* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Access to electricity, percent of the population, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 196 countries was 86.41 percent. The highest value was in Albania: 100 percent and the lowest value was in Burundi: 10.23 percent. The indicator is available from 1990 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Access to electricity, 2021 Global rank Available data
Albania 100 1 1990 - 2021
Andorra 100 2 1990 - 2021
Ant.& Barb. 100 3 1990 - 2021
Argentina 100 4 1990 - 2021
Armenia 100 5 2000 - 2021
Aruba 100 6 1990 - 2021
Australia 100 7 1990 - 2021
Austria 100 8 1990 - 2021
Azerbaijan 100 9 1999 - 2021
Bahamas 100 10 1990 - 2021
Bahrain 100 11 1990 - 2021
Barbados 100 12 1990 - 2021
Belarus 100 13 1990 - 2021
Belgium 100 14 1990 - 2021
Bermuda 100 15 1990 - 2021
Bhutan 100 16 2000 - 2021
Bosnia & Herz. 100 17 1990 - 2021
Brunei 100 18 1990 - 2021
Canada 100 19 1990 - 2021
Chile 100 20 1990 - 2021
China 100 21 2000 - 2021
Colombia 100 22 1990 - 2021
Costa Rica 100 23 2000 - 2021
Croatia 100 24 1990 - 2021
Cyprus 100 25 1990 - 2021
Czechia 100 26 1990 - 2021
Denmark 100 27 1990 - 2021
Dominica 100 28 1998 - 2021
Ecuador 100 29 1995 - 2021
Egypt 100 30 1992 - 2021
Estonia 100 31 1990 - 2021
Faroe Isl. 100 32 1990 - 2021
Finland 100 33 1990 - 2021
France 100 34 1990 - 2021
Georgia 100 35 2000 - 2021
Germany 100 36 1990 - 2021
Gibraltar 100 37 1990 - 2021
Greece 100 38 1990 - 2021
Hong Kong 100 39 1990 - 2021
Hungary 100 40 1990 - 2021
Iceland 100 41 1990 - 2021
Iran 100 42 2000 - 2021
Iraq 100 43 2000 - 2021
Ireland 100 44 1990 - 2021
Israel 100 45 1990 - 2021
Italy 100 46 1990 - 2021
Jamaica 100 47 1990 - 2021
Japan 100 48 1990 - 2021
Kazakhstan 100 49 1995 - 2021
Kuwait 100 50 1990 - 2021
Laos 100 51 1993 - 2021
Latvia 100 52 1990 - 2021
Lebanon 100 53 2000 - 2021
Liechtenstein 100 54 1990 - 2021
Lithuania 100 55 1990 - 2021
Luxembourg 100 56 1990 - 2021
Macao 100 57 1990 - 2021
Malaysia 100 58 2000 - 2021
Maldives 100 59 2000 - 2021
Malta 100 60 1990 - 2021
Mexico 100 61 1992 - 2021
Moldova 100 62 1990 - 2021
Monaco 100 63 1990 - 2021
Mongolia 100 64 2000 - 2021
Morocco 100 65 1992 - 2021
Netherlands 100 66 1990 - 2021
N. Caledonia 100 67 1990 - 2021
New Zealand 100 68 1990 - 2021
North Macedonia 100 69 1990 - 2021
Norway 100 70 1990 - 2021
Oman 100 71 1990 - 2021
Palau 100 72 1990 - 2021
Palestine 100 73 1997 - 2021
Paraguay 100 74 1995 - 2021
Poland 100 75 1990 - 2021
Portugal 100 76 1990 - 2021
Puerto Rico 100 77 1990 - 2021
Qatar 100 78 1990 - 2021
Romania 100 79 1990 - 2021
Russia 100 80 1990 - 2021
Saint Lucia 100 81 2000 - 2021
St. Vincent & ... 100 82 1991 - 2021
San Marino 100 83 1990 - 2021
Saudi Arabia 100 84 1990 - 2021
Serbia 100 85 1990 - 2021
Seychelles 100 86 1994 - 2021
Singapore 100 87 1990 - 2021
Slovakia 100 88 1990 - 2021
Slovenia 100 89 1990 - 2021
South Korea 100 90 1990 - 2021
Spain 100 91 1990 - 2021
Sri Lanka 100 92 2000 - 2021
Sweden 100 93 1990 - 2021
Switzerland 100 94 1990 - 2021
Thailand 100 95 2000 - 2021
Tonga 100 96 1994 - 2021
Tr.&Tobago 100 97 2000 - 2021
Turkey 100 98 2000 - 2021
Turkmenistan 100 99 2000 - 2021
Ukraine 100 100 1990 - 2021
UA Emirates 100 101 1990 - 2021
UK 100 102 1990 - 2021
Uruguay 100 103 1992 - 2021
USA 100 104 1990 - 2021
Vietnam 100 105 1997 - 2021
Venezuela 99.99 106 1992 - 2021
Jordan 99.9 107 1990 - 2021
Tunisia 99.9 108 1994 - 2021
Uzbekistan 99.9 109 1996 - 2021
Bulgaria 99.8 110 1990 - 2021
Montenegro 99.8 111 1990 - 2021
Algeria 99.79 112 2000 - 2021
Tuvalu 99.68 113 2000 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan 99.67 114 1997 - 2021
Mauritius 99.6 115 1990 - 2021
India 99.57 116 1993 - 2021
Tajikistan 99.57 117 1999 - 2021
Brazil 99.46 118 1990 - 2021
Indonesia 99.21 119 1991 - 2021
Bangladesh 98.99 120 1991 - 2021
Suriname 98.82 121 1999 - 2021
Bolivia 98.56 122 1992 - 2021
Samoa 98.3 123 1991 - 2021
Domin. Rep. 98.1 124 1991 - 2021
El Salvador 97.89 125 1991 - 2021
Guatemala 97.87 126 1995 - 2021
Afghanistan 97.7 127 2000 - 2021
Belize 97.69 128 1991 - 2021
Philippines 97.49 129 1993 - 2021
Peru 95.6 130 1992 - 2021
Cape Verde 95.52 131 2000 - 2021
Panama 95.25 132 1990 - 2021
Pakistan 94.92 133 1998 - 2021
Honduras 94.13 134 1991 - 2021
Grenada 93.74 135 1998 - 2021
Guyana 92.9 136 1993 - 2021
Kiribati 92.83 137 2000 - 2021
Fiji 92.1 138 1996 - 2021
Gabon 91.81 139 2000 - 2021
Nepal 89.9 140 1996 - 2021
South Africa 89.3 141 1996 - 2021
Syria 88.82 142 2000 - 2021
Comoros 87.94 143 1996 - 2021
Ghana 86.3 144 1993 - 2021
Nicaragua 86.29 145 1993 - 2021
Micronesia 83.62 146 2000 - 2021
Swaziland 82.9 147 2000 - 2021
Cambodia 82.5 148 1998 - 2021
S.T.&Principe 78.45 149 2000 - 2021
Kenya 76.54 150 1993 - 2021
Solomon Isl. 76.35 151 1999 - 2021
Yemen 74.88 152 1992 - 2021
Botswana 73.73 153 1991 - 2021
Burma 72.47 154 2000 - 2021
Ivory Coast 71.14 155 1994 - 2021
Libya 70.21 156 2000 - 2021
Vanuatu 70.04 157 1994 - 2021
Senegal 67.98 158 1993 - 2021
Eq. Guinea 66.79 159 2000 - 2021
Cameroon 65.45 160 1991 - 2021
Djibouti 65.44 161 1996 - 2021
Gambia 63.7 162 1993 - 2021
Sudan 61.77 163 1990 - 2021
Nigeria 59.5 164 1990 - 2021
Togo 55.74 165 1998 - 2021
Namibia 55.23 166 1992 - 2021
Ethiopia 54.19 167 2000 - 2021
Mali 53.38 168 1996 - 2021
North Korea 52.63 169 2009 - 2021
Eritrea 52.51 170 1995 - 2021
Lesotho 50.38 171 2000 - 2021
R. of Congo 49.66 172 2000 - 2021
Somalia 49.32 173 2000 - 2021
Zimbabwe 48.98 174 1992 - 2021
Rwanda 48.7 175 1992 - 2021
Angola 48.22 176 2000 - 2021
Mauritania 47.7 177 2000 - 2021
Haiti 47.18 178 1995 - 2021
Guinea 46.81 179 1999 - 2021
Zambia 46.69 180 1990 - 2021
Uganda 45.22 181 1991 - 2021
Tanzania 42.74 182 1992 - 2021
Benin 41.97 183 1996 - 2021
G.-Bissau 35.76 184 2002 - 2021
Madagascar 35.12 185 1992 - 2021
Mozambique 31.49 186 1997 - 2021
Liberia 29.85 187 2007 - 2021
Sierra Leone 27.49 188 2000 - 2021
Papua N.G. 20.92 189 1996 - 2021
DR Congo 20.77 190 2000 - 2021
Burkina Faso 18.95 191 1993 - 2021
Niger 18.6 192 1992 - 2021
C.A. Republic 15.68 193 1995 - 2021
Malawi 14.19 194 1992 - 2021
Chad 11.27 195 1997 - 2021
Burundi 10.23 196 1998 - 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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