This page has a list of countries by Time required to get electricity (days), according to officially-recognized international sources compiled by the World Bank. 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.

  • Afghanistan
    114 days
  • Angola
    97 days
  • Albania
    71 days
  • United Arab Emirates
    7 days
  • Argentina
    92 days
  • Armenia
    72 days
  • Antigua and Barbuda
    42 days
  • Australia
    75 days
  • Austria
    23 days
  • Azerbaijan
    41 days
  • Burundi
    158 days
  • Belgium
    171 days
  • Benin
    90 days
  • Burkina Faso
    169 days
  • Bangladesh
    124 days
  • Bulgaria
    262 days
  • Bahrain
    69 days
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    69 days
  • Belarus
    105 days
  • Belize
    60 days
  • Bolivia
    36 days
  • Brazil
    128 days
  • Barbados
    78 days
  • Bhutan
    61 days
  • Botswana
    77 days
  • Central African Republic
    98 days
  • Canada
    137 days
  • Switzerland
    39 days
  • Chile
    43 days
  • China
    32 days
  • Cameroon
    64 days
  • Colombia
    88 days
  • Comoros
    120 days
  • Costa Rica
    39 days
  • Cyprus
    137 days
  • Czech Republic
    58 days
  • Germany
    28 days
  • Djibouti
    52 days
  • Dominica
    61 days
  • Denmark
    38 days
  • Dominican Republic
    67 days
  • Algeria
    84 days
  • Ecuador
    74 days
  • Euro area
    78.68 days
  • Eritrea
    59 days
  • Spain
    95 days
  • Estonia
    91 days
  • Ethiopia
    95 days
  • European Union
    93.11 days
  • Finland
    42 days
  • Fiji
    81 days
  • France
    53 days
  • Gabon
    148 days
  • United Kingdom
    46 days
  • Georgia
    71 days
  • Ghana
    55 days
  • Guinea
    69 days
  • Equatorial Guinea
    106 days
  • Greece
    51 days
  • Grenada
    38 days
  • Guatemala
    44 days
  • Guyana
    82 days
  • Honduras
    39 days
  • Croatia
    65 days
  • Haiti
    60 days
  • Hungary
    257 days
  • Indonesia
    32.24 days
  • India
    52.85 days
  • Ireland
    85 days
  • Iraq
    51 days
  • Iceland
    22 days
  • Israel
    102 days
  • Italy
    75 days
  • Jamaica
    95 days
  • Jordan
    55 days
  • Japan
    80.9 days
  • Kazakhstan
    71 days
  • Kenya
    97 days
  • Cambodia
    179 days
  • Kiribati
    97 days
  • Kuwait
    49 days
  • Lebanon
    89 days
  • Liberia
    482 days
  • Libya
    118 days
  • Liechtenstein
    52 days
  • Sri Lanka
    100 days
  • Lesotho
    114 days
  • Lithuania
    82 days
  • Luxembourg
    56 days
  • Latvia
    107 days
  • Morocco
    31 days
  • Moldova
    87 days
  • Madagascar
    450 days
  • Maldives
    75 days
  • Mexico
    100 days
  • Marshall Islands
    67 days
  • Mali
    120 days
  • Malta
    105 days
  • Myanmar
    70 days
  • Montenegro
    131 days
  • Mongolia
    79 days
  • Mozambique
    40 days
  • Mauritania
    67 days
  • Mauritius
    67 days
  • Malawi
    127 days
  • Malaysia
    24 days
  • Namibia
    37 days
  • Niger
    52 days
  • Nigeria
    110 days
  • Nicaragua
    55 days
  • Netherlands
    102 days
  • Norway
    66 days
  • Nepal
    49 days
  • New Zealand
    58 days
  • Oman
    30 days
  • Pakistan
    113 days
  • Panama
    35 days
  • Peru
    67 days
  • Philippines
    37 days
  • Palau
    125 days
  • Papua New Guinea
    66 days
  • Poland
    113 days
  • Puerto Rico
    32 days
  • Portugal
    65 days
  • Paraguay
    67 days
  • Palestine
    47 days
  • Qatar
    44 days
  • Romania
    174 days
  • Rwanda
    30 days
  • South Asia
    86.12 days
  • Saudi Arabia
    35 days
  • Sudan
    70 days
  • Senegal
    68 days
  • Singapore
    26 days
  • Solomon Islands
    53 days
  • Sierra Leone
    82 days
  • El Salvador
    65 days
  • San Marino
    38 days
  • Serbia
    125 days
  • Sao Tome and Principe
    89 days
  • Suriname
    113 days
  • Slovenia
    38 days
  • Sweden
    52 days
  • Swaziland
    125 days
  • Seychelles
    52 days
  • Chad
    67 days
  • Togo
    66 days
  • Thailand
    30 days
  • Tajikistan
    98 days
  • Tonga
    42 days
  • Trinidad and Tobago
    61 days
  • Tunisia
    65 days
  • Turkey
    34 days
  • Tanzania
    105 days
  • Uganda
    66 days
  • Ukraine
    267 days
  • Uruguay
    48 days
  • United States
    89.6 days
  • Uzbekistan
    88 days
  • Vietnam
    31 days
  • Vanuatu
    120 days
  • World
    82.52 days
  • Samoa
    34 days
  • Kosovo
    36 days
  • South Africa
    109 days
  • Zambia
    117 days
  • Zimbabwe
    106 days