Guinea-Bissau Electricity Access 2006-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Guinea-Bissau electricity access for 2019 was 31.04%, a 2.53% increase from 2018.
  • Guinea-Bissau electricity access for 2018 was 28.51%, a 2.51% increase from 2017.
  • Guinea-Bissau electricity access for 2017 was 26.00%, a 2.95% increase from 2016.
  • Guinea-Bissau electricity access for 2016 was 23.05%, a 2.91% 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%
Guinea-Bissau Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 31.04% 2.53%
2018 28.51% 2.51%
2017 26.00% 2.95%
2016 23.05% 2.91%
2015 20.14% 2.94%
2014 17.20% 1.00%
2013 16.20% 1.42%
2012 14.78% 1.40%
2011 13.38% 7.38%
2010 6.00% 1.30%
2009 4.70% -4.62%
2008 9.32% 1.33%
2007 8.00% -6.54%
2006 14.54% -6.54%