"Wattage" Around the World Table

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Please note: These rankings do not exactly match those in the "20 Darkest" and "20 Best Lit" countries on the missiographic itself because countries smaller than 500K in population are included here but excluded there.

Rank (need for light)CountryGospel Wattage
1 Western Sahara 0.1 W
2 Yemen 0.2 W
3 Morocco 0.3 W
4 Turkey 0.3 W
5 Tunisia 0.3 W
6 Afghanistan 0.4 W
7 Mauritania 0.8 W
8 Niger 0.8 W
9 Maldives 0.8 W
10 Somalia 1.2 W
11 Mayotte 1.8 W
12 Palestine 2.1 W
13 Tajikistan 2.1 W
14 Turkmenistan 2.2 W
15 Iran 2.2 W
16 Comoros 2.2 W
17 Algeria 2.3 W
18 Djibouti 2.4 W
19 Japan 2.6 W
20 Thailand 3.1 W
21 Uzbekistan 3.3 W
22 Bangladesh 3.3 W
23 Iraq 3.5 W
24 Mali 4.4 W
25 Jordan 4.4 W
26 Israel 5.3 W
27 Libya 5.4 W
28 Azerbaijan 5.5 W
29 Senegal 6.6 W
30 Guinea 6.8 W
31 The Gambia 7.5 W
32 Oman 8.5 W
33 China, Macau 8.6 W
34 Kosovo 8.7 W
35 Pakistan 8.8 W
36 Mongolia 9.2 W
37 Korea, North 10.5 W
38 Kyrgyzstan 10.9 W
39 Saudi Arabia 11.6 W
40 Syria 11.8 W
41 Cambodia 13.2 W
42 Republic of China, Taiwan 13.5 W
43 Guinea-Bissau 13.8 W
44 Bhutan 15.1 W
45 Qatar 15.5 W
46 Kazakhstan 17.5 W
47 Cocos (Keeling) Islands 17.6 W
48 Czech Republic 17.9 W
49 Laos 20.2 W
50 United Arab Emirates 20.2 W
51 Christmas Island 20.3 W
52 India 23.0 W
53 Nepal 25.4 W
54 Albania 25.4 W
55 Vietnam 28.0 W
56 Sierra Leone 29.8 W
57 Kuwait 30.6 W
58 Bosnia 30.7 W
59 Sri Lanka 31.5 W
60 Slovenia 32.7 W
61 Bahrain 34.8 W
62 Lebanon 35.7 W
63 China, Hong Kong 35.8 W
64 Estonia 37.1 W
65 Malaysia 44.4 W
66 Myanmar 44.6 W
67 Netherlands 45.9 W
68 Egypt 47.2 W
69 China 50.8 W
70 Cyprus 56.2 W
71 St Barthélemy 58.4 W
72 Burkina Faso 60.8 W
73 Brunei 62.0 W
74 Liechtenstein 63.1 W
75 France 65.4 W
76 Luxembourg 65.7 W
77 Macedonia 66.7 W
78 Poland 66.8 W
79 Greenland 67.8 W
80 Sweden 67.9 W
81 Falkland Islands 68.0 W
82 Monaco 68.7 W
83 Belgium 69.0 W
84 Indonesia 69.0 W
85 St Martin 69.9 W
86 Singapore 71.7 W
87 San Marino 71.7 W
88 Germany 72.4 W
89 St Pierre & Miquelon 72.4 W
90 Austria 73.5 W
91 Ireland 73.6 W
92 Canada 73.9 W
93 Switzerland 74.1 W
94 Côte d'Ivoire 74.1 W
95 Pitcairn Islands 75.0 W
96 Cameroon 75.0 W
97 Andorra 75.0 W
98 Gibraltar 76.3 W
99 Uruguay 76.4 W
100 Montenegro 76.6 W
101 Wallis & Futuna Islands 76.9 W
102 Georgia 80.6 W
103 Mauritius 81.5 W
104 Korea, South 82.1 W
105 Malta 82.2 W
106 New Caledonia 82.4 W
107 Serbia 82.6 W
108 Niue 82.9 W
109 Tokelau Islands 83.5 W
110 Spain 83.8 W
111 Portugal 84.2 W
112 Lithuania 84.2 W
113 Benin 84.9 W
114 Timor Leste 86.0 W
115 Togo 87.8 W
116 Latvia 89.7 W
117 French Guiana 90.8 W
118 Suriname 91.1 W
119 United Kingdom 92.6 W
120 Martinique 93.7 W
121 New Zealand 94.0 W
122 Eritrea 94.0 W
123 Ukraine 94.2 W
124 Chad 94.3 W
125 Croatia 96.2 W
126 St Helena 96.3 W
127 Slovakia 96.3 W
128 Denmark 96.7 W
129 Mozambique 96.8 W
130 Norway 97.3 W
131 Belarus 98.4 W
132 Réunion 98.9 W
133 Liberia 99.1 W
134 Hungary 99.6 W
135 Aruba 99.6 W
136 Italy 99.8 W
137 Guadeloupe 99.9 W
138 Australia 100.2 W
139 Moldova 100.5 W
140 Seychelles 100.6 W
141 Netherlands Antilles 100.7 W
142 Paraguay 101.2 W
143 Cook Islands 101.6 W
144 Finland 104.7 W
145 Sao Tomé‚ & Príncipe 105.7 W
146 Ecuador 106.5 W
147 Cape Verde Islands 106.6 W
148 Kiribati 107.8 W
149 Iceland 108.0 W
150 Russia 109.7 W
151 French Polynesia 110.9 W
152 Northern Mariana Islands 111.9 W
153 Norfolk Island 113.6 W
154 Bulgaria 113.9 W
155 Holy See (Vatican City State) 114.6 W
156 St Lucia 114.9 W
157 Tonga 116.4 W
158 Gabon 116.7 W
159 Madagascar 119.0 W
160 Greece 119.6 W
161 Nauru 119.7 W
162 Namibia 120.1 W
163 Guyana 121.9 W
164 Palau 121.9 W
165 Peru 122.7 W
166 Dominican Republic 122.8 W
167 Dominica 124.0 W
168 Cayman Islands 124.0 W
169 Romania 124.2 W
170 Haiti 127.0 W
171 Malawi 128.7 W
172 Equatorial Guinea 128.8 W
173 Colombia 130.2 W
174 Lesotho 132.3 W
175 Samoa 132.5 W
176 Cuba 132.7 W
177 Anguilla 132.8 W
178 Guam 133.7 W
179 St Kitts and Nevis 135.5 W
180 Botswana 136.4 W
181 Argentina 138.5 W
182 Antigua and Barbuda 139.0 W
183 British Virgin Islands 139.1 W
184 Federated States of Micronesia 142.9 W
185 Bolivia 143.9 W
186 Faeroe Islands 145.4 W
187 Congo 145.7 W
188 Chile 145.9 W
189 Belize 147.8 W
190 Trinidad & Tobago 148.0 W
191 Grenada 148.7 W
192 Venezuela 149.4 W
193 Virgin Islands of the USA 151.2 W
194 Philippines 151.8 W
195 Jamaica 152.1 W
196 Fiji 153.2 W
197 South Africa 154.3 W
198 Montserrat 154.6 W
199 Bermuda 154.6 W
200 American Samoa 154.7 W
201 Sudan 155.2 W
202 Panama 156.2 W
203 Tanzania 158.0 W
204 Turks & Caicos Islands 160.4 W
205 Tuvalu 161.0 W
206 Ghana 162.2 W
207 Mexico 162.8 W
208 Guatemala 168.7 W
209 Armenia 170.6 W
210 Honduras 174.3 W
211 Papua New Guinea 176.1 W
212 Puerto Rico 182.3 W
213 Burundi 183.3 W
214 Congo, Democratic Republic of the 184.0 W
215 Solomon Islands 198.8 W
216 Barbados 199.2 W
217 Ethiopia 199.8 W
218 United States of America 207.9 W
219 Costa Rica 208.6 W
220 Brazil 212.3 W
221 Swaziland 217.9 W
222 El Salvador 219.6 W
223 St Vincent 221.6 W
224 Zambia 255.2 W
225 Angola 258.8 W
226 Bahamas 263.3 W
227 Central African Republic 264.0 W
228 Vanuatu 264.4 W
229 Rwanda 272.4 W
230 Marshall Islands 278.0 W
231 Uganda 279.4 W
232 Nigeria 287.0 W
233 Nicaragua 292.4 W
234 Zimbabwe 326.0 W
235 Kenya 385.2 W