Niger Electricity Access 1992-2022

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Niger electricity access for 2019 was 18.77%, a 1.17% increase from 2018.
  • Niger electricity access for 2018 was 17.60%, a 0.31% decline from 2017.
  • Niger electricity access for 2017 was 17.91%, a 0.68% increase from 2016.
  • Niger electricity access for 2016 was 17.23%, a 0.63% 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%
Niger Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 18.77% 1.17%
2018 17.60% -0.31%
2017 17.91% 0.68%
2016 17.23% 0.63%
2015 16.60% 0.83%
2014 15.77% 0.60%
2013 15.16% 0.76%
2012 14.40% 0.10%
2011 14.30% 0.90%
2010 13.40% 1.05%
2009 12.34% 0.49%
2008 11.85% 0.48%
2007 11.37% 2.07%
2006 9.30% 2.20%
2005 7.10% -2.83%
2004 9.93% 0.50%
2003 9.42% 0.51%
2002 8.91% 0.52%
2001 8.39% 1.91%
2000 6.48% -0.86%
1999 7.34% 0.64%
1998 6.70% 0.46%
1997 6.24% -0.76%
1996 7.00% 0.80%
1995 6.20% 1.61%
1994 4.59% 0.54%
1993 4.04% -0.36%
1992 4.40% -0.36%