Suriname Electricity Access 1999-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Suriname electricity access for 2019 was 97.89%, a 0.49% increase from 2018.
  • Suriname electricity access for 2018 was 97.40%, a 0.67% increase from 2017.
  • Suriname electricity access for 2017 was 96.73%, a 0.82% increase from 2016.
  • Suriname electricity access for 2016 was 95.91%, a 0.9% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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St. Lucia 99.55%
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Suriname 97.89%
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Suriname Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 97.89% 0.49%
2018 97.40% 0.67%
2017 96.73% 0.82%
2016 95.91% 0.90%
2015 95.00% 0.68%
2014 94.32% 0.00%
2013 94.33% -0.02%
2012 94.35% -0.05%
2011 94.39% 3.19%
2010 91.20% -3.36%
2009 94.56% -0.11%
2008 94.67% -0.12%
2007 94.78% 3.76%
2006 91.02% -4.00%
2005 95.02% -0.11%
2004 95.13% -0.10%
2003 95.23% -0.09%
2002 95.32% -0.08%
2001 95.40% -0.07%
2000 95.46% -4.16%
1999 99.62% -4.16%