Total development assistance reached 2,436 USD mil in 2013 in India, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 46.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total development assistance in India reached an all time high of 3,228 USD mil in 2011 and an all time low of 614 USD mil in 1972. When compared to India's main peers, total development assistance in Bangladesh amounted to 2,669 USD mil, -651 USD mil in China, 2,174 USD mil in Pakistan and 423 USD mil in Sri Lanka in 2013.
India has been ranked 15th within the group of 124 countries we follow in terms of total development assistance, 12 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Grants or loans to developing countries that are provided by the official sector with the purpose of promoting economic development and welfare.