Jamaica Electricity Access 1990-2022

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Jamaica electricity access for 2020 was 100.00%, a 0.63% increase from 2019.
  • Jamaica electricity access for 2019 was 99.37%, a 0.88% increase from 2018.
  • Jamaica electricity access for 2018 was 98.49%, a 0.88% increase from 2017.
  • Jamaica electricity access for 2017 was 97.61%, a 0.87% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Armenia 100.00%
China 100.00%
Fiji 100.00%
Jamaica 100.00%
Paraguay 100.00%
Turkey 100.00%
Albania 100.00%
Iraq 100.00%
Tonga 100.00%
Brazil 100.00%
Iran 100.00%
Maldives 100.00%
Nauru 100.00%
Turkmenistan 100.00%
Dominican Republic 100.00%
St. Lucia 100.00%
Thailand 100.00%
Belarus 100.00%
Dominica 100.00%
Malaysia 100.00%
Samoa 100.00%
Bosnia 100.00%
Cuba 100.00%
Lebanon 100.00%
Serbia 100.00%
Venezuela 100.00%
Kazakhstan 100.00%
Montenegro 100.00%
Russia 100.00%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 100.00%
Azerbaijan 100.00%
Colombia 100.00%
North Macedonia 100.00%
Romania 100.00%
Costa Rica 99.90%
Jordan 99.90%
Algeria 99.80%
Bulgaria 99.70%
Tuvalu 99.69%
Mauritius 99.66%
Mexico 99.40%
Peru 99.31%
Marshall Islands 99.16%
Ecuador 98.85%
Suriname 98.20%
Belize 97.11%
Guatemala 97.06%
Grenada 93.59%
Guyana 92.54%
Gabon 91.57%
South Africa 84.39%
Botswana 71.99%
Libya 69.71%
Equatorial Guinea 66.75%
Namibia 56.26%
Jamaica Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2020 100.00% 0.63%
2019 99.37% 0.88%
2018 98.49% 0.88%
2017 97.61% 0.87%
2016 96.74% 1.84%
2015 94.90% 1.60%
2014 93.30% -0.60%
2013 93.90% 0.80%
2012 93.10% 2.00%
2011 91.10% -1.10%
2010 92.20% 1.17%
2009 91.03% -0.97%
2008 92.00% 2.47%
2007 89.53% 0.74%
2006 88.80% 0.73%
2005 88.07% 0.73%
2004 87.34% 0.73%
2003 86.61% -0.07%
2002 86.68% -1.03%
2001 87.71% 3.31%
2000 84.39% -0.16%
1999 84.55% 1.73%
1998 82.82% 0.79%
1997 82.03% -3.68%
1996 85.71% 5.27%
1995 80.44% 0.80%
1994 79.64% 0.80%
1993 78.84% 0.80%
1992 78.03% 0.80%
1991 77.23% 6.89%
1990 70.33% 6.89%