Indian states ranking by households having electricity

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This is a list of the states and union territories of India ranked in order of percentage of households having electricity as the source of lighting. This information is based on 2011 and 2001 data as published by 2011 census of India[1] and 2015-16 National Family Health Survey (NFHS). In default display, the ranking is based on 2015-16 NFHS data.[2]

Rank State or union territory Households having electricity (%) (NFHS 2015-16)[2] Households having electricity (%) (Census 2011)[1] Households having electricity (%) (Census 2001)[1]
1 Goa 99.8 96.9 93.6
2 Puducherry 99.6 97.7 87.8
3 Sikkim 99.4 92.5 77.8
4 Andhra Pradesh 98.8 92.2 67.2
5 Tamil Nadu 98.3 93.4 78.2
6 Telangana 98.2 - -
7 Karnataka 97.8 90.6 78.5
8 Uttarakhand 97.5 87.0 60.3
9 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 97 86.1 78.8
10 West Bengal 93.7 54.5 37.5
11 Tripura 92.7 68.4 41.8
12 Maharashtra 92.5 83.9 77.5
13 Manipur 92.4 68.3 60.0
14 Haryana 91.7 90.5 82.9
15 Meghalaya 91.4 60.9 42.7
16 Madhya Pradesh 89.9 70.0 67.1
17 Assam 78.2 37.0 24.9
18 Bihar 58.6 16.4 10.3
19 Lakshadweep 99.7 99.7
20 Delhi 99.1 92.9
21 Daman and Diu 99.1 97.8
22 Chandigarh 98.4 96.8
23 Himachal Pradesh 96.8 94.8
24 Punjab 96.6 91.9
25 Kerala 94.4 70.2
26 Gujarat 90.4 80.4
27 Dadra and Nagar Haveli 85.2 86.0
28 Jammu and Kashmir 85.1 80.6
29 Mizoram 84.2 69.6
30 Nagaland 81.6 63.6
31 Chhattisgarh 75.3 53.1
** India 67.2 55.8
32 Rajasthan 67.0 54.7
33 Arunachal Pradesh 65.7 54.7
34 Jharkhand 45.8 24.3
35 Odisha 43.0 26.9
36 Uttar Pradesh 36.8 31.9

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Source of Lighting" (PDF). 2011 census of India. Retrieved 31 January 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Key Findings from NFHS-4". National Family Health Survey, India. Retrieved 11 September 2016. 

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