FIELD LISTING :: ELECTRICITY ACCESS
Country
Afghanistan population without electricity: 18,999,254
electrification - total population: 43%
electrification - urban areas: 83%
electrification - rural areas: 32% (2012)
Albania electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Algeria population without electricity: 400,000
electrification - total population: 99%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 97% (2016)
American Samoa population without electricity: 22,219
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 60%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
Andorra electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Angola population without electricity: 15,000,000
electrification - total population: 30%
electrification - urban areas: 46%
electrification - rural areas: 18% (2013)
Antigua and Barbuda population without electricity: 9,358
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Argentina population without electricity: 1,500,000
electrification - total population: 96.4%
electrification - urban areas: 99.2%
electrification - rural areas: 96% (2013)
Armenia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Aruba population without electricity: 11,364
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Australia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Austria electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Azerbaijan electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Bahamas, The electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Bahrain population without electricity: 41,317
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 93% (2012)
Bangladesh population without electricity: 60,300,000
electrification - total population: 60%
electrification - urban areas: 90%
electrification - rural areas: 49% (2013)
Barbados population without electricity: 29,149
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Belarus electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Belgium electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Belize electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Benin population without electricity: 7,300,000
electrification - total population: 29%
electrification - urban areas: 57%
electrification - rural areas: 9% (2013)
Bermuda electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Bhutan population without electricity: 187,531
electrification - total population: 76%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 53% (2012)
Bolivia population without electricity: 1,200,000
electrification - total population: 90%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 72% (2013)
Bosnia and Herzegovina electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Botswana population without electricity: 700,000
electrification - total population: 66%
electrification - urban areas: 75%
electrification - rural areas: 54% (2013)
Brazil population without electricity: 800,000
electrification - total population: 99.5%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 97% (2013)
Brunei population without electricity: 104,788
electrification - total population: 76%
electrification - urban areas: 79%
electrification - rural areas: 67% (2012)
Bulgaria electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Burkina Faso population without electricity: 14,100,000
electrification - total population: 17%
electrification - urban areas: 56%
electrification - rural areas: 1% (2013)
Burma population without electricity: 36,300,000
electrification - total population: 52%
electrification - urban areas: 95%
electrification - rural areas: 31% (2013)
Burundi population without electricity: 9,700,000
electrification - total population: 5%
electrification - urban areas: 28%
electrification - rural areas: 2% (2013)
Cabo Verde population without electricity: 153,027
electrification - total population: 70.6%
electrification - urban areas: 84.4%
electrification - rural areas: 46.8% (2012)
Cambodia population without electricity: 9,900,000
electrification - total population: 34%
electrification - urban areas: 97%
electrification - rural areas: 18% (2013)
Cameroon population without electricity: 10,100,000
electrification - total population: 55%
electrification - urban areas: 88%
electrification - rural areas: 17% (2013)
Canada electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Cayman Islands population without electricity: 5,726
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 91%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Central African Republic population without electricity: 4,500,000
electrification - total population: 3%
electrification - urban areas: 5%
electrification - rural areas: 1% (2013)
Chad population without electricity: 10,477,071
electrification - total population: 4%
electrification - urban areas: 14%
electrification - rural areas: 1% (2013)
Chile population without electricity: 70,600
electrification - total population: 99.6%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 98% (2012)
China population without electricity: 1,200,000
electrification - total population: 99.9%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 99.8% (2016)
Colombia population without electricity: 1,200,000
electrification - total population: 97%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 88% (2013)
Comoros population without electricity: 200,000
electrification - total population: 69%
electrification - urban areas: 89%
electrification - rural areas: 62% (2013)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the population without electricity: 61,400,000
electrification - total population: 9%
electrification - urban areas: 19%
electrification - rural areas: 2% (2013)
Congo, Republic of the population without electricity: 2,600,000
electrification - total population: 42%
electrification - urban areas: 62%
electrification - rural areas: 5% (2013)
Costa Rica population without electricity: 24,362
electrification - total population: 99.5%
electrification - urban areas: 99.9%
electrification - rural areas: 98.3% (2013)
Cote d'Ivoire population without electricity: 15,000,000
electrification - total population: 26%
electrification - urban areas: 42%
electrification - rural areas: 8% (2013)
Croatia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Cuba population without electricity: 200,000
electrification - total population: 99.9%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 95% (2013)
Curacao population without electricity: 14,903
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 91%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Cyprus electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Czechia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Denmark electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Djibouti population without electricity: 400,000
electrification - total population: 50%
electrification - urban areas: 61%
electrification - rural areas: 14% (2013)
Dominica population without electricity: 5,900
electrification - total population: 93%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Dominican Republic population without electricity: 300,000
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 97% (2013)
Ecuador population without electricity: 500,000
electrification - total population: 97%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 92% (2013)
Egypt population without electricity: 300,000
electrification - total population: 99.6%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 99.3% (2013)
El Salvador population without electricity: 400,000
electrification - total population: 94%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 86% (2013)
Equatorial Guinea population without electricity: 300,000
electrification - total population: 66%
electrification - urban areas: 93%
electrification - rural areas: 48% (2013)
Eritrea population without electricity: 4,300,000
electrification - total population: 32%
electrification - urban areas: 86%
electrification - rural areas: 17% (2013)
Estonia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Eswatini population without electricity: 900,000
electrification - total population: 27%
electrification - urban areas: 40%
electrification - rural areas: 24% (2013)
Ethiopia population without electricity: 71,200,000
electrification - total population: 24%
electrification - urban areas: 85%
electrification - rural areas: 10% (2013)
Faroe Islands electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Fiji population without electricity: 375,274
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 72%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
Finland electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
France electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
French Polynesia population without electricity: 116,981
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 72%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
Gabon population without electricity: 200,000
electrification - total population: 89%
electrification - urban areas: 97%
electrification - rural areas: 38% (2013)
Gambia, The population without electricity: 1,200,000
electrification - total population: 36%
electrification - urban areas: 60%
electrification - rural areas: 2% (2013)
Gaza Strip population without electricity: 80,930
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 93%
note: data for Gaza Strip and West Bank combined (2012)
Georgia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Germany electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Ghana population without electricity: 7,300,000
electrification - total population: 72%
electrification - urban areas: 92%
electrification - rural areas: 50% (2013)
Greece electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Greenland electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Grenada population without electricity: 11,121
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Guam population without electricity: 66,724
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 60%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
Guatemala population without electricity: 1,600,000
electrification - total population: 78%
electrification - urban areas: 85%
electrification - rural areas: 72% (2013)
Guernsey electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Guinea population without electricity: 8,700,000
electrification - total population: 26%
electrification - urban areas: 53%
electrification - rural areas: 11% (2013)
Guinea-Bissau population without electricity: 1,300,000
electrification - total population: 21%
electrification - urban areas: 37%
electrification - rural areas: 6% (2013)
Guyana population without electricity: 154,540
electrification - total population: 79%
electrification - urban areas: 91%
electrification - rural areas: 75% (2012)
Haiti population without electricity: 7,400,000
electrification - total population: 38%
electrification - urban areas: 72%
electrification - rural areas: 15% (2013)
Honduras population without electricity: 900,000
electrification - total population: 82%
electrification - urban areas: 97%
electrification - rural areas: 66% (2013)
Hong Kong electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Hungary electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Iceland electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
India population without electricity: 237,400,000
electrification - total population: 79%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 70% (2013)
Indonesia population without electricity: 48,700,000
electrification - total population: 81%
electrification - urban areas: 94%
electrification - rural areas: 66% (2013)
Iran population without electricity: 1,100,000
electrification - total population: 98.6%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 95% (2013)
Iraq population without electricity: 600,000
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 99.6%
electrification - rural areas: 95.4% (2013)
Ireland electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Isle of Man electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Israel electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Italy electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Jamaica population without electricity: 200,000
electrification - total population: 93%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 87% (2013)
Japan electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Jersey electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Jordan population without electricity: 40,926
electrification - total population: 99.5%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 99.4% (2012)
Kazakhstan electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Kenya population without electricity: 35,400,000
electrification - total population: 20%
electrification - urban areas: 60%
electrification - rural areas: 7% (2013)
Kiribati population without electricity: 43,839
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 77%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
Korea, North population without electricity: 18,400,000
electrification - total population: 30%
electrification - urban areas: 41%
electrification - rural areas: 13% (2013)
Korea, South electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Kosovo electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Kuwait population without electricity: 56,655
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 93% (2012)
Kyrgyzstan electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Laos population without electricity: 900,000
electrification - total population: 87%
electrification - urban areas: 97%
electrification - rural areas: 82% (2013)
Latvia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Lebanon electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Lesotho population without electricity: 1,700,000
electrification - total population: 17%
electrification - urban areas: 43%
electrification - rural areas: 8% (2013)
Liberia population without electricity: 3,900,000
electrification - total population: 10%
electrification - urban areas: 17%
electrification - rural areas: 3% (2013)
Libya population without electricity: 13,083
electrification - total population: 99.8%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 99.1% (2013)
Liechtenstein electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Lithuania electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Luxembourg electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Macau population without electricity: 59,742
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 91%
electrification - rural areas: 72% (2012)
Macedonia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Madagascar population without electricity: 19,500,000
electrification - total population: 15%
electrification - urban areas: 37%
electrification - rural areas: 4% (2013)
Malawi population without electricity: 14,900,000
electrification - total population: 9%
electrification - urban areas: 32%
electrification - rural areas: 4% (2013)
Malaysia population without electricity: 100,000
electrification - total population: 99.5%
electrification - urban areas: 99.8%
electrification - rural areas: 98.7% (2013)
Maldives electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Mali population without electricity: 11,400,000
electrification - total population: 26%
electrification - urban areas: 53%
electrification - rural areas: 9% (2013)
Malta electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Marshall Islands population without electricity: 30,084
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 65%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
Mauritania population without electricity: 2,800,000
electrification - total population: 28%
electrification - urban areas: 47%
electrification - rural areas: 2% (2013)
Mauritius electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Mexico population without electricity: 1,231,667
electrification - total population: 99%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 97% (2012)
Micronesia, Federated States of population without electricity: 42,934
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
Moldova electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Monaco electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Mongolia population without electricity: 300,000
electrification - total population: 90%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 73% (2013)
Montenegro electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Morocco population without electricity: 400,000
electrification - total population: 98.9%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 97.4% (2013)
Mozambique population without electricity: 15,700,000
electrification - total population: 39%
electrification - urban areas: 66%
electrification - rural areas: 27% (2013)
Namibia population without electricity: 1,600,000
electrification - total population: 32%
electrification - urban areas: 50%
electrification - rural areas: 17% (2013)
Nepal population without electricity: 6,600,000
electrification - total population: 76%
electrification - urban areas: 97%
electrification - rural areas: 72% (2013)
Netherlands electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
New Caledonia population without electricity: 112,895
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 68%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
New Zealand electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Nicaragua population without electricity: 1,400,000
electrification - total population: 78%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 43% (2013)
Niger population without electricity: 15,200,000
electrification - total population: 15%
electrification - urban areas: 62%
electrification - rural areas: 4% (2013)
Nigeria population without electricity: 95,500,000
electrification - total population: 45%
electrification - urban areas: 55%
electrification - rural areas: 37% (2013)
Norway electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Oman population without electricity: 100,000
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 93% (2013)
Pakistan population without electricity: 49,500,000
electrification - total population: 73%
electrification - urban areas: 91%
electrification - rural areas: 62% (2013)
Palau population without electricity: 8,752
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 62%
electrification - rural areas: 45% (2012)
Panama population without electricity: 300,000
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 94%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2013)
Papua New Guinea population without electricity: 5,568,879
electrification - total population: 18%
electrification - urban areas: 72%
electrification - rural areas: 10% (2012)
Paraguay population without electricity: 100,000
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 96% (2013)
Peru population without electricity: 2,900,000
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 73% (2013)
Philippines population without electricity: 20,600,000
electrification - total population: 88%
electrification - urban areas: 94%
electrification - rural areas: 82% (2013)
Poland electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Portugal electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Puerto Rico population without electricity: 357,805
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 91%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Qatar population without electricity: 45,165
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 93% (2012)
Romania electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Russia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Rwanda population without electricity: 9,300,000
electrification - total population: 21%
electrification - urban areas: 67%
electrification - rural areas: 5% (2013)
Saint Kitts and Nevis population without electricity: 5,232
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Saint Lucia population without electricity: 16,446
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Saint Martin population without electricity: 3,194
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines population without electricity: 25,587
electrification - total population: 76%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 32% (2012)
Samoa population without electricity: 10,942
electrification - total population: 94%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 93% (2012)
San Marino electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Sao Tome and Principe population without electricity: 100,000
electrification - total population: 59%
electrification - urban areas: 70%
electrification - rural areas: 40% (2013)
Saudi Arabia population without electricity: 200,000
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 93% (2013)
Senegal population without electricity: 6,400,000
electrification - total population: 55%
electrification - urban areas: 90%
electrification - rural areas: 28% (2013)
Serbia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Seychelles population without electricity: 2,795
electrification - total population: 97%
electrification - urban areas: 97%
electrification - rural areas: 97% (2012)
Sierra Leone population without electricity: 5,800,000
electrification - total population: 5%
electrification - urban areas: 11%
electrification - rural areas: 1% (2013)
Singapore electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Slovakia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Slovenia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Solomon Islands population without electricity: 495,321
electrification - total population: 23%
electrification - urban areas: 62%
electrification - rural areas: 13% (2012)
Somalia population without electricity: 8,900,000
electrification - total population: 15%
electrification - urban areas: 33%
electrification - rural areas: 4% (2013)
South Africa population without electricity: 7,700,000
electrification - total population: 85%
electrification - urban areas: 90%
electrification - rural areas: 77% (2013)
South Sudan population without electricity: 11,200,000
electrification - total population: 1%
electrification - urban areas: 4%
electrification - rural areas: 0% (2013)
Spain electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Sri Lanka population without electricity: 1,334,100
electrification - total population: 94%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 93% (2013)
Sudan population without electricity: 24,700,000
electrification - total population: 35%
electrification - urban areas: 63%
electrification - rural areas: 21% (2013)
Suriname electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Sweden electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Switzerland electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Syria population without electricity: 1,600,000
electrification - total population: 96%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 81% (2013)
Tajikistan electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Tanzania population without electricity: 37,400,000
electrification - total population: 24%
electrification - urban areas: 71%
electrification - rural areas: 4% (2013)
Thailand population without electricity: 700,000
electrification - total population: 99%
electrification - urban areas: 99.7%
electrification - rural areas: 98.3% (2013)
Timor-Leste population without electricity: 744,032
electrification - total population: 42%
electrification - urban areas: 78%
electrification - rural areas: 27% (2012)
Togo population without electricity: 5,000,000
electrification - total population: 27%
electrification - urban areas: 35%
electrification - rural areas: 21% (2013)
Tonga population without electricity: 5,325
electrification - total population: 96%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 83% (2012)
Trinidad and Tobago population without electricity: 12,452
electrification - total population: 99.8%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 99% (2012)
Tunisia electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Turkey electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Turkmenistan electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Turks and Caicos Islands population without electricity: 5,143
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 92%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
Tuvalu population without electricity: 6,137
electrification - total population: 45%
electrification - urban areas: 57%
electrification - rural areas: 32% (2012)
Uganda population without electricity: 32,100,000
electrification - total population: 22%
electrification - urban areas: 55%
electrification - rural areas: 10% (2013)
Ukraine electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
United Arab Emirates population without electricity: 177,824
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 93% (2012)
United Kingdom electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
United States electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Uruguay population without electricity: 20,106
electrification - total population: 99.4%
electrification - urban areas: 99.7%
electrification - rural areas: 93.8% (2012)
Uzbekistan electrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Vanuatu population without electricity: 202,614
electrification - total population: 27%
electrification - urban areas: 55%
electrification - rural areas: 18% (2012)
Venezuela population without electricity: 100,000
electrification - total population: 99.7%
electrification - urban areas: 99.8%
electrification - rural areas: 98.6% (2013)
Vietnam population without electricity: 2,600,000
electrification - total population: 99%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 98% (2013)
Virgin Islands population without electricity: 10,295
electrification - total population: 91%
electrification - urban areas: 91%
electrification - rural areas: 80% (2012)
West Bank population without electricity: 80,930
electrification - total population: 98%
electrification - urban areas: 99%
electrification - rural areas: 93%
note: data for West Bank and Gaza Strip combined (2012)
World population without electricity: 1,201,000,000
electrification - total population: 83%
electrification - urban areas: 95%
electrification - rural areas: 70% (2013)
Yemen population without electricity: 13,300,000
electrification - total population: 48%
electrification - urban areas: 79%
electrification - rural areas: 33% (2013)
Zambia population without electricity: 10,700,000
electrification - total population: 26%
electrification - urban areas: 45%
electrification - rural areas: 14% (2013)
Zimbabwe population without electricity: 8,500,000
electrification - total population: 40%
electrification - urban areas: 80%
electrification - rural areas: 21% (2013)