Zimbabwe 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.
  • Zimbabwe electricity access for 2019 was 41.09%, a 0.47% increase from 2018.
  • Zimbabwe electricity access for 2018 was 40.62%, a 0.47% increase from 2017.
  • Zimbabwe electricity access for 2017 was 40.14%, a 0.47% increase from 2016.
  • Zimbabwe electricity access for 2016 was 39.68%, a 5.98% 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%
Zimbabwe Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 41.09% 0.47%
2018 40.62% 0.47%
2017 40.14% 0.47%
2016 39.68% 5.98%
2015 33.70% 1.40%
2014 32.30% -6.04%
2013 38.34% -5.66%
2012 44.00% 7.10%
2011 36.90% -3.56%
2010 40.46% -2.91%
2009 43.37% 6.86%
2008 36.51% 0.31%
2007 36.20% -1.00%
2006 37.20% 1.63%
2005 35.57% 0.32%
2004 35.25% 0.33%
2003 34.91% 0.71%
2002 34.20% -0.01%
2001 34.21% 0.36%
2000 33.85% -4.55%
1999 38.40% 5.30%
1998 33.10% 0.39%
1997 32.71% 0.39%
1996 32.32% 0.39%
1995 31.93% 3.83%
1994 28.10% -3.05%
1993 31.15% 2.95%
1992 28.20% 2.95%