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Access to electricity, percent of the population, 2020 - Country rankings:

The average for 2020 based on 197 countries was 86.26 percent.The highest value was in Albania: 100 percent and the lowest value was in Chad: 11.08 percent. The indicator is available from 1990 to 2020. 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, 2020 Global rank Available data
Albania 100 1 1990 - 2020
Andorra 100 2 1990 - 2020
Ant.& Barb. 100 3 1990 - 2020
Argentina 100 4 1990 - 2020
Armenia 100 5 2000 - 2020
Aruba 100 6 1990 - 2020
Australia 100 7 1990 - 2020
Austria 100 8 1990 - 2020
Azerbaijan 100 9 1999 - 2020
Bahamas 100 10 1990 - 2020
Bahrain 100 11 1990 - 2020
Barbados 100 12 1990 - 2020
Belarus 100 13 1990 - 2020
Belgium 100 14 1990 - 2020
Bermuda 100 15 1990 - 2020
Bhutan 100 16 2000 - 2020
Bosnia & Herz. 100 17 1990 - 2020
Brazil 100 18 1990 - 2020
Brunei 100 19 1990 - 2020
Canada 100 20 1990 - 2020
Chile 100 21 1990 - 2020
China 100 22 2000 - 2020
Colombia 100 23 1990 - 2020
Croatia 100 24 1990 - 2020
Cyprus 100 25 1990 - 2020
Czechia 100 26 1990 - 2020
Denmark 100 27 1990 - 2020
Dominica 100 28 1998 - 2020
Domin. Rep. 100 29 1991 - 2020
Egypt 100 30 1992 - 2020
El Salvador 100 31 1991 - 2020
Estonia 100 32 1990 - 2020
Euro area 100 33 1990 - 2020
Faroe Isl. 100 34 1990 - 2020
Fiji 100 35 1996 - 2020
Finland 100 36 1990 - 2020
France 100 37 1990 - 2020
Georgia 100 38 2000 - 2020
Germany 100 39 1990 - 2020
Gibraltar 100 40 1990 - 2020
Greece 100 41 1990 - 2020
Hong Kong 100 42 1990 - 2020
Hungary 100 43 1990 - 2020
Iceland 100 44 1990 - 2020
Iran 100 45 2000 - 2020
Iraq 100 46 2000 - 2020
Ireland 100 47 1990 - 2020
Israel 100 48 1990 - 2020
Italy 100 49 1990 - 2020
Jamaica 100 50 1990 - 2020
Japan 100 51 1990 - 2020
Kazakhstan 100 52 1995 - 2020
Kuwait 100 53 1990 - 2020
Laos 100 54 1993 - 2020
Latvia 100 55 1990 - 2020
Lebanon 100 56 2000 - 2020
Liechtenstein 100 57 1990 - 2020
Lithuania 100 58 1990 - 2020
Luxembourg 100 59 1990 - 2020
Macao 100 60 1990 - 2020
Malaysia 100 61 2000 - 2020
Maldives 100 62 2000 - 2020
Malta 100 63 1990 - 2020
Moldova 100 64 1990 - 2020
Monaco 100 65 1990 - 2020
Montenegro 100 66 1990 - 2020
Morocco 100 67 1992 - 2020
Netherlands 100 68 1990 - 2020
N. Caledonia 100 69 1990 - 2020
New Zealand 100 70 1990 - 2020
North Macedonia 100 71 1990 - 2020
Norway 100 72 1990 - 2020
Oman 100 73 1990 - 2020
Palau 100 74 1990 - 2020
Palestine 100 75 1997 - 2020
Paraguay 100 76 1995 - 2020
Poland 100 77 1990 - 2020
Portugal 100 78 1990 - 2020
Puerto Rico 100 79 1990 - 2020
Qatar 100 80 1990 - 2020
Romania 100 81 1990 - 2020
Russia 100 82 1990 - 2020
Saint Lucia 100 83 2000 - 2020
St. Vincent & ... 100 84 1991 - 2020
Samoa 100 85 1991 - 2020
San Marino 100 86 1990 - 2020
Saudi Arabia 100 87 1990 - 2020
Serbia 100 88 1990 - 2020
Seychelles 100 89 1994 - 2020
Singapore 100 90 1990 - 2020
Slovakia 100 91 1990 - 2020
Slovenia 100 92 1990 - 2020
South Korea 100 93 1990 - 2020
Spain 100 94 1990 - 2020
Sri Lanka 100 95 2000 - 2020
Sweden 100 96 1990 - 2020
Switzerland 100 97 1990 - 2020
Thailand 100 98 2000 - 2020
Tonga 100 99 1994 - 2020
Tr.&Tobago 100 100 2000 - 2020
Tunisia 100 101 1994 - 2020
Turkey 100 102 2000 - 2020
Turkmenistan 100 103 2000 - 2020
Ukraine 100 104 1990 - 2020
UA Emirates 100 105 1990 - 2020
UK 100 106 1990 - 2020
Uruguay 100 107 1992 - 2020
USA 100 108 1990 - 2020
Uzbekistan 100 109 1996 - 2020
Venezuela 100 110 1992 - 2020
Vietnam 100 111 1997 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan 99.98 112 1997 - 2020
Costa Rica 99.9 113 2000 - 2020
Jordan 99.9 114 1990 - 2020
Algeria 99.8 115 2000 - 2020
Tajikistan 99.78 116 1999 - 2020
Bulgaria 99.7 117 1990 - 2020
Tuvalu 99.69 118 2000 - 2020
Mauritius 99.66 119 1990 - 2020
Mexico 99.4 120 1992 - 2020
Peru 99.31 121 1992 - 2020
India 99 122 1993 - 2020
Ecuador 98.85 123 1995 - 2020
Suriname 98.2 124 1999 - 2020
Mongolia 98.1 125 2000 - 2020
Afghanistan 97.7 126 2000 - 2020
Bolivia 97.55 127 1992 - 2020
Belize 97.11 128 1991 - 2020
Guatemala 97.06 129 1995 - 2020
Indonesia 96.95 130 1991 - 2020
Philippines 96.84 131 1993 - 2020
Panama 96.7 132 1990 - 2020
Bangladesh 96.2 133 1991 - 2020
Cape Verde 94.16 134 2000 - 2020
Grenada 93.59 135 1998 - 2020
Honduras 93.21 136 1991 - 2020
Guyana 92.54 137 1993 - 2020
Kiribati 91.96 138 2000 - 2020
Gabon 91.57 139 2000 - 2020
Nepal 89.9 140 1996 - 2020
Syria 89.14 141 2000 - 2020
Nicaragua 88.91 142 1993 - 2020
Comoros 86.74 143 1996 - 2020
Cambodia 86.4 144 1998 - 2020
Ghana 85.87 145 1993 - 2020
South Africa 84.39 146 1996 - 2020
Micronesia 82.93 147 2000 - 2020
Swaziland 79.73 148 2000 - 2020
S.T.&Principe 76.56 149 2000 - 2020
Pakistan 75.38 150 1998 - 2020
Yemen 73.76 151 1992 - 2020
Solomon Isl. 73.35 152 1999 - 2020
Botswana 71.99 153 1991 - 2020
Kenya 71.44 154 1993 - 2020
Burma 70.4 155 2000 - 2020
Senegal 70.37 156 1993 - 2020
Libya 69.71 157 2000 - 2020
Ivory Coast 69.68 158 1994 - 2020
Vanuatu 67.33 159 1994 - 2020
Eq. Guinea 66.75 160 2000 - 2020
Cameroon 64.72 161 1991 - 2020
Gambia 62.27 162 1993 - 2020
Djibouti 61.77 163 1996 - 2020
Papua N.G. 60.4 164 1996 - 2020
Namibia 56.26 165 1992 - 2020
Nigeria 55.4 166 1990 - 2020
Sudan 55.39 167 1990 - 2020
Togo 54 168 1998 - 2020
Zimbabwe 52.75 169 1992 - 2020
North Korea 52.31 170 2009 - 2020
Eritrea 52.17 171 1995 - 2020
Ethiopia 51.09 172 2000 - 2020
Mali 50.56 173 1996 - 2020
Somalia 49.73 174 2000 - 2020
R. of Congo 49.52 175 2000 - 2020
Lesotho 47.35 176 2000 - 2020
Mauritania 47.35 177 2000 - 2020
Haiti 46.93 178 1995 - 2020
Angola 46.89 179 2000 - 2020
Rwanda 46.6 180 1992 - 2020
Guinea 44.67 181 1999 - 2020
Zambia 44.52 182 1990 - 2020
Uganda 42.07 183 1991 - 2020
Benin 41.41 184 1996 - 2020
Tanzania 39.9 185 1992 - 2020
Madagascar 33.74 186 1992 - 2020
G.-Bissau 33.34 187 2002 - 2020
Mozambique 30.6 188 1997 - 2020
Liberia 27.53 189 2007 - 2020
Sierra Leone 26.2 190 2000 - 2020
Niger 19.25 191 1992 - 2020
DR Congo 19.1 192 2000 - 2020
Burkina Faso 18.96 193 1993 - 2020
C.A. Republic 15.47 194 1995 - 2020
Malawi 14.87 195 1992 - 2020
Burundi 11.74 196 1998 - 2020
Chad 11.08 197 1997 - 2020


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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