An American website has announced that Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan has been voted as the 4th “Most Desirable Woman in the World”. Deepika Padukone came in at number 29, out of a total of 30 women.

Aishwarya-Rai-Bachchan came in fourth in the poll conducted by a US website

The survey was based on how people scored female celebrities based on: intelligence,desirability, popularity, attractiveness, beauty and success. The poll drew in some 4million people to partake .

Aishwarya commented: “The results of this poll was brought to my notice in fact by my well-wishers.

“I must admit its overwhelming to hear that over four million people across the globe have voted and listed me amongst their top choices with such beautiful and talented women.”

“I say a huge loving thank you to all my well-wishers (fans) for making me smile and always being there for me… more power to our love,” she added.

Deepika Padukone has been climbing up the rankings over the last couple of years as an actress

While Aishwarya has been off the silver screen, Deepika has been a busy girl – she delivered four back-to-back hits last year.

Here’s the rest of the list:

1. Monica Bellucci

2. Kate Upton

3. Angelina Jolie

4. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

5. Irina Shayk

6. Meryem Uzerli

7. Charlize Theron

8. Amber Heard

9. Rihanna

10. Scarlet Johansson

11. Megan Fox

12. Adriana Lima

13. Halle Berry

14. Eva Mendes

15. Miranda Kerr

16. Katy Perry

17. Amanda Seyfried

18. Olivia Wilde

19. Mila Kunis

20. Kristen Stewart

21. Kim Kardashian

22. Jennifer Lawrence

23. Taylor Swift

24. Haifa Wehbe

25. Beyonce

26. Candice Swanepoel

27. Jessica Alba

28. Anne Hathaway

29. Deepika Padukone

30. Fan Bingbing