowest in the world in terms of Internet quality, according to global research released by online privacy solutions provider SurfShark.
Key-highlights of the Index