Democratic Republic of the Congo - Share of Urban Population with Access to Electricity

Since 2014, Democratic Republic of the Congo Share of Urban Population with Access to Electricity increased 4.1points year on year. At 51.42 Percent in 2019, the country was ranked number 204 comparing other countries in Share of Urban Population with Access to Electricity. Democratic Republic of the Congo is overtaken by Central African Republic, which was ranked number 203 with 55.76 Percent and is followed by Sierra Leone with 50.49 Percent. East Timor topped the ranking with 102.63 Percent in 2019, that is a growth of 1.4points compared to 2018. Cambodia, Afghanistan and Dominica respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Liberia witnessed the best average annual growth at +21.8points per year, while Libya was the worst growing country at -2points per year.

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Date Percent
2019 51.42
2018 50.20
2017 49.19
2016 47.54
2015 45.89
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How does Democratic Republic of the Congo rank in Share of Urban Population with Access to Electricity?

# 210 Countries Percent Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
East Timor
102.63 % 2019 +1.4 % +2.0 % View data
2 #2
Cambodia
102.59 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.1 % View data
203 #203
Central African Republic
55.76 % 2019 +4.1 % +6.6 % View data
204 #204
Democratic Republic of the Congo
51.42 % 2019 +2.4 % +4.1 % View data
205 #205
Sierra Leone
50.49 % 2019 +2.2 % +3.3 % View data
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