Bhutan: Access to electricity

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 Bhutan

Access to electricity, percent of the population

 Latest value 100
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2021
 Average 75.3
 Min - Max 31.15 - 100
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 2000 to 2021. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 75.3 percent with a minimum of 31.15 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 100 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2021 is 100 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 196 countries is 86.41 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Bhutan - Access to electricity - recent values

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Bhutan - Access to electricity - historical chart - 2000-2021




Definition: Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.


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 Gasoline prices 0.98 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 0.82 2016 dollars
 Energy use per capita 357.97 2007 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Share of clean energy 87.45 2021 percent
 Energy use per $1000 GDP 54.42 2007 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 1,035 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 1.34 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 1,631 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 GDP per unit of energy 14.47 2007 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Natural resources income 2.73 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 100.00 2021 percent
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