Senegal 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.
  • Senegal electricity access for 2019 was 70.40%, a 4.4% increase from 2018.
  • Senegal electricity access for 2018 was 66.00%, a 4.3% increase from 2017.
  • Senegal electricity access for 2017 was 61.70%, a 2.8% decline from 2016.
  • Senegal electricity access for 2016 was 64.50%, a 4% 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%
Senegal Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 70.40% 4.40%
2018 66.00% 4.30%
2017 61.70% -2.80%
2016 64.50% 4.00%
2015 60.50% -0.50%
2014 61.00% 4.00%
2013 57.00% 0.50%
2012 56.50% 0.00%
2011 56.50% 0.00%
2010 56.50% 3.00%
2009 53.50% 3.50%
2008 50.00% 1.59%
2007 48.41% -1.49%
2006 49.90% 2.80%
2005 47.10% 10.30%
2004 36.80% -5.23%
2003 42.03% 5.23%
2002 36.80% -1.97%
2001 38.77% 1.03%
2000 37.74% 1.54%
1999 36.20% 2.26%
1998 33.94% 1.74%
1997 32.20% 1.55%
1996 30.65% 1.64%
1995 29.00% 1.64%
1994 27.36% 1.36%
1993 26.00% 1.36%