Access to Electricity (As % of Population) rose to 81.8% in Mongolia in 2016

Access to Electricity (As % of Population) (%)
Energy & Utility | Mongolia | March 11, 2019
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Access to electricity as a share of population reached 81.8 % in 2016 in Mongolia, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 0.719 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, access to electricity as a share of population in Mongolia reached an all time high of 86.2 % in 2005 and an all time low of 67.3 % in 2000. When compared to Mongolia's main peers, access to electricity as a share of population in China amounted to 100 %, 100 % in Kazakhstan, 100.0 % in Kyrgyzstan and 100 % in Russia in 2016.

Mongolia has been ranked 129th within the group of 180 countries we follow in terms of access to electricity as a share of population, 10 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Access to electricity is the percentage of the population with access to electricity.

Access to Electricity (As % of Population) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
China % 99.7% 99.7% 99.9% 100.0% 100.0%
Germany % 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
India % 76.3% 67.6% 79.9% 79.6% 81.2%
Japan % 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Kazakhstan % 99.6% 99.8% 99.9% 100.0% 100.0%
Kyrgyzstan % 99.0% 99.6% 99.8% 99.7% 99.8%
Mongolia % 78.5% 72.1% 79.5% 81.2% 80.6%
Russia % 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Tajikistan % 99.5% 99.6% 99.1% 99.9% 100.0%
USA % 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Uzbekistan % 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100% 100%