State of Governance 2022 Report Card

Jharkhand ranks #17 in the SKOCH State of Governance Report 2022

Jharkhand improves in the SKOCH State of Governance 2022

30 March, 2023 State of Governance
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  • Jharkhand improves in the SKOCH State of Governance 2022.
  • Total of 21 well-performing projects qualified for SKOCH Order-of-Merit, out of which 4 were impactful projects.
  • State performed very well in 7 categories.
    • Maximum improvement in Rural Development and Municipal Governance category.
    • Participating first time in Ease-of-Doing business and Forest categories and entered in the top 10 nationally.
    • Recovered in Agriculture and Health categories.
    • Consistent in performance in the District Governance category.
  • District Governance and Rural Development submitted a larger number of projects for evaluation. Out of these, several well-performing projects were qualified as impactful projects.

Key achievements

  1. Jharkhand bagged 21 SKOCH Orders-of-Merit in the SKOCH State of Governance Awards 2022.
  2. The state won 4 awards – all four in the SILVER category.

Governance Rank & Score 2022

  • Jharkhand ranks #17 in 2022.

Comparison of States 2014-19 & 2020-22

Sectors with Maximum Improvement

Municipal Governance1011
Rural Development35
  • In Municipal Governance, Jharkhand has improved its rank from #11 to #10
  • In Rural Development, Jharkhand has improved its rank from #5 to #3

Sectors with Consistent Good Governance

District Governance1010
  • In District Governance, Jharkhand has sustained its rank #10 in 2022.

Sectors with Comeback

  • In Agriculture, Jharkhand has make comeback in ranks to #6 in 2022.
  • In Health, Jharkhand has make comeback in ranks to #7.

First Time Participants Getting National Rank

Ease of Doing Business9
  • Even though participating for the first time, some sectors of Jharkhand are ranked in the top positions.
  • The state was ranked #6 in Forest and #9 in Ease-of-doing Business.
  • Agriculture, District Governance, Ease-of-Doing /business, Forest and Health are the sectors that have seen enhanced focus in 2022.

Impactful & Well-Performing Projects of Jharkhand in State of Governance 2022

Project NameOrganisationCategory for ReportBeacons of Hope Project Link
Jharkhand Krishi Rin Maafi YojanaDirectorate of Agriculture, Government of JharkhandAgricultureView Project
Fish Cultivation Through Cage DevelopmentDistrict Administration RamgarhDistrict GovernanceView Project
Jharkhand Opportunities for Harnessing Rural GrowthDistrict Administration RamgarhDistrict GovernanceView Project
PM KususmDistrict Administration West SinghbhumDistrict GovernanceView Project
Nutrition on WheelsDistrict Administration KhuntiDistrict GovernanceView Project
Integrated Farming: An Approach Towards Holistic Development.District Administration KhuntiDistrict GovernanceView Project
Gutu Galang Kalyan Trust - A Micro Enterprise of PVTG womenDistrict Administration PakurDistrict GovernanceView Project
Sapno Ki UdaanDistrict Administration KhuntiDistrict GovernanceView Project
Briquetting Plant at Tisiya KiskoDistrict Administration LohardagaDistrict GovernanceView Project
Electric Scooter for Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM)District Administration West SinghbhumDistrict GovernanceView Project
RT-PCR Result ManagementDistrict Administration GiridihDistrict GovernanceView Project
Svanidhi YojnaDistrict Administration BokaroDistrict GovernanceView Project
Palash Mart (Toor Dal Processing)District Administration LateharDistrict GovernanceView Project
Ease of Doing BusinessDepartment of Industries, Government of JharkhandEase of Doing BusinessView Project
Minor Forest Produce (Kendu Leaves Plucking and Coppicing)Jharkhand State Forest Development Corporation LtdForestView Project
Swachh Jal - Swachh JivanJamshedpur Notified Area CommitteeMunicipal GovernanceView Project
Didi Bagiya Yojna (Plant Nursery)Rural Development Department, JharkhandRural DevelopmentView Project
PALASH- Branding and Marketing for Rural & Tribal Women Entreprenurs and Artisans products of JharkhandRural Development Department, JharkhandRural DevelopmentView Project
Jharkhand Opportunities for Harnessing Rural Growth (JOHAR)Jharkhand State Livelihood Promotion Society, Rural Development Department, Govt of JharkhandRural DevelopmentView Project
Jamtara Elder's ClubDistrict Administration JamtaraDistrict GovernanceView Project
Strengthening of Blood Transfusion Services in JharkhandJharkhand State AIDS Control SocietyHealthView Project

What needs to be DONE in 2023?

  • 50+ well-performing projects required to rank in the top 10 states.
  • Alternatively, a higher number of Platinum and Gold performances can improve the ranking
  • Incremental improvements in previously evaluated/awarded projects can be submitted
  • Multiple projects from one department can be submitted
  • Most states have a large number of projects at the District and Municipal levels
  • Most states tend to retain or improve their annual ranks
  • Police and Power & Energy tend to submit a larger number of projects

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