Myanmar Electricity Access 2002-2022

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Myanmar electricity access for 2019 was 68.36%, a 2.18% increase from 2018.
  • Myanmar electricity access for 2018 was 66.18%, a 3.64% decline from 2017.
  • Myanmar electricity access for 2017 was 69.81%, a 14.21% increase from 2016.
  • Myanmar electricity access for 2016 was 55.60%, a 4.9% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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West Bank and Gaza 100.00%
Ukraine 100.00%
Moldova 100.00%
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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%
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Lesotho 44.64%
Zambia 43.00%
Myanmar Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 68.36% 2.18%
2018 66.18% -3.64%
2017 69.81% 14.21%
2016 55.60% -4.90%
2015 60.50% 8.50%
2014 52.00% -4.34%
2013 56.34% 1.18%
2012 55.16% 1.16%
2011 54.00% 5.20%
2010 48.80% -2.96%
2009 51.76% 1.10%
2008 50.66% 1.09%
2007 49.58% 1.08%
2006 48.49% 1.09%
2005 47.41% 1.09%
2004 46.31% 1.11%
2003 45.21% -1.79%
2002 47.00% -1.79%