Costa Rica Electricity Access 2000-2022

Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
  • Costa Rica electricity access for 2020 was 99.90%, a 0.19% increase from 2019.
  • Costa Rica electricity access for 2019 was 99.71%, a 0.01% increase from 2018.
  • Costa Rica electricity access for 2018 was 99.70%, a 0.1% increase from 2017.
  • Costa Rica electricity access for 2017 was 99.60%, a 0.1% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Albania 100.00%
Iraq 100.00%
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Dominican Republic 100.00%
St. Lucia 100.00%
Thailand 100.00%
Belarus 100.00%
Dominica 100.00%
Malaysia 100.00%
Samoa 100.00%
Bosnia 100.00%
Cuba 100.00%
Lebanon 100.00%
Serbia 100.00%
Venezuela 100.00%
Kazakhstan 100.00%
Montenegro 100.00%
Russia 100.00%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 100.00%
Azerbaijan 100.00%
Colombia 100.00%
North Macedonia 100.00%
Romania 100.00%
Costa Rica 99.90%
Jordan 99.90%
Algeria 99.80%
Bulgaria 99.70%
Tuvalu 99.69%
Mauritius 99.66%
Mexico 99.40%
Peru 99.31%
Marshall Islands 99.16%
Ecuador 98.85%
Suriname 98.20%
Belize 97.11%
Guatemala 97.06%
Grenada 93.59%
Guyana 92.54%
Gabon 91.57%
South Africa 84.39%
Botswana 71.99%
Libya 69.71%
Equatorial Guinea 66.75%
Namibia 56.26%
Costa Rica Electricity Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2020 99.90% 0.19%
2019 99.71% 0.01%
2018 99.70% 0.10%
2017 99.60% 0.10%
2016 99.50% 0.09%
2015 99.41% 0.05%
2014 99.36% -0.20%
2013 99.56% 0.06%
2012 99.50% 0.27%
2011 99.23% 0.24%
2010 99.00% -0.41%
2009 99.41% 0.15%
2008 99.26% 0.05%
2007 99.22% 0.07%
2006 99.15% 0.09%
2005 99.05% 0.10%
2004 98.95% 0.26%
2003 98.70% 0.19%
2002 98.51% 0.26%
2001 98.25% 1.31%
2000 96.94% 1.31%