Cameroon Electricity Access 1991-2024

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Cameroon electricity access for 2021 was 65.45%, a 1.13% increase from 2020.
  • Cameroon electricity access for 2020 was 64.31%, a 1.13% increase from 2019.
  • Cameroon electricity access for 2019 was 63.18%, a 0.98% increase from 2018.
  • Cameroon electricity access for 2018 was 62.20%, a 1.3% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Sri Lanka 100.00%
Bhutan 100.00%
Lao PDR 100.00%
Georgia 100.00%
Vietnam 100.00%
Mongolia 100.00%
Egypt 100.00%
West Bank and Gaza 100.00%
Ukraine 100.00%
Moldova 100.00%
Morocco 100.00%
Timor-Leste 100.00%
Uzbekistan 99.90%
Tunisia 99.90%
Kyrgyz Republic 99.67%
India 99.57%
Indonesia 99.21%
Bangladesh 98.99%
Bolivia 98.56%
El Salvador 97.89%
Philippines 97.49%
Cabo Verde 95.52%
Pakistan 94.92%
Honduras 94.13%
Kiribati 92.83%
Ghana 86.30%
Nicaragua 86.29%
Micronesia 83.63%
Eswatini 82.90%
Cambodia 82.50%
Sao Tome and Principe 78.45%
Kenya 76.54%
Solomon Islands 76.35%
Myanmar 72.47%
Vanuatu 70.04%
Cameroon 65.45%
Djibouti 65.44%
Sudan 61.77%
Nigeria 59.50%
Lesotho 50.38%
Republic of Congo 49.66%
Angola 48.22%
Mauritania 47.70%
Zambia 46.69%
Papua New Guinea 20.92%
Cameroon Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2021 65.45% 1.13%
2020 64.31% 1.13%
2019 63.18% 0.98%
2018 62.20% 1.30%
2017 60.90% 1.14%
2016 59.76% 1.14%
2015 58.62% 1.82%
2014 56.80% 0.48%
2013 56.32% 1.16%
2012 55.16% 1.46%
2011 53.70% 0.85%
2010 52.85% 1.15%
2009 51.69% 1.14%
2008 50.55% 2.35%
2007 48.20% -0.80%
2006 49.00% 1.78%
2005 47.22% 0.12%
2004 47.10% 2.01%
2003 45.09% 1.05%
2002 44.04% -2.16%
2001 46.20% 5.20%
2000 41.00% 0.29%
1999 40.71% 0.01%
1998 40.70% 2.26%
1997 38.44% 1.14%
1996 37.29% 1.15%
1995 36.15% 1.15%
1994 35.00% 1.15%
1993 33.85% 1.15%
1992 32.70% 3.70%
1991 29.00% 3.70%