Burundi Electricity Access 1997-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Burundi electricity access for 2019 was 11.06%, a 0.47% increase from 2018.
  • Burundi electricity access for 2018 was 10.60%, a 1.3% increase from 2017.
  • Burundi electricity access for 2017 was 9.30%, a 0.05% increase from 2016.
  • Burundi electricity access for 2016 was 9.25%, a 0.85% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Tajikistan 99.64%
Afghanistan 97.70%
Nepal 89.90%
Syrian Arab Republic 89.32%
Comoros 84.05%
Yemen 72.75%
Senegal 70.40%
Gambia 59.92%
Togo 52.44%
Eritrea 50.39%
North Korea 49.37%
Ethiopia 48.27%
Mali 48.02%
Haiti 45.37%
Guinea 42.42%
Uganda 41.30%
Zimbabwe 41.09%
Benin 40.32%
Rwanda 37.78%
Tanzania 37.70%
Somalia 36.03%
Guinea-Bissau 31.04%
Mozambique 29.62%
Liberia 27.65%
Madagascar 26.91%
Sierra Leone 22.70%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 19.10%
Niger 18.77%
Burkina Faso 18.38%
Central African Republic 14.30%
Malawi 11.20%
Burundi 11.06%
Chad 8.40%
South Sudan 6.72%
Burundi Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 11.06% 0.47%
2018 10.60% 1.30%
2017 9.30% 0.05%
2016 9.25% 0.85%
2015 8.40% 1.40%
2014 7.00% 0.10%
2013 6.90% 0.40%
2012 6.50% 0.39%
2011 6.11% 0.81%
2010 5.30% -0.11%
2009 5.41% 0.61%
2008 4.80% 0.02%
2007 4.78% 2.12%
2006 2.66% -0.55%
2005 3.21% -0.62%
2004 3.83% 0.33%
2003 3.50% 0.34%
2002 3.15% 0.35%
2001 2.80% 0.36%
2000 2.44% -0.18%
1999 2.62% -1.28%
1998 3.90% 2.00%
1997 1.90% 2.00%