Kenya Electricity Access 1993-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Kenya electricity access for 2019 was 69.70%, a 8.26% increase from 2018.
  • Kenya electricity access for 2018 was 61.44%, a 5.35% increase from 2017.
  • Kenya electricity access for 2017 was 56.09%, a 2.99% increase from 2016.
  • Kenya electricity access for 2016 was 53.10%, a 11.5% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Sri Lanka 100.00%
Kosovo 100.00%
Bhutan 100.00%
Lao PDR 100.00%
El Salvador 100.00%
Georgia 100.00%
Kiribati 100.00%
Uzbekistan 100.00%
Egypt 100.00%
West Bank and Gaza 100.00%
Ukraine 100.00%
Moldova 100.00%
Tunisia 100.00%
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%
Kenya Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 69.70% 8.26%
2018 61.44% 5.35%
2017 56.09% 2.99%
2016 53.10% 11.50%
2015 41.60% 5.60%
2014 36.00% -3.94%
2013 39.94% 1.97%
2012 37.97% 1.95%
2011 36.02% 16.82%
2010 19.20% -3.80%
2009 23.00% -7.30%
2008 30.30% 1.88%
2007 28.43% 1.87%
2006 26.55% 1.88%
2005 24.68% 1.89%
2004 22.79% 6.79%
2003 16.00% -2.99%
2002 18.99% 1.92%
2001 17.07% 1.93%
2000 15.14% 1.95%
1999 13.19% -1.31%
1998 14.50% 5.67%
1997 8.83% 2.18%
1996 6.65% 2.18%
1995 4.47% 2.17%
1994 2.30% -8.60%
1993 10.90% -8.60%