Data from: A High-Resolution Gridded Dataset to Assess Electrification in Sub-Saharan Africa

Published: 30 May 2019 | Version 4 | DOI: 10.17632/kn4636mtvg.4

Description of this data

This repository hosts two ncdf4 files containg the data output of the analyis.

  • One reporting the number of people without access in each grid cell between 2014 and 2018

  • The other reporting the estimated consumption tier in each electrified cell in 2018



  • License changed to CC BY 4.0.


  • Fixed a bug which was producing a lower-resolution output .nc file for the consumption tiers file.
  • Changelog added.

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  • Version 4


    Published: 2019-05-30

    DOI: 10.17632/kn4636mtvg.4

    Cite this dataset

    Falchetta, Giacomo; Pachauri, Shonali; Parkinson, Simon; Byers, Edward (2019), “Data from: A High-Resolution Gridded Dataset to Assess Electrification in Sub-Saharan Africa”, Mendeley Data, v4


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Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Sede di Milano, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis


Electricity, Development Studies, Spatial Databases, Subsaharan Africa, Rural Access to Useful Energy


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