Liberia Electricity Access 2007-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Liberia electricity access for 2019 was 27.65%, a 2.83% increase from 2018.
  • Liberia electricity access for 2018 was 24.82%, a 0.62% increase from 2017.
  • Liberia electricity access for 2017 was 24.20%, a 6.5% increase from 2016.
  • Liberia electricity access for 2016 was 17.70%, a 2.17% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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%
Liberia Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 27.65% 2.83%
2018 24.82% 0.62%
2017 24.20% 6.50%
2016 17.70% 2.17%
2015 15.53% 6.13%
2014 9.40% -0.40%
2013 9.80% 0.67%
2012 9.13% 5.03%
2011 4.10% -1.07%
2010 5.17% 3.27%
2009 1.90% 0.60%
2008 1.30% -1.70%
2007 3.00% -1.70%