Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns out to be the world’s most admired Indian in the annual study by YouGov. This UK based market research and data analytics firm conducts annual surveys on popularity of important personalities from politics, entertainment, sports and society.
Modi in YouGov
PM Narendra Modi tops the list of popular Indians but his global ranking is number six. Also, he’s the only Indian politician on the list rest of the names on the list are from Bollywood.
Bollywood in YouGov
The top 20 most admired men include Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan. The list of most admired women includes Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra and former beauty queens Sushmita Sen and Aishwarya Rai.
World’s most admired man/woman
Bill Gates of Microsoft holds the title of being the most admired man in the universe followed by the former US President Barack Obama but his wife and former First Lady of the US, Michelle Obama is titled the most admired women of the world
In addition to Obama’s Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan also declared the power couples of the world in the list.
It is an Internet-based firm and it conducts surveys only through online voting.