Eritrea Electricity Access 1995-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Eritrea electricity access for 2018 was 49.62%, a 1.29% increase from 2017.
  • Eritrea electricity access for 2017 was 48.32%, a 1.29% increase from 2016.
  • Eritrea electricity access for 2016 was 47.03%, a 1.28% increase from 2015.
  • Eritrea electricity access for 2015 was 45.74%, a 1.27% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Tajikistan 99.30%
Afghanistan 98.71%
Nepal 93.92%
Syrian Arab Republic 86.00%
Comoros 81.92%
Senegal 66.96%
Yemen 62.00%
Gambia 60.30%
Togo 51.35%
Mali 50.90%
Eritrea 49.62%
North Korea 48.49%
Haiti 45.28%
Ethiopia 44.98%
Guinea 44.00%
Uganda 42.65%
Benin 41.53%
Zimbabwe 41.04%
Tanzania 35.56%
Somalia 35.26%
Rwanda 34.72%
Central African Republic 32.42%
Mozambique 31.10%
Guinea-Bissau 28.66%
South Sudan 28.20%
Sierra Leone 26.10%
Liberia 25.92%
Madagascar 25.91%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 18.98%
Malawi 18.02%
Niger 17.60%
Burkina Faso 14.40%
Chad 11.76%
Burundi 11.02%
Eritrea Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 49.62% 1.29%
2017 48.32% 1.29%
2016 47.03% 1.28%
2015 45.74% 1.27%
2014 44.48% 1.24%
2013 43.24% 1.20%
2012 42.03% 1.16%
2011 40.87% 1.11%
2010 39.76% 1.07%
2009 38.70% 1.04%
2008 37.66% 1.02%
2007 36.64% 1.01%
2006 35.63% 1.02%
2005 34.61% 1.03%
2004 33.58% 1.06%
2003 32.52% 0.32%
2002 32.20% 1.86%
2001 30.34% 1.11%
2000 29.23% 1.12%
1999 28.10% 1.13%
1998 26.97% 1.13%
1997 25.84% 1.13%
1996 24.72% 1.82%
1995 22.90% 1.82%