What are some objective metrics for quality of governance ?
01 Number and Effectiveness of autonomous institutions directly accessible to public to lodge grievances, complaints, suggestions… pertaining to public admn personnel, machinery, policy and performance.
02 The Ratio of what it costs to avail basic necessities – food, clothes, shelter, health care, transportation – to what is the avg per capita GDP.
03 True Unemployment ratio to employable pool available in different skill, education, age groups.
04 Price rise year -on-year compared to rise in income strata wise.
05 Satisfaction Level of the poorest strata with public welfare and distribution system.
06 Number of health care personnel per 1000 population nationally and region, area, locality wise.
07 Availability and Cost of justice … to common populace.
08 Period it takes to dispose judicial cases.
09 Backlog of cases pending in law courts.
10 Ease of filing FIR with police, its disposal period and rate of conviction.
And so it continues …