Bangladesh Electricity Access 1991-2022

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Bangladesh electricity access for 2019 was 92.20%, a 0.4% increase from 2018.
  • Bangladesh electricity access for 2018 was 91.80%, a 3.8% increase from 2017.
  • Bangladesh electricity access for 2017 was 88.00%, a 12.08% increase from 2016.
  • Bangladesh electricity access for 2016 was 75.92%, a 1.48% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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West Bank and Gaza 100.00%
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Kyrgyz Republic 99.88%
Morocco 99.60%
Vietnam 99.40%
Mongolia 99.13%
Indonesia 98.85%
India 97.82%
Bolivia 96.30%
Philippines 95.63%
Cabo Verde 95.53%
Timor-Leste 94.72%
Cambodia 93.00%
Honduras 92.78%
Bangladesh 92.20%
Nicaragua 88.21%
Ghana 83.50%
Micronesia 82.12%
Eswatini 77.17%
Sao Tome and Principe 75.18%
Pakistan 73.91%
Solomon Islands 70.26%
Kenya 69.70%
Myanmar 68.36%
Vanuatu 64.67%
Papua New Guinea 63.46%
Cameroon 63.45%
Djibouti 61.28%
Nigeria 55.40%
Sudan 53.83%
Congo, Rep. 48.33%
Mauritania 45.81%
Angola 45.67%
Lesotho 44.64%
Zambia 43.00%
Bangladesh Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 92.20% 0.40%
2018 91.80% 3.80%
2017 88.00% 12.08%
2016 75.92% 1.48%
2015 74.44% 12.04%
2014 62.40% 0.90%
2013 61.50% -3.91%
2012 65.41% 5.81%
2011 59.60% 4.34%
2010 55.26% -1.81%
2009 57.07% 2.74%
2008 54.33% 7.83%
2007 46.50% -4.03%
2006 50.53% 6.30%
2005 44.23% 3.63%
2004 40.60% -0.05%
2003 40.65% 2.76%
2002 37.88% 2.77%
2001 35.11% 3.11%
2000 32.00% 1.99%
1999 30.02% 2.58%
1998 27.43% 5.03%
1997 22.40% 0.13%
1996 22.27% 2.58%
1995 19.69% 1.89%
1994 17.80% 3.26%
1993 14.54% 2.57%
1992 11.97% -2.32%
1991 14.29% -2.32%