Senegal: Access to electricity

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Access to electricity, percent of the population

 Latest value 67.98
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1993 - 2021
 Average 48.22
 Min - Max 26.00 - 70.40
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Senegal from 1993 to 2021. The average value for Senegal during that period was 48.22 percent with a minimum of 26 percent in 1993 and a maximum of 70.4 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2021 is 67.98 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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Senegal - Access to electricity - Recent values chart

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Senegal - Access to electricity - historical chart - 1993-2021

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

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gasoline prices 1.14 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 0.97 2016 dollars
 Energy use per capita 283.30 2014 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Share of clean energy 38.64 2020 percent
 Energy use per $1000 GDP 97.34 2014 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Electricity from renewable sources, kWh 70.00 2015 million kWh
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 10,680 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 0.65 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 30,293 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 GDP per unit of energy 10.14 2014 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Energy imports 52.69 2014 percent
 Natural resources income 4.40 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 67.98 2021 percent
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