Somalia Electricity Access 2002-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Somalia electricity access for 2019 was 36.03%, a 1.72% increase from 2018.
  • Somalia electricity access for 2018 was 34.31%, a 1.72% increase from 2017.
  • Somalia electricity access for 2017 was 32.59%, a 1.71% increase from 2016.
  • Somalia electricity access for 2016 was 30.88%, a 1.71% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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%
Somalia Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 36.03% 1.72%
2018 34.31% 1.72%
2017 32.59% 1.71%
2016 30.88% 1.71%
2015 29.17% 1.69%
2014 27.48% 1.68%
2013 25.80% 1.66%
2012 24.14% 1.63%
2011 22.51% 1.61%
2010 20.90% 1.59%
2009 19.31% 1.57%
2008 17.74% 1.56%
2007 16.18% 0.95%
2006 15.23% 2.17%
2005 13.06% 1.57%
2004 11.49% 1.58%
2003 9.91% 2.51%
2002 7.40% 2.51%