* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
India: Access to electricity, percent of the population: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for India from 1990 to 2016. The average value for India during that period was 63.91 percent with a minumum of 43.29 percent in 1990 and a maximum of 88 percent in 2015. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.