Papua New Guinea Electricity Access 1960-2024

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Papua New Guinea electricity access for 2022 was 0.00%, a 20.92% decline from 2021.
  • Papua New Guinea electricity access for 2021 was 20.92%, a 0.42% increase from 2020.
  • Papua New Guinea electricity access for 2020 was 20.50%, a 3.1% decline from 2019.
  • Papua New Guinea electricity access for 2019 was 23.60%, a 7% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Vietnam 0.00%
Bolivia 0.00%
Georgia 0.00%
Kiribati 0.00%
Mauritania 0.00%
Solomon Islands 0.00%
Uzbekistan 0.00%
Bangladesh 0.00%
Micronesia 0.00%
Cambodia 0.00%
Mongolia 0.00%
Sudan 0.00%
Ukraine 0.00%
Angola 0.00%
Egypt 0.00%
Kyrgyz Republic 0.00%
Myanmar 0.00%
West Bank and Gaza 0.00%
Djibouti 0.00%
Kenya 0.00%
Moldova 0.00%
Papua New Guinea 0.00%
Tunisia 0.00%
Cabo Verde 0.00%
India 0.00%
Morocco 0.00%
Philippines 0.00%
Timor-Leste 0.00%
Zambia 0.00%
Republic of Congo 0.00%
Indonesia 0.00%
Lesotho 0.00%
Pakistan 0.00%
Eswatini 0.00%
Kosovo 0.00%
Cameroon 0.00%
Honduras 0.00%
Sri Lanka 0.00%
Nicaragua 0.00%
Sao Tome and Principe 0.00%
Vanuatu 0.00%
Bhutan 0.00%
Ghana 0.00%
Lao PDR 0.00%
Nigeria 0.00%
El Salvador 0.00%
Papua New Guinea Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2022 0.00% -20.92%
2021 20.92% 0.42%
2020 20.50% -3.10%
2019 23.60% 7.00%
2018 16.60% -2.63%
2017 19.23% 5.73%
2016 13.50% -4.91%
2015 18.41% 0.33%
2014 18.09% 0.29%
2013 17.79% 0.25%
2012 17.54% 0.22%
2011 17.33% -2.17%
2010 19.50% 2.30%
2009 17.20% 1.89%
2008 15.31% 0.41%
2007 14.89% 2.49%
2006 12.40% -1.72%
2005 14.12% 0.36%
2004 13.76% 0.34%
2003 13.42% 0.34%
2002 13.08% 0.34%
2001 12.74% 0.35%
2000 12.39% 5.96%
1999 6.43% 2.13%
1998 4.30% 2.14%
1997 2.16% -8.84%
1996 11.00% 11.00%
1995 0.00% 0.00%
1994 0.00% 0.00%
1993 0.00% 0.00%
1992 0.00% 0.00%
1991 0.00% 0.00%
1990 0.00% 0.00%
1989 0.00% 0.00%
1988 0.00% 0.00%
1987 0.00% 0.00%
1986 0.00% 0.00%
1985 0.00% 0.00%
1984 0.00% 0.00%
1983 0.00% 0.00%
1982 0.00% 0.00%
1981 0.00% 0.00%
1980 0.00% 0.00%
1979 0.00% 0.00%
1978 0.00% 0.00%
1977 0.00% 0.00%
1976 0.00% 0.00%
1975 0.00% 0.00%
1974 0.00% 0.00%
1973 0.00% 0.00%
1972 0.00% 0.00%
1971 0.00% 0.00%
1970 0.00% 0.00%
1969 0.00% 0.00%
1968 0.00% 0.00%
1967 0.00% 0.00%
1966 0.00% 0.00%
1965 0.00% 0.00%
1964 0.00% 0.00%
1963 0.00% 0.00%
1962 0.00% 0.00%
1961 0.00% 0.00%
1960 0.00% 0.00%