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Modi Is The Third Most Favourite Global Leader According To This Survey

Gallup International in its annual survey rated Prime Minister Narendra Modi among world's top three leaders.

Anurag Verma | CNN-News18@kitAnurag

Updated:January 12, 2018, 1:22 PM IST
Modi Is The Third Most Favourite Global Leader According To This Survey
Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Representative Image. (Image: PTI)
A fresh new research by Gallup International Association (GIA) and CVoter International collaborative survey shows a considerable increase in favourability towards Russian Prez Vladimir Putin and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Gallup International conducted the annual survey across 50 nations and rated PM Modi among world's top three leaders.

While French President Emmanuel Macron (net score 21) took the top spot, German Chancellor Angela Merkel came second with a net score of 20.

PM Modi took the third spot with a net score 8.


Modi had ranked fifth in the 2015 survey.

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What the world thinks of Modi

The top three Modi-loving countries are Vietnam, Fiji, and Afghanistan respectively. While Pakistan hates Modi where the anger against him has gone considerably up in last 2 years.

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The US President Donald Trump was at the bottom of the 2017 Global Leader rankings. Interestingly enough Trump is still the top-rated Global leader in India. While Modi's favourability among his countrymen is exceedingly positive, with an overall score of 71.


You can check the entire survey here.

(Screenshot(s)/info credits: Nitish Rampal)

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