Eritrea Electricity Access 1995-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Eritrea electricity access for 2019 was 50.39%, a 1.21% increase from 2018.
  • Eritrea electricity access for 2018 was 49.18%, a 1.21% increase from 2017.
  • Eritrea electricity access for 2017 was 47.97%, a 1.2% increase from 2016.
  • Eritrea electricity access for 2016 was 46.77%, a 1.19% 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%
Eritrea Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 50.39% 1.21%
2018 49.18% 1.21%
2017 47.97% 1.20%
2016 46.77% 1.19%
2015 45.58% 1.18%
2014 44.40% 1.17%
2013 43.23% 1.15%
2012 42.08% 1.12%
2011 40.96% 1.10%
2010 39.87% 1.07%
2009 38.79% 1.06%
2008 37.74% 1.05%
2007 36.69% 1.04%
2006 35.64% 1.05%
2005 34.60% 1.06%
2004 33.54% 1.07%
2003 32.47% 0.27%
2002 32.20% 1.90%
2001 30.30% 1.10%
2000 29.20% 1.10%
1999 28.10% 1.13%
1998 26.97% 1.13%
1997 25.84% 1.13%
1996 24.72% 1.82%
1995 22.90% 1.82%