Sri Lanka Electricity Access 2001-2022

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Sri Lanka electricity access for 2019 was 100.00%, a 0.41% increase from 2018.
  • Sri Lanka electricity access for 2018 was 99.59%, a 2.09% increase from 2017.
  • Sri Lanka electricity access for 2017 was 97.50%, a 0% increase from 2016.
  • Sri Lanka electricity access for 2016 was 97.50%, a 3.17% 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%
Sri Lanka Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 100.00% 0.41%
2018 99.59% 2.09%
2017 97.50% 0.00%
2016 97.50% 3.17%
2015 94.33% 1.70%
2014 92.64% 2.44%
2013 90.20% 3.20%
2012 87.00% -0.76%
2011 87.76% 2.46%
2010 85.30% -1.79%
2009 87.09% 4.20%
2008 82.89% 2.89%
2007 80.00% -2.05%
2006 82.05% 3.85%
2005 78.20% 1.57%
2004 76.63% 1.58%
2003 75.04% -5.66%
2002 80.70% 17.10%
2001 63.60% 17.10%