Burundi Electricity Access 1998-2024

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Burundi electricity access for 2021 was 10.23%, a 1.13% increase from 2020.
  • Burundi electricity access for 2020 was 9.10%, a 0.74% decline from 2019.
  • Burundi electricity access for 2019 was 9.84%, a 0.33% increase from 2018.
  • Burundi electricity access for 2018 was 9.51%, a 0.21% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Tajikistan 99.57%
Afghanistan 97.70%
Nepal 89.90%
Syrian Arab Republic 88.82%
Comoros 87.94%
Yemen 74.88%
Senegal 67.98%
Gambia 63.70%
Togo 55.74%
Ethiopia 54.19%
Mali 53.38%
North Korea 52.63%
Eritrea 52.51%
Somalia 49.32%
Zimbabwe 48.98%
Rwanda 48.70%
Haiti 47.18%
Guinea 46.81%
Uganda 45.22%
Tanzania 42.74%
Benin 41.97%
Guinea-Bissau 35.76%
Madagascar 35.12%
Mozambique 31.49%
Liberia 29.85%
Sierra Leone 27.49%
Democratic Republic of Congo 20.77%
Burkina Faso 18.95%
Niger 18.60%
Central African Republic 15.68%
Malawi 14.19%
Chad 11.27%
Burundi 10.23%
South Sudan 7.75%
Burundi Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2021 10.23% 1.13%
2020 9.10% -0.74%
2019 9.84% 0.33%
2018 9.51% 0.21%
2017 9.30% 0.82%
2016 8.48% 0.59%
2015 7.89% 0.89%
2014 7.00% 0.10%
2013 6.90% 0.40%
2012 6.50% 0.34%
2011 6.16% 0.86%
2010 5.30% -0.09%
2009 5.39% 0.59%
2008 4.80% 0.15%
2007 4.65% 1.99%
2006 2.66% -0.55%
2005 3.21% -0.48%
2004 3.69% 0.29%
2003 3.40% 0.28%
2002 3.12% 0.29%
2001 2.83% 0.29%
2000 2.54% 0.47%
1999 2.07% -1.83%
1998 3.90% -1.83%