Cameroon Electricity Access 1991-2022

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Cameroon electricity access for 2019 was 63.45%, a 1.25% increase from 2018.
  • Cameroon electricity access for 2018 was 62.20%, a 1.21% increase from 2017.
  • Cameroon electricity access for 2017 was 60.99%, a 1.22% increase from 2016.
  • Cameroon electricity access for 2016 was 59.77%, a 1.22% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Moldova 100.00%
Tunisia 100.00%
Sri Lanka 100.00%
Kosovo 100.00%
Bhutan 100.00%
Lao PDR 100.00%
El Salvador 100.00%
Georgia 100.00%
Kiribati 100.00%
Uzbekistan 100.00%
Egypt 100.00%
West Bank and Gaza 100.00%
Ukraine 100.00%
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%
Angola 45.67%
Lesotho 44.64%
Zambia 43.00%
Cameroon Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 63.45% 1.25%
2018 62.20% 1.21%
2017 60.99% 1.22%
2016 59.77% 1.22%
2015 58.55% 1.75%
2014 56.80% 0.64%
2013 56.16% 1.17%
2012 54.99% 1.29%
2011 53.70% 0.97%
2010 52.73% 1.10%
2009 51.63% 1.08%
2008 50.55% 2.35%
2007 48.20% -0.80%
2006 49.00% 1.66%
2005 47.34% 0.24%
2004 47.10% 1.93%
2003 45.17% 1.10%
2002 44.07% -2.13%
2001 46.20% 5.20%
2000 41.00% 0.29%
1999 40.71% 0.01%
1998 40.70% 2.30%
1997 38.40% 1.15%
1996 37.25% 1.15%
1995 36.11% 1.14%
1994 34.96% 1.14%
1993 33.82% 1.14%
1992 32.68% 3.68%
1991 29.00% 3.68%