Field Detail
Theme Communication and Infrastructure
Code EN-1.1
Sub-theme Energy
Name Electrification Level - % Households
Definition Tracks share of households with access to some form of electrification - Grid and Off grid. Off grid systems cover HH access to Solar PV systems, Own generators, minigrid systems.
Calculation/Formula (Grid connected Household + Household connected to Offgrid system)/ Total Household *100
Unit of Measure %
Purpose/Rationale Measures access to energy/electricity that will impact on health, education and social indicators.
Policy Linkages Socio-economic development as outlined in national energy policies and plans which feed into national sustainable development strategies
Preferred Data Sources Census Report
Alternative_Data Sources HIES and Utility records
Census - HIES - DHS tag Census, HIES
Primary Data Collection System Survey - National Statistics Office
Frequency of Data Collection Accurate data - 5-10 years depending on census releases. Aproximate base off SPC estimates - Annual
SPC Responsibility - Data Management EDD
SPC Programme EDD
Numerator Number of Household connected to the grid + Number of household connected to off grid system
Denominator Total Household
Factor x 100
Unit %