Odisha ranks #5 nationally in the SKOCH State of Governance Report 2022
Total of 36 well-performing projects qualified for SKOCH Order-of-Merit, out of which 5 were highly impactful and 11 were impactful projects.
State performed very well in 14 categories.
Topped in Irrigation and Water categories nationally.
Has shown maximum improvement in District Governance, e-Governance and Tourism & Culture.
Consistent in performance in Education and Geology & Mining categories.
Participating first time in the Revenue category and entered in the top 10 nationally.
Recovered in Health and Police & Safety.
District Governance and Water have submitted a larger number of projects for evaluation. Out of these, several well-performing projects were qualified as highly impactful and impactful projects.
Odisha bagged 36 SKOCH Orders-of-Merit in the SKOCH State of Governance Awards 2022.
Almost half of these are in Water and District Governance.
Three SKOCH Orders-of-Merit were in the Health category.
The state won two SKOCH Orders-of-Merit in education, e-Governance and Municipal Governance each.
The state won 16 awards – one in PLATINUM, four in GOLD and eleven in SILVER category.
Governance Score of Top 10 States 2022
Comparison of States 2014-19 & 2020-22
Sectors with Maximum Improvement
Tourism & Culture
In District Administration, Odisha has improved its rank from #13 to #4
In e-Governance, Odisha has improved its rank from #7 to #4
In Tourism & Culture, Odisha has improved its rank from #3 to #2
Sectors with Consistent Good Governance
Geology & Mining
In Irrigation and Water, Odisha has sustained its rank #1 in 2022.
In Education and Geology & Mining, Odisha has sustained its rank #2 in 2022.
Sectors with Comeback
Police & Safety
In Health, Odisha has make comeback in ranks to #4
In Police & Safety, Odisha has make comeback in ranks to #10
First Time Participants Getting National Rank
Even though participating for the first time, some sectors of Odisha are ranked in the top positions.
The state was ranked #3 in Revenue.
District Governance, Education, e-Governance, Health, Police & Safety, Revenue, Skill Development, Tourism & Culture and Women & Child Development are the sectors which have seen enhanced focus in 2022.
Municipal Governance and Irrigation are the sectors with stable focus in last two years.
Compared to its score and rank in 2021, Odisha has shown a decline in in score and its rank and reach #5 in 2022.
Impactful & Well-Performing Projects of Odisha in State of Governance 2022
Beacons of Hope Project Link
Transformation of High Schools under 5T Initiative
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