India Electricity Access 1993-2022

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • India electricity access for 2019 was 97.82%, a 2.62% increase from 2018.
  • India electricity access for 2018 was 95.19%, a 2.74% increase from 2017.
  • India electricity access for 2017 was 92.46%, a 2.92% increase from 2016.
  • India electricity access for 2016 was 89.53%, a 1.53% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Uzbekistan 100.00%
Egypt 100.00%
West Bank and Gaza 100.00%
Ukraine 100.00%
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%
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%
India Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 97.82% 2.62%
2018 95.19% 2.74%
2017 92.46% 2.92%
2016 89.53% 1.53%
2015 88.00% 4.41%
2014 83.59% 2.85%
2013 80.74% 0.84%
2012 79.90% 12.30%
2011 67.60% -8.70%
2010 76.30% 1.30%
2009 75.00% 3.35%
2008 71.65% 1.52%
2007 70.13% 2.23%
2006 67.90% 0.81%
2005 67.09% 2.69%
2004 64.40% 0.38%
2003 64.02% 1.72%
2002 62.30% 6.50%
2001 55.80% -3.54%
2000 59.34% -0.76%
1999 60.10% 4.40%
1998 55.70% 1.72%
1997 53.98% 1.71%
1996 52.27% 1.71%
1995 50.56% 1.71%
1994 48.85% -2.05%
1993 50.90% -2.05%