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Table 2 Cost estimates for rural electrification of various states in Nigeria

From: Expanding electricity access to all in Nigeria: a spatial planning and cost analysis

  Total number of households electrified Percentage of households electrified Cost of grid (US$) Cost of mini-grid (US$)
   Grid Mini-grid Total (million US$) Per household Levelized Total (million US$) Per household Levelized
State          
 Abia 411,623 98 2 439 1,084 0.38 6 995 0.50
 Adamawa 1,048,161 98 2 1,349 1,288 0.29 18 1,047 0.46
 Akwa-Ibom 972,903 100 - 1,047 1,077 0.35 - - -
 Anambra 295,991 90 10 2,743 1,030 0.41 29 1,006 0.49
 Bauchi 951,368 98 2 1,241 1,338 0.27 26 1,107 0.44
 Bayelsa 315,937 100 - 361 1,144 0.35 - - -
 Benue 1,198,680 100 - 1,511 1,261 0.28 - - -
 Borno 1,589,400 100 - 2,287 1,439 0.26 - - -
 Cross river 650,128 97 3 742 1,184 0.35 23 1,023 0.48
 Delta 1,145,787 100 - 1,245 1,087 0.34 - - -
 Ebonyi 637,375 100 - 757 1,189 0.30 - - -
 Edo 106,335 69 31 72 991 0.42 32 991 0.50
 Ekiti 325,939 95 5 334 1,082 0.42 16 1,000 0.49
 Enugu 770,522 100 - 867 1,126 0.32 - - -
 FCT-Abuja 245,440 89 11 327 1,501 0.24 27 1,028 0.47
 Gombe 601,375 100 - 768 1,278 0.27 - - -
 Imo 195,075 65 35 132 1,035 0.43 67 997 0.49
 Jigawa 1,060,396 100 - 1,336 1,261 0.29 - - -
 Kaduna 1,248,819 100 - 1,598 1,280 0.27 - - -
 Kano 1,729,744 100 - 2,147 1,241 0.28 - - -
 Katsina 1,405,492 100 - 2,009 1,430 0.31 - - -
 Kebbi 750,452 97 3 874 1,200 0.32 22 1,068 0.45
 Kogi 756,733 92 8 806 1,158 0.36 62 1,037 0.47
 Kwara 323,549 76 24 259 1,056 0.38 80 1,031 0.47
 Lagos 343,028 96 4 327 997 0.38 14 994 0.50
 Nasarawa 457,742 96 4 532 1,211 0.33 18 1,038 0.47
 Niger 1,098,726 100 - 1,303 1,186 0.30 - - -
 Ogun 515,463 94 6 505 1,041 0.37 30 1,000 0.49
 Ondo 828,557 100 - 902 1,089 0.35 - - -
 Osun 457,604 96 4 449 1,019 0.41 16 995 0.50
 Oyo 865,891 79 21 730 1,063 0.37 182 1,020 0.48
 Plateau 829,789 100 - 1,104 1,331 0.28 - - -
 Rivers 797,321 100 - 890 1,116 0.33 - - -
 Sokoto 1,026,713 98 2 1,270 1,260 0.30 20 1,055 0.46
 Taraba 910,651 96 4 1,184 1,353 0.29 39 1,137 0.42
 Yobe 685,347 97 3 818 1,226 0.29 18 1,055 0.46
 Zamfara 907,400 100 - 1,235 1,361 0.27 - - -
High 1,729,744 100 35 2,287 1,501 0.43 182 1,137 0.50
Average 769,229 95 2 920 1,190 0.33 35 1,031 0.47
Low 106,335 65 9 72 991 0.24 6 991 0.42