Chad Electricity Access 1997-2021

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Chad electricity access for 2019 was 8.40%, a 1.72% decline from 2018.
  • Chad electricity access for 2018 was 10.12%, a 0.78% decline from 2017.
  • Chad electricity access for 2017 was 10.90%, a 1.66% increase from 2016.
  • Chad electricity access for 2016 was 9.24%, a 1.54% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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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%
Chad Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 8.40% -1.72%
2018 10.12% -0.78%
2017 10.90% 1.66%
2016 9.24% 1.54%
2015 7.70% -0.71%
2014 8.41% 0.29%
2013 8.12% 0.26%
2012 7.86% -1.12%
2011 8.98% 2.58%
2010 6.40% 0.14%
2009 6.26% 0.33%
2008 5.92% 0.32%
2007 5.60% 0.32%
2006 5.28% 0.32%
2005 4.96% 1.46%
2004 3.50% -0.78%
2003 4.28% 0.36%
2002 3.92% 0.36%
2001 3.56% 0.37%
2000 3.19% 0.94%
1999 2.25% 0.46%
1998 1.79% -0.51%
1997 2.30% -0.51%