What is the India’s rank in the 2016 Global Terrorism Index (GTI)?

What is the India’s rank in the 2016 Global Terrorism Index (GTI)?
[A]9th
[B]7th
[C]11th
[D]13th

7th
India has been ranked 7th in the list of 163 countries most impacted by terrorism in 2015, according to the Global Terrorism Index (GTI) 2016 released by Sydney-based think-tank “Institute for Economics & Peace”. The list is topped by Iraq, followed by Afghanistan, Nigeria, Pakistan and Syria. The GTI score for a country is based on weightage assigned to the total number of terrorism-related incidents, fatalities, injuries and property damage sustained in the year in question. The index also takes into consideration attacks that took place in the 4 previous years.

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