Yemen: Access to electricity

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 Yemen

Access to electricity, percent of the population

 Latest value 74.88
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1992 - 2021
 Average 56.89
 Min - Max 40.77 - 79.20
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Yemen from 1992 to 2021. The average value for Yemen during that period was 56.89 percent with a minimum of 40.77 percent in 1993 and a maximum of 79.2 percent in 2017. The latest value from 2021 is 74.88 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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Recent values chart
Yemen - Access to electricity - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Yemen - Access to electricity - historical chart - 1992-2021




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 0.92 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 0.76 2016 dollars
 Energy use per capita 306.31 2013 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Share of clean energy 3.53 2020 percent
 Electricity from renewable sources, kWh 0.00 2015 million kWh
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 9,960 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 0.31 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 24,391 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 GDP per unit of energy 11.22 2013 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Energy imports -120.63 2013 percent
 Natural resources income 4.61 2018 percent
 Oil revenue 4.53 2018 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.02 2018 percent
 Access to electricity 74.88 2021 percent
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