Chandler Good Government Index
The Chandler Good Government Index (CGGI) stems from our belief that good national governance and national prosperity are deeply connected.
matter, and governments need to invest time and effort into enhancing these capabilities.
Insights & Findings
Governments play critical and unique roles in all countries. Hence, it is essential that we have good ways to measure the quality of national governance.
The CGGI is an annual Index, measuring the capabilities and effectiveness of 104 governments around the world based on 35 unique indicators. It is the most comprehensive Index of its kind in the world.
Built by government practitioners, for government practitioners, the CGGI distils practical tradecraft and insights from a range of government leaders and experts around the world. It is designed to be a practical tool to help governments understand and benchmark their capabilities and performance, and to identify opportunities for progress.
Top 20 Countries in the 2023 Index
The CGGI Online
The CGGI is designed to turn analysis into action. The online version of the Index is a dynamic and engaging tool which allows users to dive deeper into the data.
All 104 countries featured in the Index can be individually explored with breakdowns for all 35 indicators. Users can also compare countries, or customise the Index by adjusting the weightage of each indicator to produce a customised set of country rankings and scores that reflects the unique priorities and needs that matter to them.
The website also features country profiles and stories about governance, including contributions by government practitioners, insights pieces and other resources.