Research Projects

District Good Governance Index (DGGI) – J&K, Arunachal Pradesh, Gujarat and Maharashtra

Project Info

  • Year of Completion : 2022
  • User Department : Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG)


India’s first “District Good Governance Index (DGGI)” for Districts of UT of Jammu and Kashmir was designed and developed by CGG as knowledge partner to DARPG, Govt. of India. The DGGI helps to identify the impact of various government interventions at District-level and provides a futuristic roadmap for improving District-level governance and service delivery with targeted interventions. The first of its kind in the country project was launched by the Govt. of India and Govt. of J&K on 22nd January 2022.


Following the principles followed in DGGI for Districts of UT of Jammu and Kashmir, the DGGIs for the states of Arunachal Pradesh (10 Sectors and 106 Indicators) and Gujarat (10 Sectors and 68 Indicators) and are in advanced stages of finalization. CGG has also started preliminary work for DGGI for Maharashtra.