India: Access to electricity

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Access to electricity, percent of the population

 Latest value 99
 Reference 2020
 Measure percent
 Source The World Bank

For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1993 to 2020. The average value for India during that period was 70.96 percent with a minimum of 49.81 percent in 1994 and a maximum of 99 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 99 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 197 countries is 86.26 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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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