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The electrification rate in the World

87 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017

Electrification rate of World increased from 82 electrification rate (%) in 2012 to 87 electrification rate (%) in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 2.00 %.

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Date Value Change, %
2017 87.00 1.16 %
2016 86.00 3.61 %
2013 83.00 1.22 %
2012 82.00
Alternate Sources
World Development Indicators (WDI) 88.85 % in 2017 WB
Access to Electricity by Region and Country 86.79 % in 2017 EIA
Macro Region
Africa 52 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 1 other
Asia 116 timeseries
Central America and the Caribbean 131 timeseries
Europe 172 timeseries
Middle East 92 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 1 other
North America 100 % in 2017 WB
Oceania 55 timeseries
South America 87 timeseries
Southeast Asia 77.6 Electrification Rate (%) in 2011 IRENA + 1 other
Country
Afghanistan 16 Electrification Rate (%) in 2011 IRENA + 2 others
Albania 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Algeria 99 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Andorra 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Angola 43 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Antigua and Barbuda 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Argentina 98.8 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Armenia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Australia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Austria 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Azerbaijan 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Bahamas 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Bahrain 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Bangladesh 80 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Barbados 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 2 others
Belarus 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Belgium 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Belize 96.2 Electrification Rate (%) in 2011 IRENA + 2 others
Benin 30 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Bhutan 97.7 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Bolivia 88 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Bosnia and Herzegovina 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Botswana 57 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Brazil 99.7 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Brunei Darussalam 99.9 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Bulgaria 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Burkina Faso 18 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Burundi 10 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Cabo Verde 96 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Cambodia 61 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Cameroon 62 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Canada 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Central African Republic 3 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Chad 8 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Chile 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 2 others
China 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Colombia 97 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Comoros 69 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Congo 60 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Costa Rica 99.3 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Côte d'Ivoire 60 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Croatia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Cuba 99.6 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Cyprus 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Czech Republic 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 43.87 % in 2017 WB + 2 others
Democratic Republic of the Congo 15 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Denmark 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Djibouti 42 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Dominica 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Dominican Republic 97 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Ecuador 97 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Egypt 99.8 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
El Salvador 96 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Equatorial Guinea 80 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Eritrea 44 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Estonia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Eswatini 73.53 % in 2017 WB + 2 others
Ethiopia 45 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Fiji 96 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Finland 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
France 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Gabon 91 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Gambia 45 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Georgia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Germany 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Ghana 84 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Greece 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Grenada 82 Electrification Rate (%) in 2011 IRENA + 2 others
Guatemala 92 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Guinea 17 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Guinea Bissau 10 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Guyana 82 Electrification Rate (%) in 2011 IRENA + 2 others
Haiti 30 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Honduras 75 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Hong Kong 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Hungary 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Iceland 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
India 87 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Indonesia 95 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Iran 99 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Iraq 98 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Ireland 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Israel 99.7 Electrification Rate (%) in 2011 IRENA + 2 others
Italy 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Jamaica 98 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Japan 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Jordan 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Kazakhstan 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Kenya 73 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Kiribati 98.61 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Kuwait 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Kyrgyzstan 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 94 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Latvia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Lebanon 100 % in 2017 WB + 2 others
Lesotho 34 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Liberia 10 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Libya 99.8 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Liechtenstein 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Lithuania 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Luxembourg 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Macau 100 % in 2017 WB
Madagascar 23 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Malawi 11 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Malaysia 98 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Maldives 99.8 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Mali 43.09 % in 2017 WB + 2 others
Malta 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Marshall Islands 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2011 IRENA + 2 others
Mauritania 30 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Mauritius 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Mexico 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 2 others
Micronesia (Federated States of) 75 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 1 other
Monaco 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Mongolia 91 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Montenegro 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Morocco 99 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Mozambique 28 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Myanmar 56 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Namibia 56 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Nauru 99.55 % in 2017 WB
Nepal 91 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Netherlands 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
New Zealand 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Nicaragua 90 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Niger 12 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Nigeria 60 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
North Macedonia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Norway 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Oman 98.7 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Pakistan 74 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Palau 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Palestine 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2016 IRENA + 1 other
Panama 92 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Papua New Guinea 54.43 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Paraguay 99 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Peru 95 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Philippines 90 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Poland 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Portugal 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Puerto Rico 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Qatar 99.9 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Republic of Korea 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Republic of Moldova 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Romania 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Russian Federation 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Rwanda 43 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Saint Kitts and Nevis 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Saint Lucia 98.76 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Samoa 96.8 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
San Marino 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Sao Tome and Principe 68 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Saudi Arabia 99.4 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Senegal 65 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Serbia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Seychelles 99 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Sierra Leone 20 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Singapore 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Slovakia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Slovenia 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Solomon Islands 62.9 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Somalia 17 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
South Africa 84 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
South Sudan 1 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 2 others
Spain 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Sri Lanka 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Sudan 45 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Suriname 87 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 2 others
Sweden 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Switzerland 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Syrian Arab Republic 92 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Taiwan Province of China 100 0=Farthest from achieving target, 100=Closest to achieving target in 2016 YCELP
Tajikistan 99.3 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Thailand 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Timor-Leste 22 Electrification Rate (%) in 2011 IRENA + 2 others
Togo 36 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Tonga 97.97 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Trinidad and Tobago 99 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Tunisia 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Turkey 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Turkmenistan 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Tuvalu 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Uganda 20 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Ukraine 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
United Arab Emirates 100 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
United Kingdom 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
United Republic of Tanzania 33 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
United States of America 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Uruguay 98.8 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Uzbekistan 100 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Vanuatu 62.78 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 98.9 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Viet Nam 99 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Yemen 47 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Zambia 33 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others
Zimbabwe 34 Electrification Rate (%) in 2017 IRENA + 3 others

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