Time required to get electricity (days)
Definition: 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.
Description: The map below shows how Time required to get electricity (days) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Liberia, with a value of 586.00. The country with the lowest value in the world is Germany, with a value of 17.00.
Source: World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).