Area Database (v4.2.1)

% households cooking on wood, straw, grass, dung etc

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Malawi (Africa)  
Total 97.0 97.1 97.2 97.3 97.5 97.6 97.7 97.8 97.9 97.9 98.0 98.0 98.1 98.2 98.1 98.0 98.0 97.9 97.8 97.8 98.3 98.9 99.4 99.9 99.9
Blantyre 79.8 81.8 83.7 85.7 87.6 89.6 91.5 93.5 93.0 92.5 91.9 91.4 90.9 90.4 91.0 91.7 92.3 93.0 93.6 94.3 95.7 97.1 98.4 99.8 99.9
Kasungu 99.0 99.0 99.0 99.0 99.0 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.2 99.3 99.4 99.5 99.6 99.7 99.6 99.4 99.3 99.1 99.0 98.9 99.1 99.4 99.6 99.8 99.9
Lilongwe 93.1 93.1 93.2 93.3 93.3 93.4 93.5 93.5 93.9 94.3 94.6 95.0 95.4 95.7 95.3 94.8 94.4 93.9 93.4 93.0 94.7 96.4 98.1 99.9 99.9
Machinga 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.5 99.5 99.5 99.5 99.5 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.5 99.5 99.5 99.6 99.6 99.7 99.8 99.9 100 100.0
Mangochi 99.5 99.5 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.5 99.5 99.6 99.6 99.7 99.7 99.8 99.8 99.9 99.9 99.9
Mulanje 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.7 99.6 99.4 99.3 99.2 99.1 99.2 99.3 99.4 99.5 99.7 99.8 99.8 99.9 99.9 100.0 99.9
Mzimba 99.5 99.2 99.0 98.7 98.5 98.2 98.0 97.7 97.9 98.2 98.4 98.6 98.8 99.0 98.7 98.4 98.1 97.8 97.5 97.2 97.9 98.6 99.3 100 100.0
Other central (Nkhota Kota, Mchinji, Dowa, Ntchisi, Dedza, Ntcheu) 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.4 99.5 99.5 99.6 99.7 99.8 99.7 99.6 99.6 99.5 99.4 99.3 99.5 99.7 99.8 100.0 99.9
Other northern (Chitipa, Karonga, Rumphi, Nkhata Bay) 100.0 99.9 99.7 99.6 99.4 99.3 99.2 99.0 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.2 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.0 99.0 99.2 99.5 99.7 99.9 99.9
Other southern (Balaka, Mwanza, Phalombe, Chiradzulu, Chikwawa, Nsanje, neno) 99.3 99.4 99.4 99.5 99.5 99.5 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.5 99.5 99.5 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.5 99.6 99.8 99.9 99.9
Salima 98.3 98.5 98.7 99.0 99.2 99.5 99.7 99.9 99.7 99.5 99.3 99.1 98.9 98.7 98.7 98.8 98.9 98.9 99.0 99.1 99.3 99.5 99.8 100 100.0
Thyolo 99.9 99.8 99.7 99.7 99.5 99.4 99.2 99.0 99.2 99.3 99.4 99.5 99.6 99.7 99.6 99.5 99.4 99.3 99.2 99.1 99.3 99.5 99.7 99.9 99.9
Zomba 99.9 99.7 99.5 99.3 98.9 98.5 98.1 97.7 97.6 97.5 97.5 97.4 97.3 97.3 97.4 97.5 97.7 97.8 97.9 98.1 98.6 99.0 99.5 100 100.0
Lighter numbers are estimates