Tamil Nadu ranks #2 nationally in the SKOCH State of Governance Report 2022. 22 March, 2023
State of Governance
Tamil Nadu ranks #2 nationally in the SKOCH State of Governance Report 2022.
Total of 82 well-performing projects qualified for SKOCH Order-of-Merit, out of which 9 were highly impactful and 15 were impactful projects.
State performed very well in 22 categories.
Topped in e-Governance, Municipal Governance, Tourism & Culture and Urban Development categories nationally.
Has shown maximum improvement in District Governance and Police & Safety.
Participating first time in Power & Energy, Social Justice & Social Security, Cooperation, Environment, Revenue, Forest and Handlooms & Textiles and entered in the top 10 nationally.
Recovered in Education, Finance, General Administration, Health, Rural Development, Skill Development, Transport and Water.
District Governance and Urban Development submitted a larger number of projects for evaluation. Out of these, several well-performing projects were qualified as highly impactful and impactful projects.
Tamil Nadu bagged 82 SKOCH Orders-of-Merit in the SKOCH State of Governance Awards 2022.
Almost half of these are in Health, District Governance and Urban Development.
Three SKOCH Orders-of-Merit were in Tourism & Culture and Power & Energy each.
The state won six, five and four SKOCH Orders-of-Merit in e-Governance, Water and Police & Safety, respectively.
The state won 24 awards – nine in GOLD and fifteen in SILVER category.
Governance Score of Top 10 States 2022
Comparison of States 2014-19 & 2020-22
Sectors with Maximum Improvement
Police & Safety
In Municipal Governance, Tamil Nadu has improved its rank from #6 to #1
In District Governance, Tamil Nadu has improved its rank from #9 to #2
In Police & Safety, Tamil Nadu has improved its rank from #6 to #3
Sectors with Comeback
In Education, Tamil Nadu has make comeback in ranks to #7
In e-Governance, Tamil Nadu has make comeback in ranks to #1
In Finance, Tamil Nadu has make comeback in ranks to #4
In General Administration, Tamil Nadu has make comeback in ranks to #8
In Health and Water, Tamil Nadu has make comeback in ranks to #3
In Rural Development and Skill Development, Tamil Nadu has make comeback in ranks to #6
In Transport, Tamil Nadu has make comeback in ranks to #5
First Time Participants Getting National Rank
Power & Energy
Social Justice & Social Security
Tourism & Culture
Handlooms & Textiles
Even though participating for the first time, some sectors of Tamil Nadu are ranked in the top positions.
The state was ranked #1 in Tourism & Culture and Urban Development, #2 in Cooperation and Handlooms & Textiles, #3 in Power & Energy and Environment, #4 in Social Justice & Social Security and #6 in Revenue and Forest.
Cooperation, e-Governance, Environment, Finance, Forest, General Administration, Health, Handlooms & Textiles, Power & Energy, Rural Development, Revenue, Skill Development, Social Justice & Security, Tourism & Culture, Transport, Urban Development and Water are the sectors which have seen enhanced focus in 2022 than from year 2021 and 2020.
Compared to its score and rank in 2021, Tamil Nadu has shown a significant improvement in score and improved its rank to reach at #2 position in 2022.
Impactful & Well-Performing Projects of Tamil Nadu in State of Governance 2022
Beacons of Hope Project Link
Most Roof-Top Rainwater Harvesting Structures Constructed at Multiple Locations in 21 days
CMWSSB - Sustainable Water Source Augmentation Through Circular Water Economy - Construction of 10MLD TTUF at Nesapakkam, conveyance system to Porur Lake, Intake and Water Treatment Plant at Porur lake and Conveyance system to Water Distribution Station.
Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board
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