Distribution of countries with the lowest access to electricity between in 2016

Countries with the lowest access to electricity 2016 This statistic shows the distribution of the countries with the lowest access to electricity in 2016. As of that time, slightly under nine percent of the population in South Sudan had access to electricity.
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Access rate
Burundi7.6%
Chad8.8%
South Sudan8.9%
Malawi11%
Central African Republic14%
Guinea-Bissau14.7%
Niger16.2%
Dem. Republic of the Congo17.1%
Burkina Faso19.2%
Liberia19.8%
Sierra Leone20.3%
Madagascar22.9%
Papua New Guinea22.9%
Mozambique24.2%
Uganda26.7%
Zambia27.2%
Rwanda29.4%
Lesotho29.7%
Somalia29.9%
Tanzania32.8%
Global average87.35%
Access rate
Burundi7.6%
Chad8.8%
South Sudan8.9%
Malawi11%
Central African Republic14%
Guinea-Bissau14.7%
Niger16.2%
Dem. Republic of the Congo17.1%
Burkina Faso19.2%
Liberia19.8%
Sierra Leone20.3%
Madagascar22.9%
Papua New Guinea22.9%
Mozambique24.2%
Uganda26.7%
Zambia27.2%
Rwanda29.4%
Lesotho29.7%
Somalia29.9%
Tanzania32.8%
Global average87.35%
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This statistic shows the distribution of the countries with the lowest access to electricity in 2016. As of that time, slightly under nine percent of the population in South Sudan had access to electricity.
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Release date
May 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2016

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