Solomon Islands Electricity Access 1999-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Solomon Islands electricity access for 2019 was 70.26%, a 3.79% increase from 2018.
  • Solomon Islands electricity access for 2018 was 66.47%, a 3.57% increase from 2017.
  • Solomon Islands electricity access for 2017 was 62.90%, a 4.41% increase from 2016.
  • Solomon Islands electricity access for 2016 was 58.49%, a 3.39% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Kosovo 100.00%
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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%
Solomon Islands Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 70.26% 3.79%
2018 66.47% 3.57%
2017 62.90% 4.41%
2016 58.49% 3.39%
2015 55.10% 4.89%
2014 50.21% 5.51%
2013 44.70% 2.48%
2012 42.22% 4.00%
2011 38.22% 4.02%
2010 34.21% 13.01%
2009 21.20% -6.95%
2008 28.15% 15.25%
2007 12.90% -1.50%
2006 14.40% -4.96%
2005 19.36% 2.94%
2004 16.42% 2.95%
2003 13.47% 2.96%
2002 10.50% 2.97%
2001 7.53% 2.98%
2000 4.55% -11.15%
1999 15.70% -11.15%