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Former British colonies Compared by Government > Red tape > Time required to get electricity > Days

DEFINITION: Time required to get electricity (days). Time required to get electricity is the number of days to obtain a permanent electricity connection. The measure captures the median duration that the electricity utility and experts indicate is necessary in practice, rather than required by law, to complete a procedure.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bangladesh 404 2013
2 Nigeria 260 2013
3 Malawi 222 2013
4 Pakistan 206 2013
5 Kenya 158 2013
6 Canada 142 2013
7 Swaziland 137 2013
=8 Uganda 132 2013
=8 Israel 132 2013
10 Lesotho 125 2013
11 Botswana 121 2013
12 Zambia 117 2013
13 Sierra Leone 113 2013
=14 Sri Lanka 110 2013
=14 Yemen 110 2013
=16 Guyana 109 2013
=16 Tanzania 109 2013
18 Maldives 108 2013
19 Zimbabwe 106 2013
20 Jamaica 96 2013
21 Burma 91 2013
=22 Qatar 90 2013
=22 Bahrain 90 2013
24 Bhutan 82 2013
25 Fiji 81 2013
26 Ghana 79 2013
27 The Gambia 78 2013
28 Australia 75 2013
29 Sudan 70 2013
30 New Zealand 69 2013
=31 India 67 2013
=31 The Bahamas 67 2013
33 Belize 66 2013
34 Barbados 65 2013
=35 Trinidad and Tobago 61 2013
=35 Dominica 61 2013
37 United States 60 2013
38 Brunei 56 2013
39 Egypt 54 2013
40 Grenada 49 2013
41 Jordan 47 2013
=42 Kuwait 42 2013
=42 Antigua and Barbuda 42 2013
44 Namibia 37 2013
45 Singapore 36 2013
46 United Arab Emirates 35 2013
47 Malaysia 32 2013
48 Saint Lucia 26 2013
49 Saint Kitts and Nevis 18 2013

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  • Czech Republic ranked first for red tape > time required to get electricity > days amongst Europe in 2013.
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  • Ireland ranked first for red tape > time required to get electricity > days amongst Catholic countries in 2013.
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  • Nigeria ranked second for red tape > time required to get electricity > days amongst Former British colonies in 2013.
  • South Sudan ranked first for red tape > time required to get electricity > days amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2013.
  • Germany has ranked last for red tape > time required to get electricity > days since 2009.
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