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Sub-Saharan Africa 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 South Sudan 468 2013
2 Liberia 465 2013
3 Guinea-Bissau 455 2013
4 Madagascar 450 2013
5 Nigeria 260 2013
6 South Africa 226 2013
7 Malawi 222 2013
8 Djibouti 180 2013
=9 Burundi 158 2013
=9 Benin 158 2013
=9 Kenya 158 2013
=9 Burkina Faso 158 2013
13 Angola 145 2013
14 Gabon 141 2013
=15 Seychelles 137 2013
=15 Swaziland 137 2013
17 Republic of the Congo 135 2013
18 Uganda 132 2013
19 Lesotho 125 2013
20 Botswana 121 2013
=21 Comoros 120 2013
=21 Mali 120 2013
23 Zambia 117 2013
24 Niger 115 2013
=25 Senegal 113 2013
=25 Sierra Leone 113 2013
27 Tanzania 109 2013
28 Mozambique 107 2013
=29 Equatorial Guinea 106 2013
=29 Zimbabwe 106 2013
31 Central African Republic 102 2013
32 Ethiopia 95 2013
33 Sao Tome and Principe 89 2013
34 Cape Verde 88 2013
35 Mauritius 84 2013
36 Ghana 79 2013
37 The Gambia 78 2013
38 Mauritania 75 2013
39 Togo 74 2013
40 Sudan 70 2013
41 Guinea 69 2013
42 Chad 67 2013
43 Cameroon 64 2013
44 Eritrea 59 2013
45 Democratic Republic of the Congo 58 2013
46 Cote d'Ivoire 55 2013
47 Namibia 37 2013
48 Rwanda 30 2013

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